Tour Code: PNH5D005
- Travel to Phnong villagers,climb aboard elephants, swim at Pulong Waterfall
- Walking through the forest to Pnong Villages, enjoy picnic lunch in the forest.
- Visit a minority house and learn about their elephants and listen to stories about elephants and how to train them
Day 1: Arrival-Phnom Penh
Welcome to Cambodia! Upon arrival in Airport, you will clear customs and immigration, getting your visa on arrival for USD25. Be sure to bring two passport photos. Exiting to baggage claim, you will be met by our local guide, holding a sign with your name on it. He will take you to your hotel. Free relax as your leisure time.
Day 2: Phnom Penh – Sen Monorom Visit Phulung Village [B-L-D]
After early breakfast at 7AM we start trip to Mondul Kiri where is an eastern province of Cambodia, which is the most sparsely populated province in the whole country although being the largest province in Cambodia. The province is chock full of natural beauty, with thickly forested mountains, powerful waterfalls and the lush green rolling hills of the western side. Driving time take about 6 hours, Lunch will be at local restaurant.
In the afternoon, leave Sen Monorom and travel to the nearby village of Phulung, 6km from town, where the Phnong villagers still raise working elephants. After exploring the village and learning a little about their local life, climb aboard your elephant and experience the traditional transport of Mondulkiri You will follow trails through the countryside passing scenic stretches of rapids and small waterfalls. The riverbank is cloaked in jungle and you will have the opportunity to swim at Pulong Waterfall along the way before returning to Sen Monorom.
Day 3: Sen Monorom – Full day Minority Villages, Waterfalls [B-L-D]
This morning head out West to the less visited area of Domrai Choan Village.This area offering a typical Mondulkiri experience as you follow clear trails used by the minority villagers to make your way through the lush forest. The walking is graded as moderate and should be fine for anyone with reasonable levels of fitness. Your local guide will lead you through the forest to Pnong Villages and explain about their traditional way of life and animist belief system. After working up a sweat there will be time to take a refreshing dip in Kbal Preah waterfall the perfect setting for a rest and maybe a picnic lunch. After lunch you continue making your way through the forest often passing villagers foraging in the forest or planting crops in the clearings. At the end of the day you return to the relative civilization of Mondulkiri town.
Day 4: Sen Monorom – Amazing Elephant trekking – Phnom Penh [B-L-D]
Morning breakfast, then visit a minority house and learn about their elephants and listen to stories about elephants and how to train them. Travel by elephant-back into the jungle and see the rice farms and ford a river to arrive at the waterfall. Get off your elephant and look for good place to have lunch near the waterfall. Afterwards, go looking for the elephants in the jungle where they will be eating and bring them back to the waterfall. Take a swim at the waterfall and help to bathe the elephant in the river. Return back to the village and cross the river again to arrive back at the village. The day ends with your return to city of Cambodia. Arrival at Phnom Penh city check in your hotel accommodation for overnight
Day 5: Phnom Penh departure [B-L-]
After breakfast have your owner time free at leisure until time then meet your guide at hotel and transfer you to catch flight at Phnom Penh International Airport.
Day 1: Arrival-Phnom Penh
Day 2: Phnom Penh – Sen Monorom Visit Phulung Village
Day 3: Sen Monorom – Full day Minority Villages, Waterfalls
Day 4: Sen Monorom – Amazing Elephant trekking – Phnom Penh
Day 5: Phnom Penh departure
- All transfers and transport as per the program:
1pax -2pax: comfortable car 4 seats with air-conditioning
3pax -6pax: comfortable Van 15 seats with air-conditioning
- All accommodation as per program (based on double/Twin sharing room)
- All meals as mentioned (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
-English speaking station guide as mention on the itinerary.
-All Entrance fee mentioned in itinerary
-Fresh water & Tissue
- Air tickets both domestic and international
- Personal expenses
- All drinks
- Visa fees and/or visa authorization
-Early Check in/Late Check Out
- Other expenses that not mentioned on the itinerary
- Any peak season surcharge (normally New Year period)