Join our friendly local guide for some serious temple-hopping, nature appreciation and an in-depth look at local life in Siem Reap. Together we’ll explore the most interesting and beautiful temples of Banteay Srei has to offer, visit a South East Asia’s largest butterfly center, enjoy a traditional Khmer lunch and we’ll meet the locals in Preah Dak village to find out about the production of sugar in the area. History, nature, a boat trip, and sugar cane candy, it’s a match made in perfect tour heaven.
|DEPARTURE POINT||Pickup from Traveler’s Hotel in Siem Reap City|
|DEPARTURE TIME||8:00 AM|
|ENDING POINT||Drop off at centrally located hotels in Siem Reap|
This tour is friendly with children from 6 years old to 11 years old. Please select “Child” on the booking form when booking. Children below the age of 6 are not permitted on this tour.
For your Adore Adventures, You will be joining a small group of 10 people. But if you would like to make a larger group size your own, please contact us.
Confirmation of Booking:
If you have your voucher, means your booking is confirmed. Please save it in your mobile or tablet and show our local guide at the starting point of the tour. If you have any requirements or concerns please fill up in the “Order notes” on the booking form.
At the beginning of the trip, there is an option to upgrading from 1-day to 3-day Temple Pass for an additional USD25. Please inform to your local tour guide about this.
For most of the year, the weather is hot while visiting temples. To facilitate this, please inform your tour guide to stop at the stores or local market to purchase water and snacks. Please keep hydrated bring hats, sunscreen or an umbrella to protect yourself from the hot day.
Additional Information: Please note that tours are not canceled in case of rain.
Banteay Srey Focus tour itinerary is designed to experience with the lifestyle of Banteay Srei community which locates nearby of Siem Reap town. It is connected to Ruins of Angkor and local people. This tour is focusing the Banteay Srei community plus few other temples at the grand circle of Angkor area.
Stop at the Banteay Srey Butterfly Centre to learn how butterfly lives and transforming from a worm into a beautiful butterfly. It will well explain by a friendly and knowledgeable staff will greet you on your arrival and will explain the background to the project and about butterfly life-cycle and ecology. Afterward, go directly to the Banteay Srei Temple. Banteay Srei Temple is a small beautiful pink temple which built to dedicate to Shiva. Considered by many to be the jewel in the crown of Angkorian art, this temple boasts some of the finest and best-preserved stone carvings in the site. Then spend 15 minutes trekking to the Boat Community next to the temple then enjoy a tasty Khmer lunch before heading to boating on the ancient lack about 20 minutes. At that time, you can pick up some lotus flowers and leaves.
On the way back, stop to see the sugar palm community at Preah Dak village a biggest sugar palm producer community in Siem Reap and you will learn how they produce this organic sugar and sugar palm candy. After that, we stop at other two main temples in the grand circle of the Angkor area. Those are Neak Pean temple is an artificial island with the Buddhist temple on a circular island in Jayatataka Baray. This temple was built during the reign of King Jayavarman VII. Then the last stop at Preah Khan Temple one of a temple that built in the 12th century for King Jayavarman VII to dedicate to his father.
We will then head back into Siem Reap and drop you off at your hotel or perhaps at any place you want us to drop you off.