Stay at La Résidence d’Angkor and find countless things to do in Siem Reap. Tour the mystifying Angkor temples, cycle through the picture-perfect countryside, explore the local culinary scene and more with our choice of concierge recommendations.
FIRST LIGHT WITH LEICA
Few experiences compare with watching the sun rise over Angkor Wat. Join our dawn walk in partnership with Leica Sport Optics for a captivating insight into the history of this enigmatic wonder.
Your guide will offer you state-of-the-art Leica Trinovid 8x42 HD binoculars for an up-close view of the avian beauties. You may also carry a telescope so that you don’t miss any highlights.
Tonle Sap Tours
Tonle Sap Sunset Cruise Enjoy an afternoon exploring Tonle Sap lake aboard Ella, a classic wooden day ship. Witness the unique way of life on the lake and admire the diverse ecosystems, ending with a sunset cocktail and canapés. The ship is available for private hire and suitable for up to eight guests.
Water and Silk Experience the unique life of the Tonle Sap lake. Explore Chong Kneas village, visiting homes, schools, hospitals, restaurants and fish farms. Continue off-water to an active silk farm. Discover the lifecycle of these fascinating worms, and the intensive labour process that results in the exquisite fabric.
Off the beaten track
Kulen Mountain and Beng Mealea – Full-Day Tour Venture out of town to Kulen Mountain, considered the most sacred mountain in Cambodia and home to more than 30 different temple ruins. Stroll through the forest, examining the river carvings and taking a dip in the waterfall. Continue on to the mysterious Beng Mealea temple. Overgrown with trees and vines, it’s an explorer’s dream.
Villa Chandara Journey through the beautiful rural landscapes outside of Siem Reap to Baray, a route rarely seen by tourists. Take a short walk into the village where a warm welcome from locals awaits. Continue to Villa Chandara, a charming building surrounded by rice paddies. Here you’ll be treated to a stunning five-course Khmer dinner by candlelight.
Embrace the spirit of adventure and leave your fears on the ground. Soar through the air on the only zipline in Cambodia. Located within the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Angkor Archaeological Park, crisscross over the jungle canopy whilst learning about the flora and fauna below.
Witness the majesty of Angkor from the skies. We can arrange a choice of helicopter tours above this UNESCO World Heritage Site. Whether a short 8-minute flight over Angkor Wat or a longer airborne excursion above the wonders of Siem Reap, there’s something for everyone.
Bike the Angkor Temples – Full-Day Tour
Escape the crowds of Angkor and go off the beaten track. Cycle roughly 30km along to see the temples in a different light.
This is a guided bike tour of the most intriguing of the major temples, including Tha Prom, The Elephant Terrace and Bayon. The tour finishes with a ride on small trails through the villages and back to town.
Cycling - Half-Day Tours
Cycle Angkor at Twilight Experience the Angkor countryside at its most beautiful, just before sunset. Cycle through and explore the calm period where the city transitions from day to night. Round off your half-day tour with a private Dragon Boat cruise along an ancient waterway, complete with local delicacies and refreshments.
Siem Reap Countryside by Bicycle Explore the more relaxed areas of Siem Reap on this half-day tour. Begin with a cycle along the Siem Reap river, continuing through the scenic countryside and friendly villages. Learn about palm wine and sugar production, basket weaving, rice farming and other aspects of Cambodian life. Stop for some unique local snacks before returning to town.
Mystery Dine Around Let us be your guide on a tour of Siem Reap’s thriving restaurant scene. Start your gourmet adventure with an amuse-bouche in our Martini Bar. Then be whisked away by tuk-tuk through the town’s vibrant nightlife to four locations to savour Khmer specialities.
Circus Dinner Experience Witness a dazzling show at the nearby Phare—the Cambodian Circus. Performers use theatre, music, dance and modern circus skills to tell poignant Cambodian stories. Enjoy a pre-circus starter and main course at Ember before an evening of laughter and surprises. Then return to the hotel for dessert in the Martini Lounge.
Discover the secrets to Khmer cuisine with our selection of cookery classes. Each begins with a visit to a local market before returning to Circle to create and dine on a delicious feast.
Group Cooking Class For 2-8 guests, covering a four-course tasting menu. Priced from US$50 per person
Private Cooking Class For 1-4 guests, covering a five-course tasting menu. Priced from US$80 per person
Master Cooking Class For 1-4 guests, covering an advanced five-course menu. Priced from US$100 per person
Angkor Golf Resort is an award-winning 18-hole golf course designed by Sir Nick Faldo, just 10 minutes from our hotel.
Group lessons and ‘Play with the Pro’ can be organised as well as a half- or full-day lessons. Whether an experienced golfer looking to improve or a complete first-timer, a great day is guaranteed.