Discover Phnom Penh

- A Secret Retreats journey -
4 days / 3 nights
from 510 USD /person



This journey has been personally designed by Kim Nou has been in the travel business for over 25 years, is in love with his country and passionate about sharing his deep knowledge of Khmer culture and unique places with guests and give them memorable experience to bring back home.

All our itineraries have generally been constructed on the basis of the rooms that have the most charm or best view, and not necessarily the first prices, nor the most expensive suites.
We can of course adjust according to your request.

Highlights of the Journey:

  • Phnom Penh main sites
  • Koh Dach Island
  • Mekong River

Located at the confluence of three rivers, the Mekong, the Bassac and the Tonle Sap, Phnom Penh is the vibrant capital of Cambodia and still exudes the charm of its French colonial past, with mansions and tree-lined boulevards, mixed with Angkorian architecture and Pagodas. This journey will make you discover the Royal Palace, the Silver Pagoda, the National Museum, the Toul Sleng Genocide Museum but also a picturesque island, upstream on the banks of Mekong River: Koh Dach. The island is a famous silk weaving center, but of course other traditional handicrafts like pottery, dyeing and wood carving are also available. Phnom Penh is also the gateway to all other destination in Cambodia and you can easily extend your journey to Siem Reap, Kampot, Kep, Koh Rong, the Cardamom Mountains or Mondulkiri.


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Your Journey Day by Day

4 days / 3 nights from 510 USD /person

based on 2 people traveling together and sharing the same room


Day 1 : Arrival to Phnom Penh (-/-/-)
After welcoming you on arrival at Phnom Penh, drive to the city center and check-in for 3 nights at IroHa Garden Hotel, which was originally the residence of the Ambassador of China in the 1950’s.
Relax for the rest of the day, enjoy the pool. No arrangement for dinner.
HOTEL: IroHa Garden Hotel (Deluxe Balcony Room)
Day 2 : Phnom Penh (B/-/-)
After your breakfast, you will visit the Khmer capital starting with the Royal Palace, built in 1866 by King Norodom with its Silver Pagoda followed by the National Museum (also known as the Museum of Fine Arts) and then a trip to the Hill of Wat Phnom considered as the center of the city. After lunch in the city (not included), you will continue with a visit to the Russian market and the Toul Sleng Genocide Museum and his Chheung Ek Killing field (optional).
Back for a rest at the hotel. No arrangement for dinner.
HOTEL: IroHa Garden Hotel (Deluxe Balcony Room)
Day 3 : Phnom Penh – Koh Dach (B/L/-)
Early breakfast, and at 7h30 your guide will wait for you at the lobby to drive through the Phnom Penh city to the Mekong river junction, cross the river by a local ferry (20minutes), to reach Koh Dach - the silk island. You will discover the ancestral village of cotton and silk weaving scarfs and fabric, explore the authentic life on the island, farms, soybean paper... and local culture.
Lunch at local home stay. After lunch, departure for the river beach at Kbal Koh. We return to Phnom Penh for a late afternoon walk by the riverfront and back to the hotel. No arrangement for dinner.
HOTEL: IroHa Garden Hotel (Deluxe Balcony Room)
Day 4 : Phnom Penh Airport - Departure (B/-/-)
After breakfast and depending on your flight time, a driver will drop you at the airport.

Your Accommodation on this Asia Travel Itinerary

Discover Phnom Penh

4 days / 3 nights
from 510 USD /person

based on 2 people traveling together and sharing the same room


The total price includes:
Accommodation on a bed & breakfast basis at IroHa garden Hotel
All transportation from/to airport and during the excursions (car, tuk tuk or boats)
Entrance fees to all sites mentioned in the program
Local English or French speaking guide (other languages possible when required) for all tours mentioned in the program.

The total price does not include:
VISA - A valid visa for Cambodia is required. Visas are issued on arrival for certain countries in Cambodia (Please make sure your passport is valid for 6 months beyond your departure date).
Other meals that are not included in the program.
Drinks, personal expenses, tips and gratuities.
Options and other activities not included in the program.

This Secret Journey was designed in cooperation with Kim Nou and Selective Travel Team (License #50004510).


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