Memorial Laos and Cambodia Itinerary 15 days | 14 nights

Start : Siem Reap
Finish : Luang Prabang
Destinations: Siem Reap - Battambang - Sihanoukville - Kampot - Kep - Phnom Penh - Vientiane - Luang Prabang

Day 1: Arrive Siem Reap   
Day 2: Siem Reap - Discovery of Angkor Temples [B;L]
Day 3: Siem Reap - Discovery of Angkor Temples [B;L]
Day 4: Siem Reap – Battambang [B;L]
Day 5: Battambang – Siem Reap [B ;L]
Day 6: Siem Reap – Sihanoukville (Flight) [B]
Day 7: Sihanoukville  [B;L]
Day 8: Sihanoukville – Kampot – Kep  [B;L]
Day 9: Kep – Phnom Penh [B;L]
Day 10: Phnom Penh  [B;L]
Day 11: Phnom Penh – Vientiane (Flight) [B;L]
Day 12: Vientiane – Luang Prabang (Flight) [B;L]
Day 13: Mekong River [B;L]
Day 14: Luang Prabang  [B;L]
Day 15: Depart Luang Prabang [B]

Day 1 – Arrive Siem Reap

  • Your local guide will meet you on arrival at the airport for a private transfer to your hotel. 
  • Free time after a long flight.
  • Meal on your own.
  • Overnight Siem Reap.

Day 2 – Siem Reap (B;L)

  • Morning tour to Banteay Srei and Banteay Samre, the birthplace of Khmer classical style architecture.
  • Lunch at local restaurant.
  • Visit also the Landmine Museum and the mystical Ta Prohm, unique for the overgrown roots of giant fig trees.
  • Dinner on your own.
  • Overnight in Siem Reap.

Day 3 Siem Reap (B;L)

  • Take a tuk-tuk to view sunrise over amazing Angkor Wat. Return to the hotel for breakfast, followed by private guided transfer to Tong Le Sap for a cruise on the lake known as the Great Lake of Cambodia.
  • Lunch at local restaurant.
  • Further sightseeing of the Angkor Temples this afternoon includes Angkor Thom, Bayon and Preah Khan. 
  • Dinner on your own.
  • Overnight in Siem Reap.

Day 4 – Siem Reap – Battambang (B;L)

  • Drive to Battambang, an elegant riverside town.
  • Lunch at local restaurant.
  • In the afternoon, visit Battambang Museum.
  • Dinner on your own.
  • Overnight in Battambang.

Day 5 – Battambang – Siem Reap (B;L)

  • Angkorian heritage can be seen on visits to Wat Phiphetaram, Wat Damrey Sar and Wat Kandai.
  • Take a guided walk through the local market before the private guided transfer back to Siem Reap, stopping at Artisans D’Angkor for fine art and crafts.
  • Dinner on your own.
  • Overnight in Siem Reap.

Day 6 – Siem Reap – Sihanoukville (B)

  • Transfer to Siem Reap airport for your flight to Sihanoukville. (Flight operates Mon, Wed & Fri only – subject to change.)
  • On arrival, transfer to your hotel.
  • Free time at your leisure!
  • Meals on your own.
  • Overnight in Siem Reap.

Day 7 – Sihanoukville (B;L)

  • Visit nearby Ream National Park, home to a number of endangered animals such as macaques, sun bears, dolphins, mouse deer, pangolins and over a hundred species of birds.
  • Board a local boat with your guide and explore the mangroves.
  • Climb up the watch tower for views over the area and observe several endangered bird species.
  • Continue by boat over open waters and observe the tranquillity and beauty of this untouched area.
  • Disembark at a white sand beach where picnic lunch is served and enjoy snorkelling and swimming.
  • Spend the afternoon on the island or head back to the National Park for a 5km guided trek through the forest.
  • Dinner on your own.
  • Overnight in Sihanoukville.

