Amansara

4-Night Amansara Spiritual Angkor Journey

overview

From the world-class boutique resorts of Aman, Amansara lies on the outskirts of Cambodia's cultural capital, Siem Reap. 

This four-night Spiritual Journey is about making a connection with nature, the environment, and the religious sites of Cambodia. Explore the temples and pagodas of Angkor and join monks in spiritual blessings and walking meditations. Indulge in traditional Khmer therapies and cuisine on this transformational retreat experience. Guests can take time for themselves and learn the art of relaxation and how to experience the present moment in all of its fullness, beauty and simplicity through programmed activities like meditation, yoga, forest bathing, spa therapies, and meditation.

price per retreat

Retreat Programme & Accommodation

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  • Accommodation
  • Food
  • Things To Do
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Amansara’s Suites offer a combined bedroom and living area which steps down into a light-filled bathroom with an island bathtub. Floor-to-ceiling glass doors open to a private garden courtyard with sun loungers, a reflection pond and, in 12 suites, a private plunge pool. There is the Pool Suite, Courtyard Suite, and the Contemporary Suite

The Pool Suite features:
  • A private courtyard
  • Private plunge pool (6m x 5m / 19.5ft x 16.5ft)
  • Sun mattresses beside pool
  • King-size bed
  • Sofa, writing desk
  • Informal dining table and chairs
  • Bathroom with twin vanities
  • Bathtub, separate shower/toilet
  • Cushioned banquette in the courtyard
  • WiFi, sound system, safe
  • Air conditioning, ceiling fan
  • Minibar

The Courtyard Suite features:
  • A private courtyard
  • King-size bed
  • Sofa, writing desk
  • Informal dining table and chairs
  • Bathroom with twin vanities
  • Bathtub, separate shower/toilet
  • Cushioned banquette in the courtyard
  • WiFi, sound system, safe
  • Air conditioning, ceiling fan
  • Personal Bar

The Contemporary Suite features: 
  • A small private courtyard
  • King-size bed
  • Sofa, writing desk
  • Informal dining table and chairs
  • Bathroom with twin vanities
  • Bathtub, separate shower/toilet
  • WiFi, sound system, safe
  • Air-conditioning, ceiling fan
  • Minibar
Amansara’s sleek circular Restaurant offers Cambodian-centred cuisine with daily changing menus focussed on simple flavours and excellent local and organic produce. Plates make use of local Siem Reap ingredients, such as banana blossom chicken salad, quail egg soup with dried fish and black sticky rice with mango. Private dining experiences are available upon request, and the restaurant is open to guests and non-residents. 
  • Customised itineraries include daily discovery experiences with highly qualified guides
  • Two tranquil swimming pools
  • Two Amanbala boats offer excursions to the floating and stilted villages of Tonle Sap lake
  • Country-side biking 
  • Spa with four treatment rooms
  • Yoga
  • Receiving water blessing 
  • Learn from specialists in archaeology, history, dance and culture
  • Return transfers from Siem Reap airport or town
  • Daily breakfast, afternoon snacks and choice of lunch or dinner with beverages
  • Laundry 
  • Remork transportation within Siem Reap town
  • Spiritual water blessing with Buddhist Monk
  • Evening talk: Understanding Buddhism
  • Two excursions to Angkor temples with English speaking guide 
  • Traditional Khmer Breakfast at Amansara’s Wooden Village House 
  • Khmer bath therapy (Sras)
  • Hot herbal compress massage (Sor om Massa)
  • Forest bathing experience
  • Monk-led forest walking meditation
  • Monk chanting in local Pagoda
  • Ancestral Khmer incense class
  • Airfare to Siem Reap 
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Dry cleaning 
  • Additional excursions 

Sample Daily Schedule

DAY 1 

Arrival:

You will be welcomed by Amansara's Spa Manager to discuss your spiritual journey.

Visit a local Buddhist pagoda where the monks will be providing a spiritual water cleansing and blessing. 

Evening House Talk: Understanding Buddhism as philosophy, culture, and religion in Cambodia. 


DAY 2 

Temples Exploration: 

05:00-07:30   Sunrise at Angkor Wat - Capturing the essence of the temple by moonlight and then watching the sunrise on it. 

07:30-08:30   Visiting Ta Prohm - one of the most popular temples in the park. 

Gallery Visits 


DAY 3

Holistic Wellness: 

06:30-10  Vist Ta Nei, a temple rarely visited. Walk around the elephant terrace and traditional Khmer breakfast at a village house. 

Spa experiences in the afternoon including but not limited to: Traditional Khmer bath therapy and yoga.


DAY 4 

Life Changing Experiences:

The day begins with an adventurous forest bathing.   

Then Master Monk led forest walking meditation. 

Listen to Monks chanting and witness the novice learning. 


DAY 5

Cultural Immersion: 

Ancestral Khmer traditional incense class. 

payment policy

  • Cancellation 15 days before arrival will result in payment 2 nights plus tax.
  • Early departure or no show will result in full nights plus tax. 
  • Credit card details are required to guarantee the reservation.
  • Prepayment in full is required 15 days prior to arrival.
  • Rates are subject to 10% service charge.
  • 2.42% Accommodation Tax & 11% Government Tax.

location

Road To Angkor Inn, Sivatha Rd, Siem Reap, Kingdom of Cambodia

On the outskirts of Cambodia’s cultural capital, Siem Reap, Amansara is on the doorstep of Angkor: the vast, UNESCO-protected ruins of the once-mighty Khmer empire. Situated around 30 minutes away from the nearest airport, it has easy access into the town. Nearby, the Angkor National Museum and Angkor temples are just minutes away.