3 DAY ANGKOR WAT OVERLAND TOUR
DAY ONE - March 29th Saigon to Siemreap
Leave Ho Chi Minh City by air for Siemreap. Upon arrival at Siem Reap International airport, VIP Visas to Cambodia will be arranged. Your guide will pick you up and transfer you to check into the Le Meridien Hotel. After check-in you will visit the Siemreap Old Market. Back at the hotel, time to relax before dinner at Apsara Theatre. Dinner is accompanied by a traditional Apsara performance. Included is one soft drink or local beer or house wine.
DAY TWO - March 30th Siemreap
After breakfast at the hotel, you will drive to the South Gate of Angkor Thom and visit the Leper King and the famous Bayon, its giant stone faces one of the most recognizable images connected to classic Khmer art and architecture. The curious smiling faces are said to be the representation of King Jayavarman VII, the creator of the Bayon Temple. Then proceed to visit the fabulous Ta Prohm Temple, embraced by the roots of enormous fig trees. Lunch will be at a local restaurant.
Transfer to Bantey Srei Temple, the beautiful 'Women's Citadel' located 32 kms far from Siem Reap town. This is Cambodia's last major Khmer temple to be re-discovered.
In the afternoon, proceed to visit the magnificent Angkor Wat. This is the largest and most breath-taking temple in Cambodia. Enjoy sunset on Angkorwat. After your memorable visit, you will drive back to the hotel and you will have time to freshen up before your dinner at the hotel. Included is one soft drink or local beer or house wine.
DAY THREE - March 31st Siemreap - Bangkok
Breakfast at hotel and check out. Transfer to the airport for your departure flight to Bangkok.
Overland Program Step by Step:
Please note: The order of sites visited may vary to avoid congestion. The flights and timings indicated are only approximate, and are given here for general reference purposes and are subject to change.
1:00pm Transfer from the ship in Ho Chi Minh City to the Tan Son Nhat Airport.
3:30pm Fly VN 829 to Siemriep (flight details subject to change)
4:30pm Meet your tour guide and transfer to the hotel to check in
5:30pm Visit Siemreap Old Market
7:00pm Transfer to the Apsara Theatre for dinner and show. Included is one soft
drink or a local beer or house wine.
9:00pm Overnight at the Le Meridien Hotel or similar
Breakfast at the hotel
8:0am Transfer to Angkor Thom and Bayon temple.
8:15am Visit Angkor Thom complex. Visit the Southern Gate of Angkor Thom and the
famous Bayon complex. Move on to the Phimean Akas Temples, the Elephants
Terrace & Leper King,
9:30am Transfer to the Ta Prohm Temple, embraced by the roots of enormous fig trees.
10:00am Visit the Ta Prohm Temple.
11:15am Transfer to local restaurant for lunch.
11:30am Have lunch with one soft drink or a local beer or one bottle of water
12:30pm Depart for Bantey Srey temple.
1:30pm Visit Bantey Srei, the beautiful 'Women's Citadel' located 32 kms far from
Siem Reap town.
2.30pm Proceed to visit the World Heritage Magnificence of Angkor Wat.
03:30pm Visit the whole complex of Angkorwat.
5.00pm Choose a good place to enjoy sunset,
6.00pm Drive back to hotel.
7:00pm Dinner at the hotel. Included is one soft drink or a local beer or house wine. Overnight at the Le Meridien Hotel or similar
Breakfast at hotel and check out.
8:00am Transfer to the airport for your departure for Bangkok.
9:45am Fly PG924 to Bangkok (flight details subject to change)
11:00am Arrival in Bangkok and transfer to join the EVENT "Royal Bangkok Overnight"
OR transfer back to the pier
**Important - please note:
For those guests who are sailing on VOY130316D (Full Cruise), there is an event planned in Bangkok which needs to be booked separately. If you book this overnight event you will be transferred from the airport directly to the lunch venue for the event where you will join the rest of the guests participating.
For those who do not wish to participate in the event OR your cruise booking is not applicable for the event, you will be transferred directly to the pier from the airport.
Accommodation at Le Meridien Hotel in Siem Reap or similar property
Full land transportation in Siem Reap including an English speaking guide
All sightseeing and excursions as per itinerary with Angkor Wat entrance fee for 1 day's pass.
1 Lunch, 2 dinners and two breakfasts.
1 soft drink or a local beer or wine at each meal
Airfare from Saigon to Siem Reap and from Siem Reap to Bangkok
Any meals or drinks not listed above
Any additional expenses incurred at the hotel (phone, mini bar, dry cleaning etc)
Please note: Land programs that encompass multiple days ashore customarily include extensive and prolonged activity, while those of shorter durations typically have more moderate activity levels. However, each program varies and participants should be prepared to negotiate a mixture of surfaces which may include: inclines, cobblestones, sand, and gravel or natural paths. There may also be a need to climb steps or stairs on occasion. Wheelchair guests and those with mobility concerns are advised to check with the cruise line in advance to see if any portion of the tour program may not be considered suitable for their individual situation. Weather appropriate clothing; caps; sunglasses; and flat, comfortable walking shoes are generally recommended.