Angkor Wat - The Great Temple.

Welcome to the land of gold, the only place where you could not find any where else in the world. The Great Angkor Temple and more than 1 thousand ancient temples built by the great Khmer empire.



    
What to Bring

Wear Light, airy, covering clothing to protect yourself from the sun and mosquitoes. The sun can be intense so bring a hat, sunglasses and sun cream. Consider buying a traditional Khmer Scarf (Krama) to keep the sun of your neck. Wear pants reach to your knee and T-shirt reach to elbow for visit the temple,Carry a rain coat during the wet season, through you will probably only need it in afternoon, it rain 30 minutes or 1 hour that is all .You should have insect repellent for sunrise and sunset hours. wear practical shoes for non slip climbing narrow steps. 

There is no need to take anti-malaria is in Siem Reap .

Plan your own day’s itinerary. Choose the location that you want to visit.

  • Nowadays the thai government bus company provide direct bus from Bangkok to Siem Reap,

    which you can book the ticket directly at the Mochit 2 Bus Station , on the first floor


  • http://home.transport.co.th/th.html


I can recommend the best spot for you. It’s depend on your budget.

US Dollars are the acceptable currency for Cambodia. small change is given in Riel but this can be spent On purchasing small items. Most Hotel will accept Visa cards as payment.local markets and local shops require cash. ATM machines are very reliable here but take 2 $ commissions on every withdrawal.

Visas & Entry Requirements
 A passport with at least six-month validity is required.
 A visa is required for most nationalities.One-month visas are available on  -
 Arrival at the international airports in Siem Reap and Phnom Penh-
  At Cambodian embassies and at most border crossings with Thailand-
 Vietnam and Laos. Tourist visa: US$20 Business visa:US$25. visas are more
  Expensive at some overland crossing points,Diplomatic Official ,Courtesy-
  And special visas are issued free of charge.One 4+6 photo is required.
 Tourist visas can be extended for one month but only one time.Business -
  Visas can be renewed indefinitely.renew visaa through a travel agent  or -
  The immigration Department located opposite the Phnom Penh international-
  Airport Tel: 012-581558. Fax: 023-890380. e-mail: 
  [email protected] 'E-visa' available online through-
  http://evisa.mfaic.gov.kh/. US$25 for a 30day visa.processing time:3days.

  Siem Reap: Arrival / Departure
  Airport Departure Tax
   Domestic: US$ 6 International: US$ 25
  Siem Reap Internation Airport The Siem Reap international airport is a 7 km
  , 15 minute from town center.

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Cambodia Fact  File

Country name:  the Kingdom of Cambodia

Country  name in Khmer la nguage:kampuchea

Motto: Nation-religion-King

Capital city: Phnom Penh

Language:Khmer (Cambodian).some English,French.

Government:Milti-party democracy under a constitutional mo narchy

Important/Morjor Cities: Siem Reap(gateway to the temples of Angkor)Sihanoukville

(port  and beach tow n),Battambang,
Kampong Cham.

Major  Rivers/lakes:Tone Sap River,Mekong River-

Bassac River   ,Tonele Sap Lake
         
Ethnic Groups:Khmer (90-95%)ethnic-Chinese,Cham ethnic-

Vietnamese,several ethnic minorities in the northeast.

Bordering Countries :Thailand ,Laos, Vietnam

International Airports:Phnom Penh(PHN)Siem Reap(REP}

Religion: Theravada Buddhism(95%) Islam,Christianity,Animism

Population of Cambodia:14.2 million   (est.)
Land Area of  Cambodia :181,035
Km2
Land Area of Siem Reap: 10,299 Km2
Currency   : Riel  (US $ 1 =4100 R)  US  dollars are as  commonly used as  Riel
Valtage: 220 v/5o Hz
Time:GMT +7 hours
Country   calling Code:  855
Internet TLD:kh

Business Hours :  7:30-11:30   /2:00-5
Closed Saturday afternoon and Sunday                  


  - Climate
 Practically speaking Cambodia has four seasons:1)November- February,cool/dry; 2)March-May,hot/dry, 3)June-August,hot/wet:
4)September-October cool/wet. the hottest days of the hot season
Rarely climb above 35 º C though the tropical sun can be quite intense.
The cool season may push the midday mercury as low as 20 ºC
The monsoons between June and October fellow a fairy regular pattern
With clear mornings and 1-2 hours rains in the afternoon. December-January
Is considered by many to have the best weather of the year and though
The cool dry season is generally more comfortable.the wet season has its Advantages for the temple visitor.the temples are more photogenic with their moats and pools full,the vegetation green and lush and colors in the wet
Temple stone standing much brighter and more apparent than when dry.
The temples are also less tourists  during the wet season and the regularity
Of the rains make them fairly easy to plan around.



