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Address: Cambodia
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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long drive but worth it.

you dont actually get to see the temple as of march 2015 when i went as its still in disputed territory, you access it from Thailand, you can drive up to area then a walk of about... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 18, 2015
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pattaya
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

you dont actually get to see the temple as of march 2015 when i went as its still in disputed territory, you access it from Thailand, you can drive up to area then a walk of about 800 meters is all to top easy walk no steps. worth the visit overlooking cambodia, although seeing a religious place with barbed wire... More 

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Cartagena
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

the roads leading up to it were promised to be rather rough, but we have encountered smooth, wide, less traveled paved roads almost to the feet of the small hill that carries the temples. from the sort of bus and taxi terminal u have to mount eithet a 4x4 jeep or a moto, to carry u up to the top... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

My parents and I visited Preah Vihear Temple in Feb 2015. The temples are very beautiful, there are a number of very fine carvings. The scenery is amazing, at the top of a cliff. It's definitely worth the drive from/to Siem Reap. We spent one night in a hotel a few kilometers from the temple. We went there with our... More 

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Siem Reap Province, Cambodia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

I went there on January with my team work. The temple is in the UNESCO world heritage site. It is approximately 15 km from Sra Em town in Preah Vihear province. The scenery over there are extremely wonderful with the unique temple style Preah Vihear. When i reached there the environment around the temple it was very good actually and... More 

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Tehran, Iran
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Preah Vihear temple complex is the second Cambodian UNESCO world heritage site , this is a amazing complex with wonderful view , this temple and Koh Ker Group and Beng Melea temple can be a great package a day tour from Siem Reap , I had great experience and a good day with Narin (A professional Cambodian tour guide) in... More 

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Kiama, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Leaving at just after 7am it is a good 31/2 hours drive lots to see in the country side we booked a mini bus for 5 people as we wanted to stop at a few places on the way and the travel agent assured us it was only for us 5, that was a take as we ended up with... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Yesterday 19th feb I did this day tour to the temple. Was picked up from the hotel, and joined the group. First impression was , it didn't looked organised, as the driver kept having to stop for this or that. Also the constant spitting of the driver out the window as he was driving through town. We stopped at a... More 

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Long Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

It is amazingly well worth the drive of approx 200km or 3.5 hrs. We left Siemreab at 7:20 and back by 4:30. I didn't have time to see anything else but there are many other sites to see on the way. Preah Vihear's carving is similar to that of Banteay Srei. There is very little tourists and you don't have... More 

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Guangzhou, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

My family and I had a delightful time in Preah Vihear temple yesterday, due to Narin's excellent tour guiding skills. We are sooooooooooooo happy we had the comfortable experience of being in a nice car with Narin. Taking a child and my parents, a Toyota Highlander with AC is definiyely much nicer and safer than a tutu. Narin took us... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

What a fantastic 13 hour day this was, Preah Vihear is amazing and so much bigger than we all expected, a hair raising ride up to the top of the mountain and then words just cannot describe how beautiful it is and as good if not better than Angkor Wat. Preah Vihear predates Angkor Wat by 100 years; it is... More 

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