Day 1: Phnom
Penh – Tonle Bati - Takeo – Phnom Da – Kampot – Kep (L,D)
Depart from Phnom Penh for Kampot. En route, stop at Tonle Bati and
visit Ta Prohm temple (12-13 centuries) and Yeay Peau temple (12th
century). Visit the Prasat Neang Khmao, the temple of the Black
Virgin (10th century). Visit a silk weaving village before
proceeding to Takeo.
Lunch at local restaurant.
Take a boat from Takeo to Phnom Da (please note that the speedboat
does not have a cover or any shade – hat and sun tan cream
essential). Visit Phnom Da temple, a pre-Angkorian laterite tower
(6th century) and Asram Maharoseil (6th century), an Indian-style
sandstone temple constructed in a style unlike any other temple in
Cambodia (the climb up is easy as this particular Phnom ‘hill’ is
not very high. The path up to the temple is steep, over some
big rocks). Return to Takeo by boat and continue to Kep, formerly
known as Kep-sur-Mer. This beautiful coastal area was once the
favorite holiday spot for Cambodia’s French-influenced elite.
Proceed to Kampot and check-in at hotel. Dinner at local restaurant
and accommodation at Borei Bokor Hotel (best available).
Day 1:Kampot - Bokor National Park – Kompong Som
Drive to Bokor National Park; a pleasant 30 minutes forest walk will
take you to the Popokvil Waterfalls. Access is difficult
during the wet season and there may be no water in the dry season -
however, the walk is pleasant at any time!
Visit the long abandoned hill station of Bokor Mountain: discover
the ruins of the former Royal Residence, the church, the casino
hotel and (weather permitting) enjoy an amazing view of the southern
Picnic lunch provide at the site.
Drive back down the mountain and continue along the coast and the
Damrei (Elephant) Mountains to Kompong Som (Sihanoukville). Check-in
at hotel (vehicle and guide return to Phnom Penh). Dinner and
accommodation at hotel.
Breakfast at hotel.
Day at leisure (no car and guide)
Lunch and Dinner not included (at own account)
Accommodation at hotel.
Day 4:Sihanoukville – Phnom Penh (B)
Breakfast at hotel.
Free at leisure to enjoy the beach.
Return to Phnom Penh in the afternoon with private car without
Transfers and tours with local English or French speaking guide. 1 FOC
in single room based on minimum 15 paying pax, accommodation in shared
twin rooms at indicated hotels or similar, meals as specified in the
program (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner), entrance fees, service
charges, room tax and baggage handling.
Pre-post arrangement; travel insurance, visa, other meals, personal
expenses; Christmas and New Year's Eve Dinners.
Sokha Beach Resort
Street 2 Thnou, Sangkat 4, Mittapheap District, Sihanoukville,
Kingdom of Cambodia
Tel: (855 34) 935 999, Fax:(855 34) 935 88
Borei Bokor HotelN0.
39 Street, Vithei Angkor, Kampot Province, Kingdom of Cambodia
Tel. (855 12) 820 826