Bring the entire family on a trip to discover the heart of Cambodia, the place where Angkor history was crafted. With endless options for exploring the World Heritage of Angkor temples, the colorful villages, kayaking through the floating village, this family trip has something for everyone. The whole family can enjoy leisurely bike rides by day, and enjoy a delicious local cuisine as well as shop local artisan. Your family is about to experience a different culture, a different lifestyle, a different landscape, and Siem Reaper can’t wait for you to begin the journey!
Featuring free Wi-Fi throughout the property, a sun terrace with a swimming pool and a garden, Central Corner d'Angkor is located in Siem Reap. Conveniently set in the Wat Bo area district, this hotel is set 400 meters from King's Road Angkor. The property offers a shared lounge. The hotel is regularly inspected by Siem Reaper’s team to ensure they keep to the very high standards the clients have come to expect. The accommodation is a high-quality hotel with very good facilities for a city-center property.
Each and every night you will retreat to Central Corner d’Angkor with a private family room. This family room features air conditioning and tile / marble floor. All rooms in the hotel are equipped with a flat-screen TV. All units will provide guests with a fridge.
Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Pub Street, Angkor Wat, and Angkor Trade Center. The nearest airport is Siem Reap-Angkor International Airport (REP), eight kilometers from Central Corner d'Angkor.
Upon arrival at the airport in Siem Reap, you will be met by Siem Reaper tour guide who will be waiting to transfer you to your hotel to check in. You’ll have time to rest before a short round of introductions to your trip and familiarizing yourself with your bike. After everything was set up, you’ll head out for your welcome dinner introducing you to Khmer cuisine and enjoy the creative local dinner.
You will head to Phare Circus, where their shows tell stories of Cambodian history through a mix of music, dance, and acrobats, in addition to meeting the talented performers.
After breakfast at the hotel, you will start biking the morning temple exploration at the most illustrious temple with fewer crowds. First, you will visit Ta Prohm which is unique in that it has been left largely as it was found - overgrown by jungle trees and vines, with many parts of the temple crumbling to the ground. This makes the so-called Tomb Raider temple, as it was used during the filming of the movie, one of the most picturesque and memorable temples of the Angkor complex.
You will then head out to the ancient city of Angkor Thom, enter the city through the ancient gate, an impressive stone gate carved with elephants and four giant faces. From here, continue to Bayon Temple, found in the center of the city famed as the enigmatic faces representing the 54 provinces of the Great Khmer Empire. The Terrace of the Elephants and the Terrace of the Leper King are also must-visits as they are both known for their intricate bas-reliefs. You will take a break at lunchtime and stop at the local restaurant to enjoy tasteful Cambodian dishes.
Lastly, you will bike to the gem of the Angkor complex, Angkor Wat. Following your tour leader, you will be mesmerized by the rich history and symbolism of this unique ancient temple. Afterward, you will return to your hotel.
Today, you’ll have a great ride out of the hustle and bustle of Siem Reap’s downtown to the wonderful views of Siem Reap countryside through paddy fields and stunning scenery to explore the everyday life of Cambodians. There are multiple scenic places for you to stop, including rice fields, local market, mushroom farm, rice wine distillation, lotus farms, and village handicraft. You’ll enjoy lunch at a local restaurant, providing the opportunity to try the delicious Cambodian cuisine.
Return back to town and take a break at your hotel before the transfer to Angkor Silk Farm where you can see the whole silk creation process from growing the food for the silkworms, breeding the worms, silk extraction, spinning and refinement, traditional dyeing to looming. Angkor Silk Farm is part of the Artisans Angkor, a not-for-profit organization set up to revive Cambodia’s artistic pursuits and provide employment opportunities in poor rural areas.
After having breakfast, you will drive out of town on a newly paved road to the most remote area of Kompong Khleang. Once you reach there, you’ll walk around the area to explore the housing. The houses are built on stilts, adapted to withstand flooding experienced during the rainy season. After exploring the village, you will kayak down the river and further discover sunken fields and floating forests.
Your tour comes to an end this morning. There are no activities on your final day and you are free to leave at any time. Your time will be at leisure until your transfer to Phnom Penh International Airport (PNH) for your onward flight and says goodbye to your tour leader.
Each activity comes with an experienced tour guide responsible for offering local insight, pursuing great experiences, and make every tour exceptional. Siem Reaper guides are trained to make your trip magical. They know that it’s the unexpected surprises that make a trip memorable. That’s why the guides pride themselves on anticipating your needs before you ask.
This cycling vacation will be held in Siem Reap, Cambodia. It will cover places such as Ta Prohm, Angkor Thom, Bayon Temple, Terrace of the Elephants, Terrace of the Leper King, Angkor Wat, and Kompong Khleang.
The meals are characterized by fresh, seasonal ingredients, prepared in a simple, classic style of Cambodia. Lunch offers bountiful selections of local specialties. Dinners are enjoyed at the local restaurant and feature hand-made food among other favorites. On other occasions, you’ll be free to choose your own restaurants to discover your own personal favorites! If you have any specific food requirements (vegetarian, vegan, food allergies), please inform in advance so that Siem Reaper can provide a notice to the restaurant or hotel where you will be served.
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