Private tour – Siem Reap City Tour
Avoid the crowds and uncover Siem Reap’s hidden secrets on this private 8-hour Siem Reap city tour. Led by a knowledgeable local guide, you’ll visit amazing off-the-beaten-track temples, gardens, farms, and viewpoints for an authentic experience of Khmer life.
This isn’t your average Siem Reap city tour. Get VIP access to hidden temples, gardens, and farms on this exclusive 9-hour private experience. Led by expert local guides, you’ll go behind-the-scenes to uncover Siem Reap’s secrets spots and immerse yourself in authentic Khmer culture. With only your private group, you’ll avoid crowds and tailor parts of the tour to your interests.
Don’t miss this one-of-a-kind opportunity to see the real Siem Reap.
Private Siem Reap City Tour – Key Details
Go behind-the-scenes in Siem Reap on this exclusive private tour to uncover hidden temples, gardens, and farms the public never sees.
The Angkor Botanical Garden, Wat Thmei Pagoda, Wat Damnak, Wat Athvear Temple, the Lotus Farm, and finishing at the Phnom Krom Temple and at the Phnom Krom viewpoint to experience the sunset on Tonle Sap are the best off-the-beaten-path attractions in Siem Reap, which can be explored with a private Siem Reap City Tour itinerary.
The very best Siem Reap City Tour in town will take you to seven beautiful spots that will make you feel as though you are a native of the city.
- Location: Siem Reap.
- Departure from Yout Hotel lobby.
- Duration: Full day (8 hours app).
- Departure Time: 11:00 AM from your hotel lobby
- Return Time: Approximately 7:00 PM
- Live Guide: Yes
- Instant Confirmation
- Transportation: Luxury air-conditioned minivan
- Mobile Voucher Accepted
- Printed Voucher Accepted
- Private Siem Reap City Tour: Free Pick-Up and Drop-Off Service from every Siem Reap Hotel.
- Please note that this tour requires a minimum of 2 participants.
Private Siem Reap City Tour – Key Highlights
This exclusive private tour gives you insider access to Siem Reap’s hidden gems and local secrets. Here are some of the key highlights:
Go Behind-the-Scenes at Must-See Attractions
- Get VIP access to attractions like the Angkor Botanical Garden and Lotus Farm for rare, behind-the-scenes looks at how they operate.
- Explore areas not open to the public with our expert guides.
- See preservation work in action at the Angkor Botanical Garden.
- Learn traditional weaving techniques hands-on at the Lotus Farm workshop.
Discover Hidden Gems Only the Locals Know About
- Explore off-the-beaten-path temples like atmospheric Wat Athvear.
- Take in unbelievable sunset views from the top of tucked-away Phnom Krom Temple.
- Experience our guides’ favorite local spots missed by most tourists.
Immerse Yourself in Khmer Culture and Traditions
- Gain insight into sobering history at the Wat Thmei Pagoda memorial.
- Observe monks during daily rituals at the monasteries.
- Learn about Buddhism’s central role in Khmer society.
Flexible Itinerary Tailored to Your Interests
- Collaboratively plan parts of the tour based on your priorities.
- Customize and dig deeper into experiences that interest you most.
- With a small group, easily modify the itinerary.
This exclusive tour offers rare access and authentic local experiences you won’t find anywhere else.
What You’ll Do
The Inside Scoop Itinerary for your Private Siem Reap City Tour
Get ready to explore Siem Reap’s hidden gems and local secrets on this exclusive backstage pass itinerary crafted by our expert insider guides:
Dive Into the Angkor Botanical Garden’s Secluded Wildlife Sanctuary
Come face-to-face with exotic birds in hidden forest trails not open to the public. Experts give you a private look behind the scenes.
Discover Wat Thmei’s Haunting History
Reflect on Cambodia’s sobering past at this memorial pagoda rarely included in traditional tours.
Experience Monastic Life at Wat Damnak
Witness monks’ daily rituals and glimpse inside their world at this massive riverside monastery.
Marvel at the Mystical Carvings of Wat Athvear
Admire exquisite 12th century stone carvings and bas-reliefs at this off-the-grid sorcerer’s temple.
Master Lotus Weaving at the Farm
Try your hand at this iconic textile craft with insider techniques tourists never learn.
Take in the Sunset of a Lifetime
Watch the sun sink into Tonle Sap lake from Phnom Krom Temple’s secluded pinnacle viewpoint.
This all-access itinerary takes you behind closed doors to experience authentic Siem Reap only insiders know about.
What to Expect
Expertly Crafted for Cultural Immersion and Rare Access
Every detail of this tour was meticulously crafted by our team of local experts to give you a truly unique experience. We worked closely with insiders to curate exclusive experiences and unearth hidden gems not accessible to the general public.
