This culture school trip to Cambodia allows students to explore local culture through a city tour in Phnom Penh, a local Khmer cooking class, visiting traditional silk weavers and a sunset cruise on the Mekong River. Students can also learn more about Cambodia’s recent, tragic history by visiting the Choeung Ek Killing Fields.
Other activities on this culture school trip to Cambodia include visiting the Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Centre to meet animals rescued from the illegal wildlife trade and taking part in a community service project, such as creating a system for recycling plastics in a sustainable way. Check out the full itinerary below!
Our school trips are completely customizable and can be tailored to meet your requirements. Speak to a specialist now to find out which additional destinations, itineraries and subject focuses are available for your culture school trip to Cambodia.
*Prices based on groups of 20 students with 2 free teacher spots, not including flights.
✓ All accommodation costs
✓ Full board meals for the entire trip
✓ All transportation costs, including airport pick-up and drop-off
✓ All activities listed in the itinerary
✓ 1 free teacher per 10 paying students
✓ 24-hour emergency contact support during the trip
✓ Detailed pre-departure summary & briefing
✓ Full financial failure protection
✓ Public liability insurance
✓ Our trips are fully risk-assessed
Day 1: Arrive in Cambodia
- Arrive at the airport where our enthusiastic Adventure Leaders will be waiting for you at the arrivals gate, waving our Learning Adventure flag. Transfer to your accommodation and once you are refreshed and settled, come together for a trip briefing. Your adventure leaders will explain details about your travel plans, give advice on how to adapt to the local culture and outline how you will stay safe during your travels.
- Admire the Independence Monument in Phnom Penh, capital of Cambodia, built in 1958 to commemorate Cambodia’s independence from France in 1953. It stands on a roundabout in the intersection of Norodom Boulevard and Sihanouk Boulevard in the centre of the city.
Day 2: Phnom Penh City Tour
- Discover Cambodia’s capital on the Phnom Penh City Tour, where you will visit the stunning Royal Palace complex, the home of the Cambodian royal family and the symbol of Cambodia. Then, move to visit the iron Napoleon III Pavilion, a gift from the French Emperor in the 19th century. Marvel at the Silver Pagoda, named for the 500 silver tiles covering its floor.
- Board a local boat for a Sunset Cruise along the Mekong River, a peaceful and scenic way to spend an evening in Phnom Penh. As you glide down the river, you can take in the beautiful views of the city skyline and enjoy a relaxing atmosphere