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Address: Street Behind 10 January High School, Siem Reap, Cambodia
Phone Number: +855 92 935 197
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Description: My name is Yous Sopanha, I have been working as a tour guide for many...
My name is Yous Sopanha, I have been working as a tour guide for many years in Angkor Archaeological site as well as other tourism sites around Cambodia. I hold 2 Bachelor Degrees from Phnom Penh University in Social Science (history, philosophy...).
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Yous is a wonderful fella. Booked him for two days and we toured like crazy. Always willing to go the extra mile to tell you the story of the temples, religions intermixing, the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 21, 2015
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Maputo, Mozambique
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Maputo, Mozambique
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3 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Yous is a wonderful fella. Booked him for two days and we toured like crazy. Always willing to go the extra mile to tell you the story of the temples, religions intermixing, the times of Khmer Rouge and to explain and assist in conversations with elderly cambodians. He knows all the perfect photo spots and times of the big tours... More 

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Elmhurst, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

My husband and I just spent a lovely Christmas week in Siem Reap with our three adult daughters. Sopanha was recommended to me by a friend who took his tour previously and were very happy, so I contacted him in advance. I have life-threatening food allergies, as does one of my daughters, and was worried about having a guide who... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

I don't usually write reviews but I will make an exception for Sopanha, he was that good. If you want a guide who knows everyone and knows Cambodia like the back of his hand use Sopanha. If you want a guide with a history degree who is truly passionate about his his subject and his country, use Sopanha. If you... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Sopanha is an incredible man. My husband and I felt so lucky to have him as our guide in Siem Reap in mid-November, where he took us not only to the main sights on our list, but to tucked away gems we didn't even know about - and which weren't overrun with tourists!! His enthusiasm and evident love for his... More 

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Bristol, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

I booked Sophana many months prior to my trip, and together wer worked out a great 4-day itinerary to explore the temples of Angkor, including airport pick-up and drop-off. On arrival at Siem Reap I was met by Sophana, who it turns out was recovering from a really nasty car crash a few days earlier. The circumstances of his crash... More 

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New Delhi, Delhi, India
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Yous is an amazing tour guide, a fountain of knowledge, someone who gives his all for his customers.. Those that have used Yous would say the same thing..meeting some of his family and hearing his life story from the time of Pol Pot..words cannot describe the man that we now consider family... Google him, need I say more. Yous needs... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Our hotel arranged a full day tour with guide. He was at the hotel before we finished breakfast ahead of time. The morning we did the great temples of Angkor. All the way Yous like an excited child telling us about the treasures we would see. The sites of Angkor were spectacular and our guide was a wealth of information,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 via mobile

We toured with Sopanha for 2 and a half days around the Angkor temples. Although we had only booked a driver for our half day at Kampong Phluk, Sopanha arrived as our driver and offered to be our guide as well, free of charge. He ended up being our driver and guide for the subsequent two days, which may have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We utilized Sopanha's services for 3 days. He picked us up at the airport and brought us to our hotel. Our tour started the next day and he did a great job in explaining what we were seeing. We learned so much more than if we had gone on our own. He was patient in explaining the significance of each... More 

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Sopanha Y, Owner at Angkor Guide Sopanha Private Tours, responded to this review

Dear sir/Madame I am thankful to you, your feedback is really meaningful and helpful. As you know, threre are millions of people every month using TripAdvisor to plan their perfect trip. So your great review will be influent to our next future clients, they will understand more and more about me and my services. Best wishes Sopanha More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Mr Sopanha is knowledgeable and personable. We were delighted with our two day tour of the temples and an additional day we spent seeing the waterfalls at Kulen Mountain. Hearing about Sopanha's personal experiences with the Khmer Rouge were particularly moving for me. A wonderful person, funny and inspiring.

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Sopanha Y, Owner at Angkor Guide Sopanha Private Tours, responded to this review

Dear Madame Thank you very much for your real comment. It is so important and Helpful. As you know, every month there are millions of travelers around the world using TripAdvisor to plan their perfect and accurate trip. So because of your excellent Review, our next future visitors will understand very well about me and my services. And to pay... More 

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