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Angkor Thom, Siem Reap, Cambodia
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This is a must see if in Siem Reap, would highly recommend to go early and in a small tour group or you can book a tuk tuk privately as the tours can be quite strenuous and you can leave whenever you feel like it....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Tremendously entertaining temple. Excellent photo ops and Incredible sights. It helps to have a guide examining the history.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Good for early birds. It's worth to there before the big tourist busses are coming. Magnificent landscape

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This temple was the best temple in both circles in Siem Reap. Detailed work. Avoid the crowd and go earliest possible.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It is one of our favorite temple during our visit in Asia because it shows lots of happiness looking at it.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mike B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Espcially Bayon temple! Never miss this temple when i got to Siem Reap highly recommend to visit this temple!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank powellin13
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A lesser known but just as spectacular temple in the Angkor region. There are 200+ wonderful faces looking in all four directions. It’s really awesome place to visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

One of the biggest temples in Angkor Thom , built by a Buddhist king of the Khmer dynasty, in the 12 th and 13 th century, it is absolutely amazing. There are 37 of the original 47 towers still standing . Each of the towers...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ash501
Reviewed 3 days ago

very nice historical temple and must visit, his temple is very unique . they have so many faces and many entry to get in. The architecture is outstanding ,. no words to explain how amazing they are

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ricky s
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was our second temple . As you drive in , through a beautiful gate and there are smiling Buddha everywhere. You cross a small site which shows how the stones were cut and lifted in olden days . You just do not want to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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January 26, 2018|
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Response from JScottie | Reviewed this property |
It is not far from Siem Reap. When you buy a ticket for Angkor Wat, $37 US, it includes admission to the Bayon. We booked our trip at tourist information.
April 26, 2016|
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Response from Bruce L | Reviewed this property |
This sad story is all over the web. An elephant used for tourist rides has died of exhaustion at Angkor. As this is clearly not an issue of travel and tourism, but one of animal welfare and animal rights, I don't understand... More
December 6, 2015|
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Response from siriVVut | Reviewed this property |
You can buy it at the official ticket center, which located on the way from downtown to Angkor, on Charles de Gaulle st. You have to take a Tuk Tuk there. It will be on your right side. If you want to start using it from... More