Immersion and hikes - Cambodia

This stay allows you to discover all the facets of Cambodia from the discovery of the essentials to immersion with the locals in remote villages.

D1: Arrival in Siem Reap

Reception at the airport and transfer. Free day.

D2: Siem Reap - Angkor Thom

Transfer at 6.30am at the gates of Angkor Thom, "the great royal city". Hike on the city wall. Ride
towards the temple of towers with 4 faces, the Bayon. Then, direction Baphoun, the Royal Palace followed by the elephant terrace. Finally, the temple of Wat Tep Phnom. After lunch, departure for the temples of Preah Khan, Ta Nei and Ta Phrom (place of the film Tom Raider). Return to Siem Reap by vehicle. Dinner and Apsara dance show. Walking: 3-4h

D3: Siem Reap - Around Angkor Wat

Day trekking through the capitals of Angkor with its forest and temples. Transfer to Banteay Samre. Then hike on the Mebon Oriental dike. Discover the villages and rice fields by going to Pre Rup. Transfer to Bantey Kdei and Srah Srang. Lunch with a family and walk through the forest for a twilight on Angkor Wat. Return to Siem Reap by vehicle. Dinner in town. Walking: 3-4h

D4: Siem Reap - Phnom Kulen

Transfer to the pilgrim path to climb to the top of Phnom Kulen (2h walk, + 300m), sacred mountain of the Khmers. Walk in the forest with swimming at the waterfall. In the afternoon, walk. View of the region, then reach the village at the top. Walking: 4h

D5: Phnom Kulen

Breakfast with our hosts. Walk to a village in Kulen to meet artisans: farmers, fish farmers ... Discover the way of life,
social projects implemented on the Kulen ... Picnic in a village to discover the school and, if possible, its pupils. At the end of the afternoon, return to our hosts to prepare dinner. Walk: 2-3h

D6: Phnom Kulen - Banteay Srei - Siem Reap

After breakfast with our hosts, hike in the jungle, the limestone plains and tall grass to see Srah Dumrei, monolith 6m high in 10th century sandstone. Arrival at the Phnom Kulen waterfall for lunch. Transfer to the temple and village of Banteay Srei. Visit this temple. Return by vehicle to Siem Reap. Free dinner. Walking: 4-5h

J7: Siem Reap - Koh Ker - Stung Treng

Transfer to the banks of the Mekong. Visit the temple of Beng Mealea en route, as well as the mountain temple of Koh Ker. Arrival at Stung Treng. Town tour. Vehicle: 6-7h

D8: Stung Treng - Mekong - Irrawady

Return by boat to Laos. Then walk in the
forest towards waterfalls. Return to the boat to a small island to see the Irrawady dolphins. Meeting with fishermen. Swimming if possible. Walking: 2h. Boat: 3h

D9: Stung Treng - Mondolkiri

Road to Sen Monorom, in the province of Mondolkiri. Visit of a coffee plantation with tasting. Arrival in Pulung. Vehicle: 6h

D10: Mondolkiri

Transfer from our trek. Possibility to approach elephants with their mahouts and feed them. Pause to observe them. Then departure to the waterfall. Lunch
near the waterfall with traditional dishes. Bathing. Walk in the Mondolkiri rainforest. Then return to our hosts. Walking: 3-4h

D11: Mondolkiri

Hiking day in the region. Arrival at a waterfall. Swimming and picnicking nearby. Then arrived at a village of the Phnong minority. Night in guest house or country hotel in Sen Monorom. Walking: 4-5h

D12: Mondolkiri - Kratie Mékong

Departure for Kratie, former colonial city of the Mekong. Crossing by public ferry to reach an island. Walk to discover the villages and their daily life. Overnight homestay on Koh Trong Island. Vehicle: 3-4h. Walk: 1 hour

D13: Kratie - Phnom Penh

Morning hike on an island of the Mekong then return by public ferry to our vehicle. Departure for Phnom Penh. Night at the hotel. Vehicle: 6h

D14: Phnom Penh

Morning wake up. Visit the main square of the Royal Palace for a Tai Chi class. The gestures are quite simple and the
children have fun. Return to the hotel for breakfast. Departure by pedicab through the lively districts, and the
markets. Lunch with a cooking class, accompanied by a Cambodian chef. Visit the Royal Palace and the Silver Pagoda. Discovery of the Olympic stadium. Finally, stroll on the quays. Free dinner.

D15: Departure

Free time until transfer to the airport.

Included:
- Accommodation: hotel, homestay, campsite, bungalow
- Meals except D1 and lunch / dinner at Phnom Phen
- Entrances to sites and museums
- Activities and transfers
- official French-speaking guide from D1 to D13
- French speaking local guide on D14

Not included:
- international flight
- visa (possible at the airport for 35 USD with a photo ID)
- personal insurance
- tips

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Duration (in days): 15
Period:
january
february
march
april
may
june
july
august
september
october
november
december
Minimum number of persons: 4
Physical level: Tranquil
Main activity: Walk