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Siem Reap Cultural Explorer Tour extension





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Siem Reap Cultural discovery

Whether you are finishing a cross country tour with us or about to start one, this explorer tour of Siem Reap and the Angkor Temples is an action packed 48 hours that allows you to see the best that this exciting town has to offer, without being exhausted by the experience. Optimal time management and seamless transitions allow you to just get on with it and enjoy your time with us.

Enjoy an extra 2-nights and days exploring Siem Reap or Tonle Sap Lake, before or after your two wheeled adventure of rural Cambodia and SE Asia.


  • Siem Reap Evening Street Food Tour by Tuktuk: Explore local flavors and culture through an enchanting tuktuk ride.

  • Choose Your Adventure: Opt for a visit to the Tonle Sap Lake and floating village with lunch at a local house, or embark on a full-day cycling tour to explore the ancient temples.

  • Optional Experiences: Enhance your journey with a captivating Circus Show or a tour of Siem Reap’s Social Enterprises, discovering the community’s meaningful initiatives.


Ride / Walk




3 Days / 2 Nights

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Day to Day itinerary

Day 1

Meals: D

Arrival and Siem Reap Evening Street Eat Tour

Upon your arrival in Siem Reap, we’ll be there to warmly welcome you and provide a comfortable transfer to your hotel. Once you’ve had the chance to settle in, get ready for an exciting evening of culinary exploration in Siem Reap.

Your journey begins with a unique mode of transportation – the “Remork” or “Tuk Tuk.” It’s an exhilarating gastronomic adventure where you’ll immerse yourself in the heart of the city’s culinary culture. Start your foodie adventure at a bustling local market where you’ll be greeted by a colorful array of fresh produce. Enjoy the delicious flavors of grilled meats and savory noodles, all accompanied by your choice of ice-cold local beers.

As the evening progresses, you’ll find yourself in the lively atmosphere of the night market. Here, you can savor a variety of Khmer delights while mingling with the locals. Picture yourself sitting on a tiny stool, indulging in yellow pancakes, spicy grilled beef, or exotic local desserts. For the more adventurous foodies, there’s even an opportunity to push your culinary boundaries with crispy crickets or tender frog legs.

To conclude this unforgettable evening, you’ll have the chance to relish the flavors of a sumptuous dinner paired with a tasting of Khmer rice wine at a renowned restaurant owned by a visionary Cambodian chef. This chef is deeply passionate about showcasing the diversity and innovation of Cambodian cuisine.

The choice is entirely yours – continue the festivities into the night or return to your hotel, carrying with you memories of a truly immersive and delicious experience. This immersive tour provides a gateway to an authentic Cambodian experience, connecting you with the rich cultural heritage and charm of Cambodia’s villages.

Day 2

Meals: BL

Full Day Cycling in the Temple – Optional: Phare Cambodian Circus 

Join us at 7:15 am, conveniently located just across the river from the old market. Don’t forget your camera, sunglasses, sunscreen, and comfy cycling attire. Setting off at 7:30 am, we’ll pedal along a scenic road following the Siem Reap River towards the main temple area. Our cycling adventure unfolds as we explore the majestic Angkor Wat and traverse the main circuit road to Angkor Thom. Delve into the charm of quiet trails, visiting iconic sites like Bayon and The Elephant Terrace. After a delectable local lunch, we’ll venture to Ta Prohm, immersed in jungle overgrowth. Each stop offers insights into ancient history. Conclude your enriching journey around 4:30 pm, returning to town at a relaxed pace. Please remember to dress appropriately, respecting cultural sensitivities. 

Optional: Enjoy an evening under the bigtop in downtown Siem Reap with an evening show at Phare, the Cambodian Circus. Run by the NGO of the same name which supports the futures of Khmer youth with art and performance training, Phare is a lively show combining elements of high flying, tight-rope walking, juggling, contortion, music, and theatre circus arts in one energetic showcase of Cambodian culture. Enjoy an evening of cultural discovery for a good cause and pick up a few souvenirs on your way out. 

Day 3

Meal: B

Check-Out and Optional Social Enterprises Tour

After a delightful breakfast, it’s time to check out and bid farewell to Siem Reap.

Optional Activity: Embracing Siem Reap’s Social Enterprises Tour

If you’re interested, you have the option to embark on a captivating half-day tour that explores non-profit organizations and social enterprises working to make Cambodia a better place. The tour starts at HeroRats, a social enterprise that uses trained rats to detect landmines and diseases like tuberculosis. Learn about these incredible animals, the charity, and its life-saving work. Next, visit Theam’s House Gallery, an elegant house museum and atelier that displays Cambodian artists’ paintings and sculptures. It also features a tranquil garden created by Master Cambodian Artist Lim Muy Theam.

The tour continues to a local restaurant where you can sample traditional Cambodian noodles and tasty desserts. The final stop is the Royal Independence Garden, where you can admire the architecture of the French colonial hotel, observe hundreds of fruit bats in the trees, and visit the sacred temple within the grounds. You’ll have the opportunity to offer a lotus flower at the shrine to request a blessing for you and your loved ones. The tour concludes with a unique Khmer cocktail at a traditional wooden house, where you’ll savor distinctive ingredients and enjoy cool seating decor, including sofas, swinging chairs, and rice sacks.

Tour inclusions

What’s Included

  • Comfortable Accommodation
  • Arrival and departure transfers with English-speaking Guide.
  • 2 Breakfast, 1 Lunch & 1 Dinner
  • Entrance fee as per program
  • Host & Guide

What’s not

  • International flights, flights to/from Siem Reap. Ask as for a flight quote.
  • Travel insurance
  • Items of personal nature
  • Tips
  • Extra meals & drinks
  • Spa treatment
  • Early hotel check-in or late check-out

Package options

This tour extension comes with comfortable accommodation, fun activities and all meals outlined in the itinerary included in the package. The tour package is priced at US$620 p.p twin share, and there is a surcharge of $460 for solo travelers.

Shinta Mani Angkor Siem Reap hotel

Shinta Mani Angkor, Siem Reap

Located in Siem Reap’s tranquil French Quater, Shinta Mani hotel brings a healthy dose of style to your stay in temple town. Centrally positioned you’re just a stone’s throw from the riverside, Royal Residence & gardens, and a short walk to Siem Reap’s commercial and entertainment hub.

How to book an extension?

This package is available as an extra when booking one of our applicable tours.

If your multi-day tour is starting or ending in Siem Reap:
When completing your booking details please select “Add more details” to see all the available options.

If your multi-day tour is not starting or ending in Siem Reap:
Please contact our team for the booking. We can also quote and arrange flights within Asia to/from Siem Reap.

Please note: If you are traveling solo, you must also select the “Single Supplement” applicable to your chosen package.

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