The Best Cambodia Tour for the First-time Travelers

Starting from Phnom Penh, the capital of Cambodia, you will explore the best of Cambodia in 10 days. From the dark history of the Khmer Rouge in S21 prison to the ancient glory of the khan in Angkor Wat, from the lively local market to the peaceful island beach, you will experience the different sides of Cambodia all at once.
Travel Route: Phnom Penh - Kampot - Koh Rong - Siem Reap
Day: 10
Best for: First-timers
Tour Type: Escorted private tour with personal tour guide and vehicle
Why Travel with Us
We Live in this Country:
The specialist who designs this trip have lived in this country for several years, in some cases, born here. Our first-hand knowledge will help you have an authentic experience, making the most of your vaction.
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We guarantee 100% deposite refund during the pandemic, and provide 24/7 emergency service during the trip.


Get to Know Both Sides of Cambodia from the Capital

Visit Phnom Penh, the capital of Cambodia to know more about this land in both its glorious and dark sides. 

Have a Cambodia Cooking Class in Kampot

Visit the local market and learn to make some iconic Cambodian dishes in Kampot, the famous pepper plantation in Cambodia.

Relax in the best beach destinations on Koh Rong Island

Enjoy relaxing beach life and a variety of fun and exciting beach activities on the best island of Cambodia.

Trace back to the Glory of the Ancient Khmer Dynasty

Take a full-day trip to Angkor Wat to discover the mystery behind the ancient stone faces.

National Museum
Cambodian cooking class
Banteay Kdei

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Phnom Penh Arrival
Welcome to Cambodia!
Upon arrival, our guide will meet you at Phnom Penh International Airport and take you to your hotel.
The rest of the day is for you to take a good rest or have a leisure walk around to have a glimpse of the city.
Stay overnight in Phnom Penh.
Day 2: Phnom Penh Tour
Today’s tour starts with a visit to the Silver Pagoda, which is decorated with about 5,000 silver tiles on the floor. Then, you will visit the Royal Palace, where the Khmer Royal family lives.
The next trip to the National Museum will give you a detailed look at the history of Cambodia and a deeper understanding of the mysterious Khmer Culture. Today will end with a visit to the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum (S-21 Prison) and Choeung Ek (Killing Fields), where you will learn about the atrocities of the Khmer Rouge and the dark history and devastation that occurred at the Security Prison.
Stay overnight in Phnom Penh.
Silver Pagoda and Royal Palace
Day 3: Phnom Penh to Kampot
After breakfast, you will continue your Cambodia tour to Kampot, a peaceful riverside town surrounded by stunning mountain views.
Upon arrival, you will enjoy the scenery of the river by kayak. Just enjoy the sunshine while weaving slowly down the river!
Stay overnight in Kampot.
Experience Mekong River life by kayaking.
Day 4: Kampot Tour
Today’s tour starts with a visit to a local pepper plantation. Since the pepper produced in Kampot is world-class, you will learn more about farming the famous Kampot peppers by visiting the pepper plantation.
Then, you will head to the local market to get some fresh ingredients for a Cambodian cooking class in the afternoon. In the cooking class, you will learn how to make some iconic Cambodian dishes.
Stary overnight in Kampot.
Visit Kampot Pepper farm in Kampot.
Day 5: Kampot to Koh Rong
Today you will travel to Koh Rong, one of the best beach destinations in Cambodia. Located near the coast of Sihanoukville, Koh Rong is famous for its pristine white sandy beaches and warm crystal-clear ocean waters.
Upon arrival, you can relax and enjoy leisure beach time.
Stay overnight in Koh Rong.
Day 6: Koh Rong Tour
In the morning, you will take a long-tail boat to some of the best snorkel spots on the island. You can explore the underwater world as you like or just lie on the beaches to enjoy the sunshine.
Later, after back to your beach bungalows, you can enjoy a peaceful sunset after a day of activities, bringing your beach trip to a wonderful end.
Stay overnight in Koh Rong.
Enjoy the leisure day in Koh Rong beach.
Day 7: Koh Rong to Siem Reap
Say goodbye to the island paradise! Today you will transfer to Siem Reap, where the best remains of the Khmer Empire are.
After check-in at the hotel, the rest of the day is for you to take a good rest or have a leisure walk around to have a glimpse of the city.
Stay overnight in Siem Reap.
Day 8: Siem Reap Tour
Today, you will enjoy a full-day trip to Angkor Wat, the will of the Khmer Empire that once ruled much of Southeast Asia.
Your morning will begin with a tour of Ta Prohm, a site wrapped in giant silk-cotton trees and strangler figs through which you'll feel like you're in a Tomb Raider set.
Then you will come to Banteay Kdei, a smaller version of Ta Prohm. You will go through the Victory Gate, Terrace of the Leper King, Royal Palace, Baphuon Temple, and Bayon Temple. Weaving and climbing through winding tunnels and secret chambers, you can experience the mystery of the land up close.
After lunch, you'll have the whole afternoon to explore Angkor Wat, peering through the intricate and ancient stone carvings to see how it once flourished.
Stay overnight in Siem Reap.
Angkor Wat, the most iconic temple of Cambodia.
Day 9: Siem Reap Tour
After breakfast, you will first visit Banteay Srei. This temple, built in 976 AD and carved out of red sandstone, is one of the three sacred temples in Cambodia and is dedicated to the Hindu god Shiva.
In the afternoon, you will visit Tonle Sap Lake, the largest freshwater lake in Southeast Asia. You’ll enjoy the beautiful lake view and mangrove forests on a boat trip. Then, you will sit in Kampong Phluk village on the lake to discover the life of the local people who live on the water.
Stay overnight in Siem Reap.
Banteay Srei is one of the most elaborate temples at Angkor, Cambodia.
Day 10: Siem Reap Departure
Say goodbye to Cambodia.
You are free to arrange your time before taking the scheduled transfer to the airport.
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Service Included

Private English-speaking tour guide
Local transfers mentioned in the itinerary
All entrance ticket fees for sightseeings listed in the itinerary
Meals as specified in the itinerary
Hotel accommodation
Governmental taxes

Service Excluded

International flight to and out of Cambodia
Cambodia visa
Lunches and dinners as not listed in the itinerary
Tips and gratitude to the guide and driver
Personal expenses, like laundry, phone call, snacks, soft drinks, etc.

Cambodia Travel Restriction 2022

Cambodia has reopened to overseas visitors on September 15, 2021.

If you have received at least two doses of the COVID-19 vaccine, then you do not need to be quarantined and are free to travel to Cambodia after applying for a visa.

For the latest and more detailed information about entering Cambodia, please feel free to contact us.

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