Multi-Day Tour

Cambodian Water Festival and Longboat Race (8 days)

G Adventures Inc.

Siem Reap, Cambodia To Siem Reap, Cambodia

Valid for Departures: 17 Nov 2018 - 24 Nov 2018

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
17 Nov 2018
Siem Reap, Cambodia
None None
Day 1 Siem Reap: There are no activities planned until an evening welcome meeting. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
Day 2
18 Nov 2018
Siem Reap, Cambodia
None Breakfast, Lunch
Day 2 Siem Reap: Visit the community and temple your team is supporting in the big race. Meet with the local monks and learn more about the meaning behind the festival. Enjoy a walk around the community and lunch at the training restaurant. Included Activities: Bon Om Touk Village Visit Meal at New Hope Vocational Training Restaurant
Day 3
19 Nov 2018
Siem Reap, Cambodia
None Breakfast
Day 3 Siem Reap: Enjoy a guided tour of Angkor Wat temple complex. Opt to visit the floating villages of the Tonle Sap with a free afternoon. Included Activities: Angkor Wat Guided Tour
Day 4
20 Nov 2018
Siem Reap, Cambodia
None Breakfast, Lunch
Day 4 Siem Reap: Enjoy a full day cycling tour to Banteay Srei, stopping by the Landmine Museum en route. Included Activities: Banteay Srei Cycling Tour and Landmine Museum Visit
Day 5
21 Nov 2018
Siem Reap, Cambodia
None Breakfast
Day 5 Siem Reap: Get in some practice with your teammates during a morning longboat training session. The rest of the day is free to spend exploring, shopping, or relaxing. Included Activities: Longboat Race Training
Day 6
22 Nov 2018
Siem Reap, Cambodia
None Breakfast, Dinner
Day 6 Siem Reap: Begin the day with a longboat training. In the afternoon, test out your circus skills during a fun-filled workshop with the performers of Phare. After a group dinner, head into the tent to watch one of Phare's stellar performances. Included Activities: Phare Circus Workshop Longboat Race Training Phare - The Cambodian Circus
Day 7
23 Nov 2018
Siem Reap, Cambodia
None None
Day 7 Siem Reap: Four local drivers and a CEO will be part of your longboat team, ensuring everyone is safe and staying on course. Included Activities: Cambodian Water Festival and Longboat Race
Day 8
24 Nov 2018
Siem Reap, Cambodia
None Breakfast
Day 8 Siem Reap: Depart at anytime. Included Activities: Departure Day

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Description

Every year, Cambodia parties for three solid days along the Tonle Sap River to celebrate the end of the rainy season. Millions of people turn up every year to hear bands, eat ak ambok (a traditional Khmer rice dish), and cheer on the longboat racers during Bon Om Touk. But why merely attend the festival when you could be a part of it yourself? On this tour, you’ll get the chance to join a longboat crew and take part in the race itself, as well as meet with monks, explore ancient temples by bi...

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