The Colours of Cambodia ...
10 DAY - INDEPENDENT TOUR
Experience the beauty of Cambodia's ancient temples and the colours of an emerging textiles scene. Visit weaving projects and a unique forest project reviving ancient plants for making natural dyes. Marvel at use of textiles in the spectacular carvings of the ancient temples of Angkor. Travel overland from the bustling city of Phnom Penh to Kampong Cham and on to Siem Reap the gateway town of the mighty temples of Angkor
Explore the vibrant city of Phnom Penh
Tour the opulent Royal Palace and Silver pagoda
Visit the weaving island of Koh Dach
Visit the monks of Kampong Cham and their inspiring community development programs
Visit a weaving project established to assist the disadvantaged in Kampong Thom
Explore the temples of Angkor
Take a water hyacinth weaving class in a floating classroom on TonleSap Lake
Take a class in shibori and the use of traditional natural dyes
Visit the Artisans of Angkor development project
Explore local markets and villages
Phnom Penh (2 N) - Kampong Cham (2 N) Siem Reap (5N)
TOUR DATES & PRICES
INDEPENDENT GUIDED TOUR DEPARTURES
Depart daily From $2200 pp twin share
Independent guided tours are open to everyone with an interest in textiles. These tours are run at a time to fit with your travel dates. These tours are not escorted by Narelle but are guided by local professional English speaking guides.
Pricing note: All tour prices quoted are in AUD based on exchange rates at the time of publication. Prices may be subject to change in the event of significant currency fluctuations up until final payment is received.
9 nights hotel accommodation
Private air-con transport
Tuk tuk tour of Angkor
Local English speaking guides
Arrival & departure transfers
Water Hyacinth weaving class
Shibori & natural dyes class
Is this tour for me?
To truly experience the tour programme and destination, you need to be able to participate in physical activities such as longer walking tours, walking over uneven terrain, climbing stairs and periods of standing. The tour will be of interest to anyone who enjoys textiles, historical ruins and photography. Please request a tour brochure for full tour activities.