Siem Reap Elephant Tour with Temples
Embark on a journey that transcends the ordinary. Our Siem Reap Elephant Tour is not just a trip; it’s an adventure that weaves together secret temples, culture, the countryside, and natural beauty.
- You’re a born explorer, not a follower. You crave the real Cambodia, not the tourist version. But shared tours? They’re like being on a roller coaster when you want to hike. Frustrating, right?
- Picture this: You’re on a crowded bus, racing past the very sights you came to savor. The hidden temples, the majestic Kulen Forest elephants, the charming countryside – all just a blur. It’s like watching a movie when you want to be the star.
- Here’s where My Siem Reap Tours steps in. We don’t do cookie-cutter. We do tailor-made adventures. With us, you’ll explore ancient temples, meet elephants, and live the Cambodian countryside life. It’s Cambodia, unfiltered. Ready for the real deal? Start your adventure today with My Siem Reap Tours.
Experience the Magic of Ancient Temples ▷ Preah Ko and Bakong Temples ▷ Chaw Srei Vibol Temple ▷ bond with Kulen Forest’s majestic elephants ▷ and dive into authentic Cambodian rural life.
Private Full-Day tour with secret temples and Kulen Elephant Forest Sanctuary (Perfect for your second or third day of incredible Siem Reap adventures and you have bought 3 Day Angkor ticket pass of $62). [Lunch and Afternoon Pic Nic included]! This is not your typical tour; it’s a doorway into a world that’s waiting to be discovered.
In addition to this:
- You are always accompanied by our most experienced and knowledgeable local guide!
- Our modern air-conditioned Starex Minivan provides all comforts with included fresh water bottles.
- Benefit from this Tour highlights and explore Preah Ko Temple, Bakong Temple, Chaw Srei Vibol Temple, and countryside villages, and experience the Kulen Elephant Forest Sanctuary until the sunset picnic.
Siem Reap Elephant Tour Experience
Full-Day Siem Reap Elephant Tour | Key Details
- Location: Angkor National Park with Kulen Elephant Forest Sanctuary
- Duration: 10/11 Hours
- Departure Time: your Hotel lobby: 8:15 – 8:30 AM
- Return Time: 7:30 PM (approx.)
- Live Guide: Yes
- Instant Confirmation
- Mobile Voucher Accepted
- Printed Voucher Accepted
- Pick-Up Service: at the Lobby of your Hotel
- There will be a maximum of 12 people on this tour/activity per minivan. In the case of a larger group from 6 to 12 guests, we will take advantage of the comforts of multiple modern air-conditioned Starex Minivans.
Siem Reap Elephant Tour pricing
Pricing for various group sizes allows you to instantly grasp the cost for your exact group.
Full-Day Siem Reap Elephant Tour | What’s Included in the Price
Siem Reap Elephant Tour with Temples is Ideal for evading crowds.
Ticket to visit the Kulen Elephant Forest Sanctuary INCLUDED.
Guided tour inside Kulen Elephant Forest Sanctuary INCLUDED.
Transportation by luxury minivan to and from your hotel.
Tour Guide Who Is Very Fluent In English.
Tea/Coffee and a picnic before Sunset at Kulen Elephant Forest Sanctuary.
Walk through the forest with Elephants.
A refreshing swim.
Ample Supply of Iced Water Bottles and Crisp, Chilled Towels.
Costs imposed by the community at large (aka local taxes).
What’s Not Included
✘ Your Angkor temple pass.
✘ Tips and other personal expenses.
Discover the Magic of countryside Temples with Our Siem Reap Elephant Tour – What to Expect
Siem Reap Elephant Tour with Temples: The Roluos Temple Group refers to a collection of temples located near the town of Roluos, about 13 km east of Siem Reap, nestled in the dense Cambodian countryside.
- These temples are part of the Angkor-era and are considered some of the earliest permanent structures built by the Khmer civilization.
- These temples date from the late 9th century and mark the starting point of Khmer civilization’s classical period.
The Beauty of Preah Ko Temple
Preah Ko Temple, the first temple built in the ancient city of Hariharalaya, is a sight to behold. It’s intricate carvings and serene atmosphere make it a must-visit.
