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Address: Angkor Thom, Siem Reap, Cambodia
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I got so many great photos at this temple. Loved the Victory Gate, the king's entrance. Temple ruins at their best.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 4, 2015
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Donnybrook, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015 NEW

I got so many great photos at this temple. Loved the Victory Gate, the king's entrance. Temple ruins at their best.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015 NEW

One of the most famous temples in Siem Reap and rightly so. Go early and take your time to see the place. The inscription on walls are beautiful so are the faces.. As you climb up make sure to observe the subtle change in smiles..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015 NEW

Amazing temple one near AngKor Wat, one of many many temples however it is advisable to go here if you are in the area don't miss out!

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015 NEW

37 towers with giant smiling stone faces in all 4 directions? Yes please! This temple is like nothing on earth. I loved it. My partner and I liked it so much we visited it a second time before leaving Siem Reap. Much better than Angkor Wat.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015 NEW

Great faces of Bayon temples attract many tourists. I really like Bayon. The faces look so big and so nice (smile).

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

The Bayon is breathtaking. Beautiful temples intricately carved into gods, buddhas & kings. It is my favorite temple in Angkor. The carved heads depicting four faces are seren & peaceful. A must visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

An absolutely amazing temple, beautiful in the mid to late afternoon when golden sunlight shines on the ancient faces. Make sure you see the well deep inside the temple. I only found it when I went back with a guide. Speaking of Need a guide? I know THE guy! Charmony - ph 092820529 amazing knowledge of Khmer and temple history... More 

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Chittagong City, Bangladesh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

This temple is unique in the sense of artistic flavor. Original structure is same as other temples but this one has many towers with human face curved. . We found both Hindu deity ,Shiva and Buddha sculpture .Well costumed Apsaras (heavenly Dancers) can be found with whom one can take picture ( on payment) .Its nice and enjoyable.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

Among all the temples in this area the Bayon was definitely my favourite. The architecture is simply incredible, mostly because each face on the top of the temple is highlighted by the sun at a certain time throughout the day, creating a mysterious atmosphere and a true wow effect. I was so captivated that I could not leave the temple!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

Interesting temple, the huge faces are well worth seeing, as with all temples, get a guide! - as you have travelled 1000's of miles, paying $40 a day is cheap and you get the history. Take an elephant ride too, they go around the temple and it's great fun.you can see this temple in half a day.

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Address: Angkor Thom, Siem Reap, Cambodia
Location: Asia  >  Cambodia  >  Siem Reap Province  >  Siem Reap

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