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Bayon Temple

Address: Angkor Thom, Siem Reap, Cambodia
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Private Tour: Angkor Wat Ancient Temples Full-Day...
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Ranked #3 of 111 Attractions in Siem Reap
Type: Ancient Ruins, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Ancient Ruins, Sights & Landmarks
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015 NEW

The temple is very impressive with its many carved faces and sculptural reliefs. You can also enjoy a guided ride on an elephant around the outskirts of the temple for some great photo shots.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015 NEW

One of the best spots in Angkor! Better if you read before go there! The place looks good,try to go early, to not be so crowded.

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East Preston, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015 NEW

Very impressive group of temples. Be prepared to climb some pretty steep and large steps. Pretty hot and not much shade.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015 NEW

Amazing attraction, one of the more interesting temples to see and well worth going to see when in Siem Reip

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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015 NEW

Fantastic trip with a good tuk tuk driver...you can't go wrong amazing photo opportunity... The most picturesque and the least crowds allowing more time to savour the site.

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Houston, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015 NEW via mobile

Although not as well known as Angkor Wat, enjoyed this temple more because of large face carving that are visible throughout temple. Went around 9 in morning, and experienced large (somewhat pushy) crowds. Walkway well marked but some areas have narrow passageways. If on tour you may have to change busses due to narrow openings for passenger traffic. Beautiful carvings... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015 NEW

All the wonderful heads all over the place. There are so many different ones to see along with little shrines with lovely windows overlooking more beautiful faces. Out of all the temples and shrines we saw this was by far our favourite

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015 NEW

At the Bayon Temple is an elephant ride only until 10.30am we were told. Three of us rode on the elephant, but I think maybe 2 people would be better. FYI It costs $20 per person, not per elephant and you walk around the whole Bayon Temple. The temple itself was amazing although appropriate footwear is recommended, as walking around... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015 NEW

Although Angkor Wat and Bayon Temple are somewhat the same, they are different at the same time. The carvings on the structures were different and it was interesting. Definitely worth a visit!

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Tuross Head, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015 NEW

The whole experience was wonderful, we had a private tour guide, Kok Chhen to take us and explain about the temples visited. This was very helpful as he knew the best times to go and gave us a commentary on each temple to get the most out of our experience.

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