As you explore this temple, you’ll feel a sense of tranquility that’s hard to put into words.
The Majesty of Bakong Temple
The Khmer Empire’s first sandstone temple mountain, Bakong Temple, is the next place we’ll take you.
Its architectural grandeur and historical significance make it a highlight of the tour.
As you climb the steps of this temple, you’ll be rewarded with stunning views that are worth every step.
The Charm of Chaw Srei Vibol Temple
Our tour also includes visiting Chaw Srei Vibol Temple, a less-visited but equally captivating temple.
Its peaceful surroundings and beautiful carvings make it a hidden gem. As you explore this temple, you’ll feel like an adventurer uncovering a secret part of Siem Reap’s history.
The Elephants of Kulen Forest Sanctuary
The Kulen Elephant Forest Sanctuary is without a doubt the highlight of our journey. You’ll get up close and personal with these magnificent creatures while learning about their tales and conservation efforts to safeguard them. You’ll feed them, accompany them on walks, and even take part in their bathing process. It’s an emotional encounter that will leave you with a newfound respect for these gentle giants.
To make the most of your 3 days Angkor Pass adventure, consider booking one of the unforgettable tours offered by MySiemReaptours. These tours provide a range of experiences, such as the Full-Day Angkor Wat Sunrise Tour, and the Private Siem Reap City Tour, which allows you to fully immerse yourself in the wonders of Siem Reap and off-the-beaten-path temples.
Step-by-Step Itinerary for the Siem Reap Elephant Tour
- Departure and Arrival at Preah Ko Temple (8:30 AM)
Your journey begins bright and early at 8:30 AM. Our private driver and tour guide will pick you up and whisk you away to your first destination: the enchanting Preah Ko Temple.
- Visit Bakong Temple
Next, we’ll explore the grandeur of Bakong Temple. Marvel at the intricate carvings and architectural beauty of this ancient temple mountain.
- Discover Chaw Srei Vibol Temple
Our temple tour continues with a visit to the lesser-known but equally captivating Chaw Srei Vibol Temple. Here, you’ll feel like an adventurer uncovering a secret part of Siem Reap’s history.
- Savor a Traditional Khmer Lunch
After a morning of exploration, it’s time to refuel with a delicious Khmer lunch. Savor the flavors of traditional Cambodian cuisine as you prepare for the afternoon’s adventure.
- Countryside Drive to Kulen Elephant Forest Sanctuary (1:00 PM)
Post-lunch, we’ll take a scenic drive through the picturesque Cambodian countryside, arriving at the Kulen Elephant Forest Sanctuary at around 1:00 PM.
- Elephant Interaction at the Sanctuary
At the sanctuary, you’ll have the unique opportunity to prepare healthy snacks for the elephants. Walk with them through the forest and even join them for a refreshing swim. It’s a heartwarming experience that will give you a deeper understanding of these gentle giants.
- Sunset Picnic in the Wild
As the sun sets, we’ll find the perfect spot for a picnic. Enjoy a meal amidst nature as you watch the sky change colors with the setting sun.
- Farewell to the Elephants and Return to Town
After a day filled with unforgettable experiences, it’s time to say goodbye to the elephants and head back to town. As you reflect on the day’s adventures, you’ll realize that you’ve not just been on a tour, but a journey that you’ll cherish forever.
Remain hydrated and use sunscreen: The environment in Cambodia may be hot and sunny, so remain hydrated and apply sunscreen frequently. Bring a reusable water bottle and a hat with a broad brim for further protection.
A local guide who speaks fluent English and has years of experience.
Siem Reap Elephant Tour Experience Hyper Benefits
Unleash Your Spirit of Adventure
Experience the thrill of discovery. With our Siem Reap Elephant Tour, you’ll step off the beaten path and into a world of wonder. You’ll explore hidden temples, meet the gentle giants of the Kulen Elephant Forest Sanctuary, and immerse yourself in the authentic Cambodian countryside. It’s not just a tour; it’s an adventure that will ignite your spirit of discovery.
Embrace the Serenity
Enjoy a high degree of privacy. Escape the crowds and experience the tranquility of Siem Reap with our private tours. Whether you’re exploring ancient temples or spending time with the elephants at the sanctuary, you’ll enjoy a high degree of privacy that allows you to fully immerse yourself in the experience. It’s your chance to connect with nature and history on a deeper level.
