Make an enquiry

Cultural Holidays in Cambodia

Tailor-made, private journeys and group tour cultural holidays in Asia

OVER 28 YEARS EXPERIENCE 4.8 OUT OF 5 CUSTOMER RATING AWARD WINNING PRIVATE JOURNEYS & GROUP TOURS

There is nothing quite like the graceful poses and hand movements of a lavishly costumed Apsara dancer to rekindle to feel of the lost Khmer kingdoms. Apsara performances have been a traditional way of welcoming visitors to Siem Reap for centuries, and the tradition endures in the form of culture shows staged around town in the evenings. Live Khmer music, played on wooden xylophones and four-reed oboes, usually accompanies the dancers, whose costumes of brocaded silk, gold jewellery and ornately gilded headpieces look like scenes from the temple friezes of Angkor Wat come to life!

The same shows also tend to include performances of shadow puppetry and acrobatics. Circus is big in Cambodia. The famous Phare troupe, Indochina’s answer to Cirque de Soleil, regularly stage shows in Siem Reap, and these are well worth trying to catch.

However long you spend in Cambodia, rest assured that our love of performing arts and traditional crafts has inspired us to seek out lots of fascinating cultural experiences, which our consultants will be delighted to incorporate into your holiday.

 

    TransIndus Brochures 2017/18

    India & the Subcontinent
    Download PDF
    The Far East
    Download PDF
    Southeast Asia
    Download PDF
    Group Tours
    Download PDF

    order brochures

    Brochure Order

    Talk to the experts

    At TransIndus we are committed to quality, and determined to ensure every one of our clients enjoys the best holiday possible. Having lived or worked, and travelled extensively in their specialist countries, our consultants are experts whose advice can be depended on. To make an enquiry, call us on 0208 566 3739

    Make an enquiry today

    020 8566 3739