Duration: 3 D
Destinations: Siem Reap–Kompong Luong–Kampong Chhnang–Kampong Tralach–Phnom Penh
Enjoy a luxury cruise holiday with Toum Tiou Cruise on the Mekong river in Cambodia. Here you will explore the great Tonle Sap Lake, learn about the local Khmer fishing people living in stilted houses on the water and visit the hidden remote villages in the rural area of Kampong Chhnang.
Day 1: Siem Reap- Kompong Luong-Kampong Chhnang
Day 2: Kampong Chhnang-Kampong Tralach-Phnom Penh
Day 3: Phnom Penh Highlights
Welcome to Siem Reap, home of the mysterious Angkor temples! Settle into your cabin and prepare for a breathtaking 3 day adventure to Cambodia's industrious Capital City. Your journey will begin in the late morning, where you will be transferred to the Phnom Krom boat pier by your private tour guide. You will then take a local boat to the Toum Tiou Cruise. After check-in, you will begin your cruise tour by crossing the Tonle Sap Lake.Enjoy your lunch on board while we continue to cruise toward Kompong Luong. Upon your arrival, you will take a small local boat to discover the incredible floating villages.To end our first day, you will return to the cruise for a welcome dinner. The rest of the day is free for you to relax on board.
This morning, we will continue our cruise to Kampong Chhnang, one of the largest fishing ports on the Tonle Sap River. Kampong Chhnang is also known for its market and pottery-making villages nearby which produce enough pottery to supply the entire country.You will then be given lunch on board before continuing on to Kampong Tralach to see its stunning pagoda and outstanding century-old mural paintings. You will also be able to enjoy a nice view of the rice paddies.We will then return to your cruise for farewell cocktails and dinner in the afternoon. Enjoy the last evening on board.
After breakfast, we will begin by making our way to Koh Chen, a wonderful silversmith village on a small island just north of Phnom Penh. Next, we will visit Cambodia's old capital, Oudong, the site of the royal stupas.After a final lunch on board, you will arrive in Phnom Penh. You will be dropped off at the pier to continue your onward journey.
Note: Due to the low level of the water in the lake from March to July, the boat may not be able to cross the lake to reach Siem Reap. During this period, the visit of the floating village of Chnol Tru will be done, instead of the floating village of Kompong Luong and the passenger will cross the lake by small speed boats, the timing remains unchanged.