With the tourists who have a short vacation but want to visit and explore the much spectacular scenery and historic sites, our one day trip will give you a full satisfaction guaranteed. There are many trip suggestions to interesting places around Phnom Penh such as Royal Palace, Independence Monument or Phnom Praset etc. with personal guide and carrying service. Let’s check it out.One day city sightseeing tour
The trip with gives you access to many famous places such as Royal Palace, National Museum, Toul Sleng Museum, Cheung Ek Killing Field, Independence Monument, Central Market, Wat Phnom Hill. This is an opportunity for visitors to enjoy the views and explore the history, culture, and architecture of the city. In particular, this is the private trip which means personal guide accompanies visitor, vouching customers get the best service. In the morning, the travel agency will pick you up and start the city tour. The first stop we visit four famous structures are Silver Pagoda which housing many national treasures and statues, Royal Palace (a complex of buildings for the residence of the king of Cambodia ), National Museum of Khmer Arts and Royal Pavilion as it were built on the same ground.After lunch, we will come to Toul Sleng Museum of Genocidal Crimes exhibiting pictures of victims in S-21 and Cheung Ek Killing Fields, Independence Monument in the center of the city. After that, we will come to Central Market for shopping and visit a well-known temple of the capital Phnom Penh, Wat Phnom.
Day tour exploring Phnom Praset – OU Dong
In this tour, we will take you to Phnom Praset, located 32km to the north of Phnom Penh is well-known for its unique temple architecture and OU Dong which was used to be the capital of Cambodia. This is a private tour lasted for four days which provides you an opportunity to relax and expand knowledge about the history of Cambodia.In the morning, we will pick you up from your hotel in Phnom Penh. The first stop is Phnom Praset to visit the Pre-Angkorian temple which stands on the top of a hill and was called as “Temple of the Perfect Woman”. From the hilltop temple, you could enjoy the fresh air and great scenery of rice fields surrounding.After that, we will go to Ou Dong and have picnic lunch prepared in advance here. In the afternoon, we will contemplate many temples and the three large stupas of three former kings which were preserved in Ou Dong. Then, we will pay a visit to Vihara of 18Cubit Buddha before come back to Phnom Penh.
Day tour visiting Phnom Kulen and Beng Melea
This is a private tour and the guide will take you to mountainous area Phnom Kulen named Holy Mountain to visit Liga carving which was the legacy of the God-kings in the ninth century. Sleeping Buddha, a statue of Buddha lying posture, is the most important iconographic of Buddhism. We also sightsee the Waterfall of Phnom Kulen which is the birthplace of ancient Khmer Empire and visit a Hindu temple in the Angkor Wat period – Beng Melea. This temple was built by stone and its name means “lotus pond” which is a popular place to the tourists.We will pick you up from your hotel in the morning and head to the Holy Mountain to visit Liga carving, the God-king’s legacy. Then, we move to visit one of the eight water sources, Sleeping Buddha, and the Waterfall of Phnom Kulen.
In the afternoon, we will explore Beng Melea. This is a large temple on the forest which was built in early 11th century by the King Suryavarman II. Its ancient appearance gives tourists have “lost temple” feel and eager to explore which makes it be preferable. After that, we will go back to the hotel and finish one day trip. One day trip is a good opportunity for tourist to explore Cambodia in general and Phnom Penh in particular with support from our experts of Ideal Travel Asia. Besides, this also is the best choice for individuals or family who has a short vacation.