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Epworth Laos and Cambodia Challenge

09/03/2018 - 17/03/2018

The Epworth Laos and Cambodia challenge combines treks and day walks in Laos and Cambodia with visiting the incredible temples of Angkor! Our journey begins in the tranquil small city of Luang Prabang where we explore the surrounding minority villages and waterfalls by foot. Our journey continues with a flight to Cambodia and trek through the magnificent temples of Angkor. We head out to the rural surroundings and climb the most sacred of Mountains, staying overnight in an old teak Cambodian homestay before concluding our adventure in Siem Reap.

Dates: 09th – 17th March 2018
Trip duration: 9 days
Days walking: 5 days
Location: Laos and Cambodia
Challenge grade: Moderate
Accommodation: Hotels and one homestay
Cost: $6,990.00 (includes $2500 in fundraising)
Beneficiaries: Patients at Epworth HealthCare

Highlights
• Temples, monks and markets on Luang Prabang’s tranquil riverbanks
• Trekking through hill tribes to Kuang Si Falls
• Trekking on sacred Kulen Mountain in Cambodia
• Siem Reap and the incredible ancient temples of Angkor

Day 1 Depart Australia
Day 2 Trek from Ban Long Lao To Kuang Si Falls
Day 3 Trek to Pha Thueng jungle
Day 4 Luang Prabang fly to Siem Reap, dinner and Phare Circus
Day 5 Full day treking around Angkor complex
Day 6 Trek Kulen Mountain to Bong Thom homestay
Day 7 Trek to Koh Ker and Boeng Mealea, farewell dinner
Day 8 Depart Siem Reap, fly to Australia
Day 9 Arrive Australia

Trip Includes
• Economy return international airfare with Thai Airways ex Melbourne
• 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches and 7 dinners
• Internal flight Luang Prabang/Angkor Wat
• All airport transfers
• Expert bilingual guide
• Group medical kit
• Good 4* central hotels
• Accommodation in a combination of our comfortable eco lodges and homestay with on the floor beds, mattresses and pillows
• Private vehicle transportation
• All park entrance fees and trekking permits and site entry fees

Not included
• Meals not mentioned in itinerary
• Bottled water, aerated and alcoholic drinks
• Items of a personal nature such as phone calls, laundry, etc
• Tips
• Visa
• Travel Insurance

Organiser
Scott Bulger, Epworth Medical Foundation 03 9426 6133

Further information
Download a detailed itinerary of the Epworth

Register
Register online with $200 deposit with our travel partner Huma Challenges

Details

Start:
09/03/2018
End:
17/03/2018
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Venue

Laos and Cambodia
Cambodia + Google Map

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