BOAT TRIP TO THE MEKONG ISLANDS
8:30am - You will be met at your hotel by your personal guide and driver and drive to the port.
9:00am - We will depart from the port and cruise along the Tonle Sap, past Phnom Penh’s riverside buildings and the 150 year-old Royal Palace. Enjoy this relaxing cruise until you reach the point where the Tonle Sap Lake feeds into the impressive Mekong River.
9:30am - Arrive at Koh Dach (Silk Island), the village of the silk weavers. Here you’ll disembark the boat and visit the local village. Wander through the village, observe the silk weavers at work, and learn about the lives of the local villagers and farmers. Afterwards, visit a Pagoda before cruising back to Phnom Penh.
12:00pm - Arrival at Phnom Penh Port and transfer to a local restaurant which is a favourite of Phnom Penh's locals.
After lunch, transfer back to hotel and relax.
2:00pm - Private bus transfer to NUM
2:30pm - Welcome to Phnom Penh by the Minister of Education, and a Welcome to the University by the Rector.
4:00pm - Cocktail reception at NUM.
6:00pm - Delegates make their own way back to their hotels. The best way to travel is by Tuk Tuk, which costs $1 per trip for up to 3 people.