Angkor Archaeological Park
In the early morning , meet your guide at 4:40am for Angkor Wat sunrise as complex of largest monument in the world with masterpiece of scriptures of Hinduism legends that belonged to one of seven finest world heritages in the earth. Then, we back to hotel for breakfast and relax.
we start our tour in Angkor Thom south gate as the last city of Khmer empire for 3 square kilo meter with large moat and steep enclosure in front four faces of south gate. Next trip ,we continue to Bayon as many faces on 4 side of towers for Maha Yana Buddhism who represent 4 noble mind of Buddha in deep heart smiles and peaceful icons. we walk straight to Baphoun which is Hindu temple built before Angkor Wat in 11st Century but the big Reclining Buddha behind built in 16th Century & continue to Royal Palace Enclosure nearby with Elephant & Liper King Terrace and Sur Prot as still in complex of Angkor Thom.
In the next, we continue to outside Angkor Thom after that to Ta Nie as built by Jaya varaman VII that dedicated to his ancestor for Buddhist monastery with giant trees grow up on roof and enclosures or we hear the natural songs from our bird and insects . Any more, we get to Ta Prohm temple on small circuit road the one with a lot of gigantic root of trees over the temple and It's the place where Hollywood film company made a Movie "Tom Raider" and continue to Kravan temple as built in 9 century to Vishu god by king Isan varaman I from bricks, laterites and sand stone with pink scriptures inside the towers that installed holy shiva lingam but just left Yoni of Oma. We back to hotel
In the fresh morning, we start Preah Parilay as ruin complex in the jungle and Preah Khan which built by King Jayavarman VII dedicated to his father. It is a huge, highly exportable monastic complex, and served as a Buddhist monastery and school, engaging over 1000 monks. Continue to Neak Pean, a small island temple located in the middle of the last Barray, constructed by a Khmer King in the Angkor Area and we continue to nearby temple Ta Som, the small temple but classic,
Then, we rest for lunch for 1 hour and continue East Mebon, a large temple-mountain like ruin, rising three levels and crowned by five towers temple the most distant on the grand circuit road.
.After that, we head to Pre Rup (turn the body), was constructed in late 10th century dedicated to Hindu gods. This reflects the common belief among Cambodians that funerals were conducted at the temple. The last temple we will stop by visit as on the way Banteay Kdei which is Buddhist temple constructed in 12 century. The last, we continue to Bakeng temple as the best place for nice resting sunset for the red sunshine around the temple with linga of Shiva, green views, mountain and Angkor Wat towers .
Note: the period to limit the tourists on Bakeng mount as we will get you to there in early and then we will be waiting for more longer for sunset.
In early morning , meet your guide in lobby. Then, we travel to Banteay Srei or Ladies temple, the one which built by pink sandstone in half of 10th century by Hindu King Rajendravarman II for dedicated to trinity Gods in Hindu mainly Shiva. On the way back we’ll stop to see Sugar Palm villages the place where you’ll see local people are making sugar palm and on the way back w stop by visit Banteay Samre temple as Hindu temple constructed in 12 century.
We relax for lunch at noon and continue to Preah Ko as Sacred Bull derives its name from the three statues of sandstone located in the front of and facing the temple's central towers. Secondly, we move Bakong as the first temple mountain of sandstone constructed with structure took shape of stepped pyramid, popularly identified as temple mountain of early Khmer temple architecture. on the way back we stop for Local Market Phsa Leur, Old Market and Artisan d’Angkor, where it is famous for its traditional craft skills products are available such stone carving, wood carving, lacquering, gilding and silk processing. Then, we back to hotel for city at night.
Admission Ticket Not Included