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Angkor Thom

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This magnificent inner royal city was built by the end of the 12th century and is renowned for its temple grounds and towering southern gate.
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Angkor Wat, Siem Reap 17259, Cambodia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Loved moving through this place. The number of towers built, the walls, the carvings and stories they tell of a life long gone is pretty impressive.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Lindy M
Reviewed yesterday

Covering an area of 9km, it was the longest & last capital of the Khmer Empire. It is a square, edged by a moat & wall 3km long on each side, with 4 gates, each midway on each side. Within this area are some wonderful...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Leonie G
Reviewed 2 days ago

It is a definite must to see you will get a chance to know about the ancient history of Cambodia. It is best to start very early in the morning and have a knowledgeable guide. There is along line up to got the third level...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Dilip P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is really a very good lesson of history around the 10-12th centuries where the Khmers beat the Siam both on ground and on water (lake). The crafted stones are exceptionnally well explicit !

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank msend2019
Reviewed 4 days ago

It is a privilege to walk among these ancient ruins. I highly recommend a guide from Cambodia Cycling. Ours spoke great English and was very knowledgeable (ask for Poleak!)

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Margriet R
Reviewed 5 days ago

Sunday 13th January, we were on a guided tour of the Temples Complex in Angkor Thom, what an amazing experience it turned out to be. Our day started at 05.45 when we visted Angkor Wat, next door, to see the sunrise over the ancient Temple,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank David D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

After Angkor Wat we were a little weary but that soon disappeared as we walked with gusto along where Angelina Jolie raided the tomb. The roots of the trees growing through the buildings are surreal and truly amazing. The ground is uneven and requires sensible...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank AneurinRoberts
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A full day tour covering Angkor Wat, Angkor Thom and Prom if looks exhaustive one can spend two full days to cover all temple complexes in detail.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank BabuY
Reviewed 1 week ago

This temple mainly has faces on buildings so very different from Angkok Wat and Ta Prohm. I enjoyed viewing them a lot. Passing the entrance, we still has a long road until we reached this temple. The roads around look neat and clean. We bought...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Wsea3h
Reviewed 1 week ago

Angkor Thom is probably the most illustrious temple around in Siem Reap and that may result in very high expactiotions. But yes, you will feel like an explorer around here (if you come at a quiet time) and it is really beautifull and has a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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17 April 2018|
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Response from Grecel L | Reviewed this property |
If you want to go to Angkor Thom from Siem Reap airport, it could be about 45 minutes to one hour depending on traffic and your transportation. But before you can go to Angkor Thom you would have to go to the ticket center... More
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26 February 2018|
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Response from manukoala | Reviewed this property |
Sorry we did it with a Tuk Tuk for the day 18 USD. But yes next time we will do the bicycle option although it gets hot very quickly.
3 October 2017|
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Response from southgreen2016 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, we travelled from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap and then crossed the border into Thailand at Poipet, so we didn't visit the south of Cambodia.