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Baksei Chamkrong

Angkor, Siem Reap, Cambodia
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Ranked #56 of 97 Attractions in Siem Reap
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Ancient Ruins, Educational Sites, Architectural Buildings, Historic Sites
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Siem Reap Province, Cambodia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

It is look deferrace from an other teple with pyramid form and sngle tower. the color of the temple is beautiful ans not much tourists.

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Siem Reap, Cambodia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

This temple is fantastic! No tourists, your there alone. Quite and beautiful view from the top with an occasional elephant passing by.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013 via mobile

This temple is very special. Very intresting is that its architecture is almost identical with the south american prymids. Very peacfull here also you may get the temple to yourselves as we did. The whole park is amazing! Amazing... The architecture of these temples are based on astronomical alignments and sacred geometry, very magical place. No doubt about it one... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2011

Though this temple is just down the road from Angkor Wat and Angkor Thom it is easy to drive by. We stopped and our tuk tuk driver gave us some advice on climbing to the top. By this stage we had climbed every temple but the steps at Chamkrong were the steepest and narrowist. But once at the top it... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2008

Baksei Chamkrong is a stone's throw away from (on the outside) the South gate of Angkor Thom. It is also only about 200 metres away from the start point of the walk up Phnom Bakheng where most would go to see the sunset. So, before you go up for the hill for the sunset and especially if you are a... More

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