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Address: Banteay Srei | Angkor, Siem Reap, Cambodia
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Kbal Spean, Banteay Srei and Banteay Samre Day Trip from Siem Reap
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Relax, quiet again beautiful

Sit around and relax! How could I feel a peach and loving my life!! So wonderful I wouldn't have missed this for the world! I love it as much as Ha Long Bay and it is more 201... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Luky P
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Sit around and relax! How could I feel a peach and loving my life!! So wonderful I wouldn't have missed this for the world! I love it as much as Ha Long Bay and it is more 201 year older!

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Thank Luky P
Siem Reap, Cambodia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Really enjoyed this temple as it was way less crowded than some of the other temples we had experienced. Really close to Banteay Srei and the Banteay Srei Butterfly Museum and easy to visit all 3 places in just a couple hours.

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

If you go on a tour go on your own as guides want to tell you everything all at once. It's quite safe on your own.

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Bristol
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I wouldn't have missed this for the world. I loved it as much as Angkor Wat and it is 200 years older.

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Redmond, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Banteay Samre was the last of the temples we visited and it did not disappoint us. Beautiful architecture, carvings, and the lack of crowds were a big plus. Well preserved, carved doorways were amazing. In many ways, it is different from Banteay Srei nearby though both are Hindu temples. Not to be missed!

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Banteay Samre underwent a complete restoration from 1936 to 1944, as such the temple seems to be in a better condition as compared to others. One of the most interesting temple in terms of iconography, Banteay Samre has many pediments and lintels which depict mostly mythological scenes. For some reason, it seems to be missed by many major tours as... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This one was probably the most similar to Angkor Watt. It is less crowded and smaller, which makes it worth a quick look if you have time. I would say 30 min is plenty of time to spend here.

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Aurora, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While this site is on the grand circuit it is often skipped because of its distance from the other monuments. Skipping it is a mistake that favors those who make the trip here with far fewer crowds than other sites this impressive. The look of the monument is somewhat similar to Preah Khan's blue green hue and there are some... More 

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Banteay Samre is not far from the Eastern Mebon and Pre Rup. It is easy to see on the way back from Banteay Srei. The unusual feature here is the inner moat which must have been striking in the original state. The complex was well restored some time ago although not recently.

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Thank Etosha
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

The location is a little out the way , less popular , hence quieter . One of our favorite temples in Siem Reap .

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