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Address: Ankor, Siem Reap, Cambodia
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Siem Reap Full-Day Temple Tour by Bike
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small but beautiful

my favourite temples in the ankor! it is a relatively small temples compare to others.but the climbing makes it and interesting.and also not more people like the other temples.so... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
choiyanpui
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Hong Kong, China
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London, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of stones with slightly different arrangement. Once you see a few they all look similar. Still, it was good to get to see all of them as the whole complex is amazing. Climb up the stairs as the view from there is better. The stairs are quite steep on all temples. Try not to wear flip flops as trainers... More 

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Thank Andy B
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9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Making a trip to Ta Keo is great for taking photos - the architecture is fantastic. You should get a bad picture here.

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Thank Spencer Lloyd P
Hong Kong, China
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

my favourite temples in the ankor! it is a relatively small temples compare to others.but the climbing makes it and interesting.and also not more people like the other temples.so go check it out.just near the ta prom

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Hong Kong, China
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317 reviews
211 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017

it isn't too crowd and only a few tourists there during visit. So we could take photos easier. If you don't pass by, maybe you needn't specially go there. you could spend less than 30 minutes there.

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Thank cpcog
Bangi, Malaysia
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88 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017

The temple architecture is quite different from any other Hindu or Buddha temple in the archeological complex. It was said that the construction of this temple were halted due to lightning strike during one of the king reign. The steps to the temple top also so steep that most of the visitors would have slow pace to climb it. This... More 

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Thank Sid5515
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242 reviews
162 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Its closed to Angkor Thom which still only one that we can imagine for natural step even its wider than angkor wat.

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Thank Wittaya C
Newdelhi india
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981 reviews
726 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 797 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017

This rather high temple follows the tradition of Pre-Rup & Bakheng & stands out for being the first of a great undertaking built entirely of sandstone by King Jayavarman v as his state Temple & later by king Jayaviraman but left incomplete with temple carving just begun.It was designed to represent on earth the five peaked Mt.Meru. All the ascents... More 

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Thank MARGDARSHI
Brisbane
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643 reviews
237 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 163 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017

This is a temple-mountain which is aptly named. Basically it is a big, tall temple with huge steps. We took one look at those steep steps and decided it wasn't for us.

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Thank Brissy2
Oslo, Norway
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110 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We stopped at Ta Keo in between Ta Prohm and Angkor Thom. It was a very steep climb to the top, but it was nice to not have to walk among thousands of tourists like you do at the other temples. At first glance it resembled a mexican pyramid more than a Khmer temple. Very nice place to visit.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Quite the steep (but relatively safe) climb to the top of the Temple. Great view from the top of the woods and the road below, but no longer of Angkor Wat. Our guide mentioned that a few years ago, the top of Angkor Wat was visible from the top of Ta Keo, but because the trees have grown as much... More 

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