Depart the hotel and transfer by Tuk Tuk to visit Silk Island. Arriving at the peaceful Island your guide will walk you to the beautiful Wat Chong Koh Pagoda situated on the island, filled with colorful statues and stunning architecture.
From there you will get to visit one of the silk weavers where you will get to understand how they make silk, from seeing the silk worm eggs to learning about the cycle and seeing the process of how it gets turned into silk ready for products. The traditional Khmer silk weaving has existed for centuries with fine silk fibers woven into beautiful silk cloth and Silk Island is the best place to experience this in Cambodia. You will be able to see the silks being woven and speak to the weavers via your guide to learn about this tradition. You will also have the opportunity to buy some of the hand-made silk produce including table cloths, scarves, and covers at cheaper prices than in the city.
Inclusions: Tuk Tuk as transportation, English speaking guide, entrance fee