Phnom Kulen Waterfall & Beng Mealea

A full day tour to the Eco-tour resort of Phnom Kulen and the ruined temple of Beng Mealea on the way back. This tour combine slight hiking, swimming.

What You Can Expect

Start tour at your accommodation (Hotel or Guest House) at 8:00AM and drive 48Km northeast of Siem Reap to the Phnom Koulen (Lychee Mountain), a sandstone plateau considered sacred by the Khmers. This place is widely regarded as the birth place of the ancient Khmer Empire. Our vehicle will bring us by a steep dirt road near the top of the mountain, on the way up you will be able to admire a dramatic scenery. There, you will see the ancient sculptures on the riverbed by crossing the bridge, then a stair will take you to a pagoda nestled between large rocks where you will see the biggest reclining Buddha of the country, carved in the rock. Enjoy the view of the countryside from there. The hike will continue towards the 30 meters high waterfalls. This is a very popular place for Khmer people to come and enjoy their weekend with a picnic. More carvings stand in the riverbed above the waterfall. After a good and refreshing swim with the locals, (don’t forget your swimsuits).


After busy couple hours in the morning around 12:30PM we’ll have lunch at a local restaurant.


After lunch already around 1:00PM or 1:30PM in the afternoon we’ll drive back to visit Beng Melea temple, one of the mysterious temples of Angkor. The sprawling jungle temple covering over one square kilometer is largely overrun by vegetation. It really is amazing! Tour will be finished when we return to your hotel around 5:00PM.


*** Time to start tour require to start at 8:00AM and tour will be finished before or by or around 5:00PM which depend on the programs in itinerary or level/pace that you will spend at every temples. When tour start our tour guide and driver will come to pick you up from your hotel lobby then you have to be ready already in the lobby at this time also.


  • English speaking tour guide
  • A/C Vehicle: Car, Van with petrol
  • Parking fees and road tolls
  • Cool drinking waters and towels


  • Temple entrance fee
  • Kulen Mountain entrance fee
  • Meals (Lunch, Dinner…)
  • Tip

Summer offer 15% off

From 1 to 2 people$120 US

From 3 to 6 people$135 US

From 7 to 15 people$150 US