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Address: Angkor Wat, Siem Reap, Cambodia
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Siem Reap Temples Tour by Tuk Tuk Big Circuit
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Full-Day Temples of Angkor Small-Group Tour

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Preah Khan is less crowded than Ta Prohm and well worth a visit, especially if you are looking for the 'trees growing out of ruins' photo shots.Really atmospheric.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Preah Khan is less crowded than Ta Prohm and well worth a visit, especially if you are looking for the 'trees growing out of ruins' photo shots.Really atmospheric.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was one of the coolest temples I visited in Angkor - one of my favorites. It is epic in size and has a seemingly never-ending hall of doorways that lends a sort of haunted feeling and gives you the sense of being in a movie or a story. Unlike some of the other temples, there are no barriers or... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

When you have seen the Tomb Raider Ta Prohm, Preah Khan is merely a recollection - temple ruined yet beautified by the mother nature. It is however better preserved and more constructively cared Tips: Beware of police/ guards offering to take for you a snap or two photos. They are aiming for your dollars and expecting to be tipped handsomely... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Literally translating into the "Royal Sword" this temple was built to honour king Jayavarman's father. There's quite a lot of walk but its worth it as its less crowded and with plenty of photogenic corridors . Tip : This temple is not covered by most of the single day temple tours. Hence you should specifically ask your driver/guide to take... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to Preah Khan as part of the 'grand circuit' tour. I really enjoyed Preah Khan; its very original looking.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited PK with a remork driver from the 7 Candles Guesthouse (another great place). I so enjoyed it as it was far from over-run by other temple-hoppers. It used to be the centre of a vast complex including a university and it seems much humbler now but very evocative. The four long corridors all lead to the centre with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the first temple you come to after visiting Angkor Wat and then Angkor Thom. It is more over grown than the first two and feels wilder, it was also much quieter but more tumbled down. It was much bigger than I initially expected and had an old stupa in the middle. I loved wandering around this temple it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

less known that angkor watt, less good condition but less tourists too. here you can still feel the soul of the temples, the silence of the jungle.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

thought this would be another little temple for us to spend 5 mins and go, but it turned out to be much larger than expected. walking through it was akin to a jungle hike with all the fallen stones and overgrown trees. the entire place was quiet and not overcrowded with tourists, which gave us enough time to walk around... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This temple reminded me of both Bayon and Ta Prohm. It has a unique combination of features that makes it very interesting. Even though it was the last temple we saw, it was still as captivating as the first. It reminds me of why Siem Reap is such a great place to visit.

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