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Address: Angkor Thom, Siem Reap, Cambodia
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amazing place

i collect really unforgettable memories in Cambodia, and of them is tha Bayon temple. Amazing place to be a 'real tomb raider'.. :)

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Budapest, Hungary
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Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

i collect really unforgettable memories in Cambodia, and of them is tha Bayon temple. Amazing place to be a 'real tomb raider'.. :)

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Hamburg, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Definitely one of the best temples in Angkor. The Buddha faces are incredible. Try to avoid very hot days

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Vijayawada, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We have gone on group tour to this place.All the temples have smiling faces in 4 directions.I presumed it must be Bramha statue.

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Ballenita Ecuador
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just an incredible place, with all the giant smiling faces, this temple couldn't help but make you smile! The history and stories behind the temple were very interesting, and since we were there during "off season', we had plenty of time and space to enjoy all the sites.

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kuala lumpur, malaysia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Much erosion compared to ten years ago but still amazing. Children are allowed up the stairs unlike Baphoun and Angkor Wat. Lots of doorways and windows with amazing details.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Really nice looking temple near Angkor wat. Part of the complex or temples. Inclusive of the passes you get. Had a lovely time enjoying the beautifully built temple.

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Siem Reap, Cambodia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Bayon temple is very nice building.It's charming temple for come to kiss with the face of the 54 top.

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

If I had to rank the small number of temples I have visited in Cambodia (there are thousands!), I think I would rate this my favourite. Nice and small and easy to scramble around. The detail in the facial carvings are amazing! Worth a visit. Is part of the Angkor Thom complex.

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Kandal Province, Cambodia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I always say you should read a little bit about where you visit before you go, my advice would be to know the history of the Khmer empire and the history of what you are looking at as it is incredible how powerful they were and personally the best architecture I've ever seen, it's breathtaking.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The faces on the temple give this area something spooky. The temples are very old and the deterioration of the stone also adds to the effect.There doesn't seem to be any form of preservation as many tourists were able to climb some of the buildings, there were no notices or guards prohibiting these actions.

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