Visa
Visa on Arrival can be obtained at the Visa Counter upon arrival at Cambodia International Airports in Siem Reap & Phnom Penh. Please note that not all foreign passport holders can apply for a visa on arrival.

Visa can also be obtained at the following points of entry:
Cambodia-Thailand border
1. Poipet International checkpoint
2 .Cham Yeam International checkpoint
3. O’Smach International checkpoint

Cambodia-Vietnam border
1. Bavet International checkpoint
2. Kha Orm Sam Nor International checkpoint

Entry Visa requirements:
1. Passport valid for at least four (6) months from the expiry date
2. One recent photograph (4 x 6)

Visa Fees (payment in U.S. Dollar only):
Tourist Visa: USD 20.00
Business Visa: USD 25.00
Visa Exemption:
The nationals of Indonesia, Laos, Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam and the Philippines do not need a Tourist Visa. They are permitted to stay in the Kingdom for 30 days (21 days for the Filipino national, 14 days for Thai national).

Tourist Visa can be extended once for up to one (1) month (single entry).

Important Notice:
Visitors will be fined USD 5.00 per day for overstay.
Entry into the Kingdom can be refused to visitors without sufficient funds for their stay and/or a return ticket

The currency of Cambodia
The national currency here is the Riel (1 US Dollar = app. 4000 - 4200 Riels), but everybody uses US dollars in Siem Reap. Make sure you always have small change for small shops or tuk tuk as they probably won't accept a 100 or 50 dollar bill! Beware that worn dollar bills, or even presenting a small tear, will not be accepted in Cambodia.
Important: do not make any change at the airport as the rate is not good at all.

    • 3 Days tour it costs US$  490 for 4 persons
    •   Package inclusive :
    • -   Private tour
    • -   Licensed English speaking tour guide for 3 days
    • -    Lunch for 3 days
    • -    Entrance fee for 3 days
    • -   Experienced driver
    • -  Good car in  (TOYOTA CAMRY) and air-condition
    • -   Sunrise until sunset , Taxes
    • -   Petrol ,parking fee , mineral water
    •   Insurance for vehicle includes passengers
    • -   flexible itinerary and timing .
    • -   Best services in town ,safe journey
    • -   Siem Reap airport pick up
  • 3 Days tour it costs US$  415 for 3 persons
  •   Package inclusive :
  • -   Private tour
  • -   Licensed English speaking tour guide for 3 days
  • -    Lunch for 3 days
  • -    Entrance fee for 3 days
  • -   Experienced driver
  • -  Good car in  (TOYOTA CAMRY) and air-condition
  • -   Sunrise until sunset , Taxes
  • -   Petrol ,parking fee , mineral water
  •   Insurance for vehicle includes passengers
  • -   flexible itinerary and timing .
  • -   Best services in town ,safe journey
  • -   Siem Reap airport pick up

  • 3 Days tour it costs US$  336 for 2 persons
  •   Package inclusive :
  • -   Private tour
  • -   Licensed English speaking tour guide for 3 days
  • -    Lunch for 3 days
  • -    Entrance fee for 3 days
  • -   Experienced driver
  • -  Good car in  (TOYOTA CAMRY) and air-condition
  • -   Sunrise until sunset , Taxes
  • -   Petrol ,parking fee , mineral water
  •   Insurance for vehicle includes passengers
  • -   flexible itinerary and timing .
  • -   Best services in town ,safe journey
  • -   Siem Reap airport pick up

  • 2 Days tour it costs US$  328  for 4 persons
  •   Package inclusive :
  • -  Private tour
  • -   Licensed English speaking tour guide for 2 days
  • -    Lunch for 2 days
  • -    Entrance fee for 2 days
  • -   Experienced driver
  • -  Good car in  (TOYOTA CAMRY) and air-condition
  • -   Sunrise until sunset , Taxes
  • -   Petrol ,parking fee , mineral water
  •   Insurance for vehicle includes passengers
  • -   flexible itinerary and timing .
  • -   Best services in town ,safe journey
  • -   Siem Reap airport pick up

  • 2 Days tour it costs US$  224 for 2 persons
  •   Package inclusive :
  • -  Private tour
  • -   Licensed English speaking tour guide for 2 days
  • -    Lunch for 2 days
  • -    Entrance fee for 2 days
  • -   Experienced driver
  • -  Good car in  (TOYOTA CAMRY) and air-condition
  • -   Sunrise until sunset , Taxes
  • -   Petrol ,parking fee , mineral water
  •   Insurance for vehicle includes passengers
  • -   flexible itinerary and timing .
  • -   Best services in town ,safe journey
  • -   Siem Reap airport pick up

 





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