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Hidden Cambodia Adventure Tours Team
Siem Reap, the magnificent temples of Angkor Wat, a world heritage
site and Hidden Cambodia . The base office is located in Siem Reap, on the road to Angkor, near the Sofitel and Meridien
Hotels. Hidden Cambodia, established in 2000, arose from the
needs of visitors seeking cultural and adventure trips to Cambodia
with a difference. They needed a respected planner and guide and Hidden Cambodia was
born. Since that time, our team has grown to 11 fulltime and the
services we offer have expanded.
now offers visitors exceptional opportunities to experience
holidays to bespoke tailor made holidays from 1 to 11 days and
Paul Hay, Director, originally from Phnom
Penh, has successfully been organizing cultural, incentive & adventure tours for groups
since 2000. With an intimate knowledge of these areas, the people,
their culture, he is the respected hand in logistics & team
management throughout the country. Hidden Cambodia has steadily
built a host of service providers and contacts that facilitate our
Sheila Connolly, Destination Manager,
originally from Ireland, assists guests from all corners of the
world in planning their schedules, in getting to Siem Reap
and on to their respective tours. A hotel manager, Sheila
graduated from BA Hotel Management in Galway and has worked in sales
and logistics in the Sheraton in Brussels, the Hilton in Midland,
Texas, the famous Omni Parker House hotel in Boston and a number of
hotels in Ireland including Great Southern Hotels. In Cambodia since 1999, you can rest assured that
the combination of her experience both in and outside of Cambodia
will provide you the best guidance to undertake the most unique
travel experience of your life. Support by a dynamic office staff of
Travel Planner, originally from Preah Veng came to
work in Siem Reap following completion her accounting degree
ihere . With this background and ten years experience in the
hospitality industry , Mrs. Ramey joined the team in 2010
and is skilled at developing detailed plans for guests
from all backgrounds and for all formats of holidays and events.
A very accommodating lady.
Sreneng , Travel Planner , from colonial
Battambong and also with a degree in accounting, joined
us as a travel planner in 2011 and works to detail
holidays and events closelyy with clients. She also works to expand
our client base and connects with world wide partners. A value
asset is her excellent communication skills and sense of humour.
Kohpeak, a new valuable addition to the team is
from Phnom Penh and based there. He works up and down and
through the Kingdom, heading out with guests and groups
for up to 21 days at a time. Evenly tempered, soft spoken,
professional in his manner with great insight and experience in all
areas of the country, we are delighted to have him on board
33 years old and a native of Siem Reap, is a
famous English Ministry of Tourism Guide for Angkor wat (English). He
leads both Hidden Cambodia cultural and adventure tours to
Koh Ker, Preah Vihear , Kulen, Beng Meela and neighboring provinces
. Very upbeat
experienced, respectful and knowledgeable. He
especially handles educational student groups from overseas
on week long programs.
Mr. Sarak , 35 from Siem Reap is an
English speaking Ministry of Tourism guide and as well as
enjoys guiding individuals and groups in country wide tours tours.
worked in only five star hotels prior to his career change to
guiding , guests feel comfortable and informed
throughout their whole tour.
is originally from Battembong and has been working in Siem Reap for
the last six years. She is a English Ministry of Tourism Guide for Angkor
Wat and know the place inside out for those wishing to avoid
the crowds. She leads both Hidden Cambodia cultural and adventure tours
to the lake, Beng Melea & and Kulen . She is especially
popular with expat families and individual travelers
Mr. Dara, 37 , from Siem Reap is a
Russian speaking Ministry of Tourism guide. He spent
time in Moscow studying on scholarship. As we have been welcoming an
increasing Russian speaking guests, his services have been
Alan is a qualified
English Ministry of
Tourism guide (English & Spanish) for Angkor and specializes
in accompanying guests as they tour the Siem Reap Angkor complex.
She provides guests with an in-depth knowledge of the various temples
and their place in history.
Savann, 36 and from Siem Reap is a specialized Eco-tourism
guide and conducts all our walking, trekking and Tonle Sap
tours. She has an extensive involvement in various NGO projects
related to the environment and the great lake as well as other
Lim Hay , Guide
and Ground Transport Paul Hays brother, is 37 years and a native of Kampong Cham
He is more commonly known as "Mr. Slim" and he
guides & coordinates all ground
transport and cultural tours throughpout the country. Always optimistic
and forever smiling, Mr. Slim provides invaluable support,
back up assistance to all areas of tour operations and character. A
man for all weather and all situations.
Mr. Den, Driver,
tour & sweeper support,
a native of Khampong Cham and a
nephew of Paul Hay's, Mr. Den works with all incoming tours , both
cultural and adventure, to support in a number of different
ways... taxi, 4wd, camp set up, assists with motorbikes.
Handy man at a BBQ. An easy going nature and his hard
work ethic makes him a hit with clients.
Map from Siem Reap is the senior mechanic
in the dirt bike shop section and
works primarily to support dirt bike, 4WD & eco-tourism trips.
He rides like an add for the "No Fear"
jerseys and he's been the length and breath of the country more than
few times in the last five years. His gentle manner and helping hand makes guests feel relaxed and
Po, update for all of our older clients:
Mr Po, after two years of trying to hold on to him
moved back to his home place and joined his local monastery. He
is now the Head Monk in Phum Rolous, near Bakong.
Will post some updates in facebook for those of you who
remember him in action.
(left) 54 and from Bakong, just outside Siem Reap, is
the " The Uncle of Security" and provides security for the
base office and support for larger groups at overnight locations and
adventure days. PO's the man. If he can't fix it, no one can.
Natures gentleman. Works for special adventure events and groups.
Ms Alin has
been with us some time and coordinates our household staff, travels with groups of guests when
needed, especially for large groups, and to locations such has Koh Ker and the lake .
Known for her upbeat manner and great food . She also assists in the
office in planning.
Ms Rasmey , manage the Hidden Cambodia base , Koh
Ker lodge and food in location such as Khmapong Khleng, Kulen
mountain, Preah Bakan and overnight camps for those coming and going.
Tour representatives outside of Cambodia.
We have reps throughout the world.. Norway, USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand,
Russia, Ireland , England.
Please see the contacts page.