Discover more with our in-depth temple tour of Angkor and beyond
Take time to visit and explore the temples of Northwest Cambodia, seeing local life on the Tonle sap lake and rural villages on the way – see Angkor and beyond with WAM tour as your experienced guide.
Discover Angkor Wat and the surrounding temples
In this 12 day, 11 night tour you’ll visit the magnificent Angkor Wat temple, learn its history and that of the vast city of temples surrounding it including the hand dug reservoir the Western Baray and the finely carved pink sand stone ‘lady temple’ Banteay Srei all carefully explained by your experienced WAM guide. The pre Angkorian capital city of Hariharalaya, now known as the Rolous Group will reveal the origins of the Angkor temples and give opportunity to see countryside life in Cambodia, quiet and peaceful, yet just minutes’ drive from Siem Reap town.
Experience life on the Tonle Sap lake
Take a boat trip on the Tonle Sap, the largest fresh water lake in South East Asia with great bird watching opportunities. Discover the flooded forest and spend time with the local community learning their customs and seeing how they adapt their lifestyle to their floating, ever changing environment.
Explore far flung temples and hidden sights
Preah Vihear, the temple atop of the mountain on the border of Thailand will show you the splendour of the Khmer civilisation, with stops to explore lesser visited temples including Koh Ker, Boeung Mealea and Phnom Kulen, the birthplace of the Khmer empire.
A homestay in the small village of Banteay Chhmar will allow you to visit the temple of the same name at your leisure and relax surrounded by Cambodian village life.
Savour Khmer culture with handpicked experiences
Specifically selected local restaurants and cultural performances like the exceptional Cambodian circus, Ponleu Selpak and the workshops of Artisan d’Angkor who are preserving traditional crafts one student at a time add to the balance of your journey; a taste of modern Cambodian life amongst the ancient Angkor temples.