Day 1: Phnompenh - Takeo
At 08:00 a.m., travel by vehicle to Takeo province, 87 km south of Phnompenh on the national Road No.2 passing Tonle Bati, a picnic spot located on a small lake. The area also harbors Ta Phrom, the ruins of two small, uniquely constructed 12th century temples. Afternoon, continue to visit Phnom Chiso Mountain, 57 km south of Phnompenh. On the top of the 503 steps ascending Phnom Chisor sit some very nicely preserved 10th/11th century temple ruins. Overnight in a guest house at Takeo.
Day 2: Takeo - Kampot
After breakfast, take speed boat to visit Phnom Da temple of Phounan era of early Khmer civilization (1st-5th century). After lunch, take a car to Kampot Province, visit Kep and overnight at Nataya Resort in Kampot.
Day 3: Kampot - Phnompenh
After breakfast, visit Kampot Zoo (lions, tigers and bears, and maybe some monkeys), and the Kampot River rapids, Teuk Chhou, an informal park for eating, drinking, sleeping, and playing in the water. You also visit Kampotís famous black pepper and Durian farms. After lunch transfer back to Phnom Penh