Day 8 – Sihanoukville – Kampot – Kep (B;L)

  • Travel towards Kampot, one of Cambodia’s most attractive towns.
  • The route passes stunning scenery with the Damrei (Elephant) Mountains as a constant backdrop.
  • Visit the Kampot Pepper Project and learn how Kampot pepper has been acknowledged by international chefs to be among the world’s best.
  • Continue to Kampot and enjoy lunch at a local restaurant overlooking the mountains and Kampot River.
  • Stroll through Kampot and observe the French colonial architecture, some beautifully restored, followed by a private guided drive to Kep.
  • Dinner on your own.
  • Overnight in Kep.

Day 9 – Kep – Phnom Penh (B;L)

  • Visit quiet Kampot and enjoy its river setting and French colonial architecture.
  • Also visit a small cave temple before touring Kep’s deserted villas.
  • Drive on to Phnom Da and the remains of the ancient walled city of Angkor Borei.
  • Take a speedboat ride to South of Takeo then continue by road to Phnom Penh.
  • Visit the Temple of Ta Prohm and the tragic Killing Fields on the way.
  • Dinner on your own.
  • Overnight in Phnom Penh.

Day 10 – Phnom Penh (B;L)

  • A full day tour of Phnom Penh is included, with visits to the Royal Palace, Silver Pagoda, National Museum, Toul Sleng Museum, and the Childsafe Centre where you will hear about efforts to care for local street children.
  • The day ends with a cyclo ride through the bustling streets of the capital. 
  • Dinner on your own.

Day 11 – Phnom Penh – Vientiane (B)

  • Leisure time until transfer to Phnom Penh airport for a flight to Vientiane.
  • On arrival transfer to hotel.
  • Free time at your leisure.
  • Meals on your own.
  • Overnight in Vientiane.

Day 12 – Vientiane – Luang Prabang (B)

  • In the morning, sightseeing in this quaint, sleepy capital, with its mix of Buddhist temples, fading French architecture and Chinese shophouses, includes visits to Wat Sisaket with its thousands of little Buddha statues, Wat Prakeo, Wat Simuang, That Luang, and the Patousai Monument, Vientiane’s Arc de Triomphe.
  • Transfer to the airport in the afternoon for a flight to Luang Prabang. Designated as a World Heritage Site, this former capital is one of the best preserved traditional cities in Southeast Asia.
  • On arrival transfer to Hotel
  • Meals on your own.
  • Overnight in Luang Prabang.

Day 13 – Mekong River (B;L)

  • Spend the morning cruising the mighty Mekong River.
  • Visit the mysterious Pak Ou Caves and stop at a riverside village where rice wine is produced then the village of Ban Muang Keo where traditional Lao textiles are woven on ancient wooden looms.
  • Return to Luang Prabang by road with the balance of the day at leisure.
  • Dinner on your own.
  • Overnight in Luang Prabang.

Day 14 – Luang Prabang (B;L)

  • On a sightseeing tour, visit the National Museum, explore the city’s fascinating array of shimmering temples and French colonial buildings, and climb Mount Phousi for panoramic views.
  • Lunch at local restaurant.
  • In the afternoon visit Kuangsi Water Falls.
  • Dinner on your own.
  • Overnight in Luang Prabang. 

Day 15 – Depart Luang Prabang (B)

  • Farewell Laos today as you transfer to the airport for your exit flight. (B)
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Price include

  •  All accommodation on double/twin  basis with daily breakfast 
  • Meals as indicated  (B = breakfast; L = Lunch; D = Diner). Special requirements  (vegetarian, diet etc.) could be arranged upon request
  • All transfers/ transport 
  • Tours with entrance fees, boat cruise, transfers and  English speaking during guided time 
  • Boat trip mentioned in program.
  • Flight tickets from: Siem Reap - Sihanoukville ; Phnom - Vientiane ; Vientiane - Luang Prabang.

Price exclude

  • Pre/post trip arrangement 
  • International airfares & airport taxes 
  • Visa and visa arrangement 
  • Travel insurance 
  • Meals not indicated 
  • Other personal expenses 
  • Tips and gratuities