Mekong Villages, Royal Palace & Toul Sleng Genocide Museum

Activity Rd Number 3, Phnom Penh, Campuchia Published on: 03-07-2016

07:30 AM - 03:45 PM
First-time visit
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Bicycle
Customer hotel
Off the beaten path
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Adventure
Cultural & Theme
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Phnom Penh is the capital and largest city of Cambodia. It is a center of security, politics, economics, cultural heritage, and diplomacy. From the early morning, we would getting cycle tours to explore Mekong Villages, fruit and vegetable farms, silk farm and silk production was make by hands, as well as to see the local life of people who living on Mekong Islands. Then we expect to take a time at local restaurant on that island before back to town. At the afternoon, we will getting tours in Phnom Penh capital and explore some of beautiful places like Royal Palace, National Museum, Toul Sleng Genocide Museum, Central Markets etc.

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Why Mekong Villages, Royal Palace & Toul Sleng Genocide Museum is special ?

All passengers would explore most of beautiful places in Phnom Penh Capital such as: Royal Palace, National Museum, Central Market, Independent Monument, Toul Sleng Genocide Museum as well as Mekong Villages with a natural views. 

What to explore at Mekong Villages, Royal Palace & Toul Sleng Genocide Museum?

#7:30 AM: Pick up and Bike fixing

Our bike tour guide and temple guide will welcome you and introduce something about Phnom Penh Capital and some Khmer words as well as fixing your bikes at the hotel.

We are driving on the right side in Cambodia so all drivers and riders should know it. Please feel free to ask our guide for further information to be confident on your ridding.

Enjoy a Phnom Penh city tours by bicycle with our tours guides (cycling tours guide and temple tours guide) who would bring you to get a sightseeing and visiting Royal Palace and Toul Sleng Genocide Museum as our main target destination for these tours.

#8:00 AM: Explore Royal Palace

After you have a short break riding with a city from your hotel, you will get a first visit a Royal Place (Khmer King Resident), our temple guide would show you and explain the history of the Royal Palace, and some temples inside the Royal Palace such as Temple of Preah Keo Morakot, Silver pagoda etc.

#9:30 AM: Visit Toul Sleng Genocide Museum

We will ride about 3km from Royal Palace to Toul Sleng Genocide Museum. During these tours, you will getting and exploring some status of Phnom Penh capital such as Cambodia & Vietnam status, Phrea Norodom Sihanauk King’s status (Our father king) and Independence Monument.

When you arrived Toul Sleng Genocide Museum, Our temple guide would show you and explain the history of Toul Sleng Genocide Museum, Khmer Rouge Regime, and getting some knowledge about Killing Field etc. We will spend 1 hour at these museum and then take a rest a few minutes before we continue to visit the east side through Areyakhsat Ferry.

#12:30 AM: Getting Lunch at local restaurant in Mekong Villages

After the tour in city as well as at Royal Palace and Toul Sleng Genocide Museu, we will leave Phnom Penh city from 10:45 AM. After that, we will get a ferry across the Mekong River.

Before lunch, we will explore the beautiful landscape of greenery rural that rich of fruit and vegetable farms and there are local markets. Our guide will show you the lifestyle of people on the Mekong Island, which based on paddy rice and how they can connect their lives with the people at Phnom Penh City.

After spending about 3 hours on ridding, our guide would take you to rest in local restaurant with spectacular interior and breathtaking view of Mekong River as well as the swimming pool at the restaurant. After having lunch, you would spend only 5$ each person to use the delighted swimming pool.

#13:45 PM: Silk Weaving and Traditional Fashion Show

Mekong Villages are known as Silk Island or Mekong Island. Because of traditional skill of people in those villages combine with new technical skills provided by Japanese NGOs, and also land condition are suitable for growing mulberry trees, feeding silkworms and spinning. Most of families on the Island are the silk weavers (Cambodia Golden Silk).The Silk Island is our next target place to visit. After our lunch time, our guide would bring you to visit some silk weaving houses, fruit and vegetable farms then we will continue to across the second ferry.

#14:20 PM: Lifestyle of Mekong Villagers

We still on Mekong Island and that villages are covering by green farms, a lot of Khmer Cows, and getting more insight of life of local people who living on the island. Because of the natural view and best of fresh air, we don’t want to bring our customers back to the city early. Therefore, if our customers need to take more time to ride on the Island, we can offers 1 hour of riding more to visit sand beach of Mekong River (Koh Dach Sand Beach Tourism Site). The sand beach is about 7 km from our third ferry crossing as the place for crossing the river back to city.

#15:45 PM: Back to City through the Third Ferry

From Prek Leap ferry (the third ferry), we will ride along the local restaurants, nightclubs and hotels along the Mekong River Bank. We may ride direct to your hotels. But if you feel tired, please do not worry, we will have transportation support to pick you up from your tiring point to your hotel.

Thanks you so much for your full day tour with us. Please feel free to write some comments about our tour services on the Tripadvisor. Your comments and recommendations are valuable for us to improve our services and also the best references for other tourists from around the world.

Have a good luck and wonderful trip with your next destination.

Addtional information

  • Get 5% off from 5 to 8 passengers 
  • Get 10% off from 9 to 16 passengers

Inclusion

  • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • All entrance fee to any applicable tourist sites
  • Lunch at local restaurants 
  • Bike tour guide and temple guide, all land sightseeing and transportation support
  • Drinking water, soft drink and fresh fruit
  • Mountain bike and helmet 

Exclusion

  • Air ticket & visa fee upon on arrival (if it has)
  • Personal expenses & tip, Travel insurance (cover against all cancellation costs, medical expenses, including repatriation, in the event of accident of illness).

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Duration
2.0 days
Estimated
61.41 USD
Total travel distance
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Number of places
4 places

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Rd Number 3, Phnom Penh, Campuchia

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