You’ll get to visit secret temples, go behind the scenes at workshops to see craftsmanship up close, and dine at restaurants only the locals know about. We’ve poured our hearts into this tour because we want to share the Siem Reap we know and love.
Your Personalized Backstage Pass
With your private group tour we can fully customize parts of your tour based on your special interests. This high guide-to-guest ratio means you get the flexibility to shape your experience. Our team will help turn your wishes into reality!
“The custom parts made this tour over-the-top! Our guide created a trip perfectly tailored to what we wanted to see and do.” – Monica S.
The Inside Scoop from Expert Local Guides
Our team of insiders will take you to places tourists can’t go themselves and shower you with little-known facts. You’ll come away feeling like you know Siem Reap better than the locals!
“Our guide made the city come alive by revealing its secrets and hidden gems.” – Lucas P.
The Luxury of an Exclusive Experience
Every aspect is designed for comfort and convenience. You’ll have door-to-door private transportation, exclusive access to stunning boutique hotels, and indulge in the finest dining.
- Walking over 1 mile total throughout the day.
- Some uneven terrain at temples and sanctuary.
- Chance of rain – bring sun protection/poncho.
- Hotel pickup may be up to 30 mins before tour time.
- Sanctuary visit includes educational presentation.
- Ethical elephant interactions always prioritize animal welfare.
- Khmer lunch includes chicken, fish, rice, vegetables.
- Bottled water provided.
- Air-conditioned vehicles with an experienced private driver.
- Private transportation? Check.
- Professional tour guide? Check.
- Refreshments? Check.
- Departure comfortably from your Hotel lobby. Check.
- On-Board Drinks: soft drinks, water. Check.
- Safety Insurance. Check.
- Free Transfer from/to Hotel is included. Check.
What’s Not Included
- Angkor National Park Fees
- Personal expenses such as drinks, tips, laundry, etc
Private Siem Reap City Tour. Cancel up to 48 Hours in advance for a full refund.
The Private Siem Reap City Tour includes excursions to various temples in the surrounding countryside and sightseeing. It’s a chance to make memories that will last a lifetime while also learning about Cambodian culture.
- It is not wheelchair accessible.
- The majority of passengers can participate.
- There is a moderate amount of walking but also breaks to relax.
- This is an exclusive tour/activity. Only your group will take part.
What you need to bring
- Sun protection – hat, sunscreen, glasses.
- Insect repellent.
- Poncho or light rain jacket.
- Comfortable walking shoes.
- Camera to capture memories.
- If you already have an Angkor temple pass, use it. (Not required if you do not have a Pass; you can still fully enjoy the tour).
- A smile and an open mind!
Meeting Point to Start your Private Siem Reap City Tour
Private Siem Reap City Tour Pick-up Service
Location of the Meeting Point: The meeting place is in the lobby of your hotel, close to the reception desk. A free pick-up service from any Resort, Hotel, Villa, or Airbnb in Siem Reap, and a live tour guide that speaks English is always included.
Know Before You Go
- Siem Reap City Tour starts from your Hotel/Resort Lobby.
- Rates are inclusive of 10% service charge and applicable government tax
- All above rates are net and quoted in US Dollars per person
- Show Schedule is subject to change without prior announcement
- The exact pick-up and drop-off time will be confirmed via your email
- The dropping-off time can not be confirmed. It depends on the situation and traffic.
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Ready to Break Free from the Ordinary?
Escape the Crowds with Local Insider Access?
Our trusted guides leverage their local connections to take you behind-the-scenes to spots not listed in any guidebook.
Experience Real Khmer Culture?
Get an authentic understanding of traditions and daily life with exclusive activities and interactions arranged by our experts.
We pick you up and drop you off right at your hotel’s front door in an air-conditioned van to maximize relaxation during your Siem Reap City Tour.
Your well-being is our top concern. Vehicles and sites are sanitized regularly and guides are first-aid certified.
Any Discounts Available?
Yes! We offer 5% off for return travelers. And for groups of 4+ we provide 10% off when you book our Siem Reap City Tour.
How to Confirm Booking?
How to Book this Siem Reap City Tour:
- Select the number of guests in your group
- Pick a date for your tour on our online calendar
- Click the “Book Now” button to be taken to our secure checkout
- Hassle-free payment through Stripe
- No risk with our Money Back Guarantee!
The booking process is quick and easy – just choose your group size, select a date, and click book. We handle the rest, including secure payment processing and sending your confirmation! Booking with us comes risk-free with our Money Back Guarantee.