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Day Tours- Angkor, lake & beyond
Cycle, Camp Tours
Bringing you to the heart of
International Half Marathon 09
4 days, 3 nights
Combine the Angkor marathon
and a host of various races with the splendor of Angkor, the charm
of Siem Reap and the excitement of the beautiful countryside.
A itinerary made by
marathon runners for a marathon group and designed to keep them
interested, in shape and active. This combines the Angkor Wat
International Half Marathon with Angkor, Kulen Mountain & National
Park and the Tonle Sap lake with 2 treks worked in.
L, D, Accom
Early Morning arrival
and collection at Siem Reap International Airport. Morning
welcome orientation to discuss itinerary, restaurants, maps etc .
Depart for Angkor
but collect Race Kit for Marathon pm way. Air conditioned minibus
and Ministry of Tourism Guide to complete a tour of Angkor - the big
in a local air-conditioned restaurant & return to Angkor.
Visit Pre Rup, Eastern Mebon, Ta Som, Neak Pan and Preah Khan.
of Apsara dancing in a traditional air conditioned theatre with a
served dinner with transport for the evening. Drop off at old
market area for walk around before transfer back to hotel if
required. Overnight at Hotel
Dec 4, 10
6.30 am Depart for
Phnom Kulen, a sacred mountain and national park where the sandstone for most
of the Angkor Temples was quarried. Just an hours drive outside Siem
Reap, this mountain has a spectacular approach to the summit. Two
options are available to guests - to be driven to the top
or trek from the rear of the mountain for 2 hours, great
exercise in preparation to the big marathon day. Stunning river
carved beds and waterfalls
11.30 am Lunch followed by
transfer to Kbal Spean, River of a Thousand Lingas where we
trek or walk 20 minutes to this series of waterfalls and carved
river beds. Follow on the Banteay Serai temple, the citadel of
women, located 35 kms from Siem Reap. Free for dinner, overnight at Hotel
Sat, Dec 5, 10
guests and transfer to Angkor Wat Complex for the start of the Siem
Reap International Half Marathon. We can provide tuk tuks and
minibus to ferry guests back following the race as guests finish in
various stages. Well done!!
2.00pm - Visit Angkor Wat
and the south gate of Angkor Thom, the smiling faces of the
Bayon, the royal viewing Terrance of the Leper King and the
Elephants. Sunset at Phnom Bakheng.
Dec 6, 10
Kampong Kleng half day - Fishing community of the Tonle sap lake
main port in Siem Reap, it takes about 3 hours to reach this town, but
we travel by road to reduce the time and distance by boat and then it
just takes about 30 minutes to reach Kampong Kleng by boat once you have
reached the edge of the flooded lake. High on
adventure and truly the Hidden Cambodia). Board a motorboat to
Kampong Kleng, (meaning the village of the stilts), a lively
commercial fishing village located south of Siem Reap and on the edge of
the Tonle Sap lake.
houses are stilted and some are up to four and five meters tall. Our
guide explains the live hood of the people and their daily activities. Enter the stilted village, now flooded and
travel through this large town through to a more separate Vietnamese
village on to the edge of the Tonle Sap. Here we stop to look at the
houses, the gardens, the small shops, the array of animals and dogs
that live on houseboats etc. Further out we visit those actively
fishing shrimps and other fish using an assortment of hand held and
larger fish traps. Our guide explains these centuries old practices they
use today and we view the great expanse of the largest freshwater lake
in the world as it head south. Here this family repair nets for
living and have their own fish farm. They have a very comfortable
house with a toilet and we take a small portion of their decking to lay
a mat and have lunch prepared by Hidden Cambodia staff while taking in
the view. ack through the many waterways to visit the main central part of Kampong
Kleng once again. Visit the interesting house of our boat driver,
see a river back street from his balcony, the neighborhood and his
wife’s rural kitchen. Back on the boat and out again to visit the local
wat, market and school, located on an island in the middle of the
town! Some interesting murals honor Buda and it may be possible
to get a blessing by local monks, for a small donation to the wat.
requested by guests so that they can hear the chanting! Our last stop is
a prominent family’s beautiful wood house, a home and commercial
location to see their crocodile business and to avail of their
pristine tiled toilets!
Transfer to Siem Reap International airport for afternoon departure.
Breakfasts - Full American and
Asian buffet breakfast. Lunch - flexible option including vegetarian
available. Please let us know
day, 3 night 4WD adventure trip includes all transfers by taxi, minibus
or large bus with an experienced driver, English
speaking Ministry of Tourism Guide for Angkor and Hidden Cambodia guides
for the Tonle sap Lake and Kulen mountain, 3 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 1 dinner
with Apsara performance, chilled water throughout, snacks, 3 days
pass to Angkor, entrance to Kulen Mountain adn the lake communities, boat charges, any local fees
such as road levies,
charges and toils.
Entry to Angkor Wat International Marathon
Alcoholic beverages, mixed or soft drinks, hotel incidentals such as
phone calls or laundry & travel protection insurance.
Based on per person
sharing. For a personalized quote- please send us an email.
Angkor Way Hotel, 3 star - $495
Angkor Holiday Hotel
- High 3 star - $540
Hotel - 4 Star - $641
Tara Angkor Hotel
- 4 Star - $596.00
Hotel - 4 Star - $641
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