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Angkor Silk Farm

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Airport Road | Puok District, Siem Reap 17259, Cambodia
+855 63 555 5768
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Private Tour: Siem Reap City Tour Full Day
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Angkor Silk Farm belongs to Artisans Angkor, a social-business enterprise aiming at reviving Khmer cultural heritage while giving job opportunities to young Cambodians living in rural areas.Free guided tours through the eight hectare farm give a unique insight into the different stages involved in silk production, from the mulberry tree orchards, silkworm breeding, the spinning mills and the dying and weaving processes in the very traditional way. A shop is there for visitors as well. Tours are in English, French, Spanish, Chinese, Korean,Japanese or Khmer.
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  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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“whole process” (55 reviews)
“free tour” (44 reviews)
“gift shop” (42 reviews)
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Airport Road | Puok District, Siem Reap 17259, Cambodia
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+855 63 555 5768
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Absolutely amazing watching the process of silk making - from the mulberry trees on! Fantastic being able to bring that fine wisp of silk home with you to prolong the memories

Thank Janine H
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you enjoy art and old ways of doing things this is a must see, we try and take all our friends that come for a visit. It's not a long tour but very interesting, to see how silk is died and woven.

Thank 11helmuths
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took our large group and enjoyed seeing the staff weaving the silk- the beautiful products were available to purchase and the quality was outstanding

Thank Elaine M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was our first time to see Lotus farm. Beautiful flower. You can eat the seed. First time we saw how the woman spinning thread out of Lotus branch

Thank tjotjatjola
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You can find a free bus taking you from the Artisans Angkor in the center of Siem Reap to the silk farm (brings you back as well). You arrive and a guide shows you each step of the hand-made silk clothing production. From the plants...More

Thank Xavier L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have to admit, I was pleasantly surprised to visit this place; after all, how interesting could learning about silk production be? We had a great free tour learning all about silk worms, from what they ate to their life cycle, and we even got...More

Thank JB2477
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Would highly recommend if you fancy something different, very interesting to see how silk is produced and why its so expensive. Completely free too.

1  Thank JamieWatterson69
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

MUST-DO when in SR. I have been many times and it never gets old. The tour is very personalized and is free (just leave a tip if you like)

Thank MargheritaPizzaMike
Reviewed 9 September 2017

This is an interesting farm where myriads of mulberry trees and silkworms work together to produce the quality silk used by the cambodians to make magnificent silk products. A guide walks through the display and outlines the process involved and how the silk is produced...More

1  Thank Carmel S
Reviewed 9 September 2017

I've always been fascinated by how silk can be made from the cocoons of worms. Here, you get to see it happen first-hand, and it's as amazing as I always imagined. You see the fields of mulberry trees that supply the leaves the worms eat,...More

1  Thank summatiger2000
ArtisansAngkor, Communication Officer at Angkor Silk Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Thank you very much for this lovely feedback! We are really happy to hear that you enjoyed your free visit of the Silk Farm and got to learn new things. Regarding what you have heard, there must have been a misunderstanding: all our benefits are...More

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JavaSue
11 December 2016|
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Response from Lor6969 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we took the shuttle and stayed there 2-3 hours. Hope this help
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JavaSue
11 December 2016|
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Response from Artisans A | Property representative |
Dear Sir, Thank you for your interest. The Silk Farm departing from our Siem Reap Main Site at 9:30 am will return around 11:30 am to the same place. Kind regards, The Artisans Angkor Team
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Traceyinguam
20 November 2015|
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Response from Colin T | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can if its within normal trading hours. Takes about 20min by Tuk Tuk.
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