Connect with the Locals
Engage with our local alliance partners. Our tours are not just about sightseeing; they’re about connecting with the local community. Our alliance partners are all locals who are passionate about sharing their culture and knowledge with you. It’s an opportunity to learn about Cambodia from the people who know it best.
Savor the Sunset
Experience a picturesque sunset picnic. As the day draws to a close, you’ll enjoy a picnic while soaking in the breathtaking views of the Cambodian countryside. It’s the perfect ending to an unforgettable day, a moment of peace and beauty that will stay with you long after the tour is over.
Be a Part of the Conservation Effort
Contribute to elephant conservation. By joining our Siem Reap Elephant Tour, you’re witnessing the majestic elephants of the Kulen Elephant Forest Sanctuary and contributing to their conservation. It’s a fantastic chance to make a real difference and help ensure that these gentle giants continue to thrive in their natural habitat.
Don’t Forget to Bring
➱ Carry some sunscreen to protect your skin from the sun’s harmful rays!
➱ Carry insect repellent with you because pesky bugs are everywhere in Cambodia.
➱ Bring a pair of flip-flops and your swimming, a change (at least a second T-shirt).
➱ While there are some great treks to do in and around the temples, we should all wear comfortable shoes for walking.
Meeting point for your tour departure
- Free Pick-up Service: Meet your driver at your Hotel lobby in Siem Reap.
- Start time: 08:15 – 08:30 AM.
- Drop off back at Hotel around 7:00 – 7:30 PM.
Siem Reap Elephant Tour – Know Before You Go
- All visitors must sign a standard liability release waiver prepared and provided by Kulen Elephant Forest. Your tour guide will take care of this.
- After you make a reservation, an email confirmation along with your electronic tour ticket will be sent to you.
- Access for people using wheelchairs is not possible.
- The required attire is easygoing and unrestrictive. Please remember to show proper deference while you are visiting historic places of worship.
- It is strongly recommended that you bring along some bug repellent.
- Kindly ensure that you are suitably attired for any weather situations.
- Stroller access is not a problem.
- Those who travel frequently and struggle with their backs are not advised to do so.
- Travelers need to be in good physical shape.
- The prices include any applicable taxes levied by the government.
- The prices that have been stated above are all net prices, and they are given in US dollars per group.
- The order of the programs may be altered at any time without prior warning.
- The precise times for both the pick-up and the drop-off will be notified to you via email.
- The time of the drop-off cannot be guaranteed because it is contingent on the circumstances and the traffic.
Why Private Small Group tours?
Discover the Perfect Balance of Loneliness and Community, Where Every Moment Is Your Own.
Our carefully designed excursions strike a mix between a lively group environment and the intimate freedom to explore at your own leisure. We’ve put our hearts and souls into crafting these excursions so you may relish every minute and create a lifetime of cherished memories.
Our customers have spoken, and we have heard! Our visitors have often appreciated the beauty of our small group encounters. As a result, we’ve established a defined upper limit for group size to ensure that the spirit of personal connection and individual discovery remains at the core of each journey.
Trust the knowledge of a professional tour coordinator who knows the importance of isolation and friendship.
Why Local guides?
Follow in the footsteps of our tour guide. These local experts refer to your stunning tour destination as “home.”
- Get ready, relax, and learn about local treasures, folklore, personalities, and historical information!
- Prepare to receive and discover what every other traveler misses when searching and surfing the web.
What is the sanitization policy for the Full-Day Siem Reap Temples and Elephant Tour?
- Travelers and workers can use hand sanitizer.
- Regular sanitization of vehicles.
- Checks on the staff’s temperature at regular intervals.
- Staff members experiencing symptoms are eligible for a paid leave of absence.
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Siem Reap elephant tour | Private full day tour with Secret Temples and Kulen Elephant Forest Sanctuary
Siem Reap Elephant Tour, Kulen Elephant Forest Sanctuary, Preah Ko Temple, Bakong Temple, Chaw Srei Vibol Temple, Countryside villages, Sunset picnic, Cambodian lifestyle, Elephant interaction, Lesser-known temples, Beauty of nature
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