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Angkor Thom, Siem Reap, Cambodia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Take some time to come here. The many faces here are amazing. You can climb up as well stairs are from wood and manageable to walk. If you have time walk around the full temple as well amazing outside views. It's pretty shaded as well...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We booked a tuktuk for a short trip angkor wat temple trip and bayon temple was our second itinerary like the other temples the rock formations here are amazing some are under construction but we still enjoyed we didnt stay here for long as we...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Brilliant example of local culture, interesting history, great guide, great tour companions to little time

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I had a short trip and Bayon Temple was on of the best. Beautiful views from top of the temple. Khmer kids dressed traditionally and you can take photo with them. Dont miss this temple.

Thank Catalina N
Reviewed 2 days ago

Bayon may be smaller than Angkor, but just as amazing. The carved sculptures are everywhere. Centuries look back into Cambodian history. Fascinating.

Thank phcfinancial
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Get there early. Opens at 07:30 am. If you are the 1st one in, enter by the exit and you will find yourself alone enjoying Bayon in all its grandeur.

1  Thank William T
Reviewed 3 days ago

An iconic stop which is recognized worldwide yet well worth visiting on ones own. Aim for the start of the day or later on in the afternoon to stay away from crowds and heat. While in the midst of the stoic faces you will have...More

Thank Belen S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Filled with various faces of deities, Bayon was my one of my favorite temples at Angkor. Beautiful architecture. It’ll be filled with tourists, especially during the morning rush, but make sure to enjoy the views from one of the many shaded areas up top.

1  Thank travelermei
Reviewed 3 days ago

Our tour guide took us to this place and explained the story behind this structure, one of the place you should see while in Siem Reap

Thank rajuma2015
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great with a guide though you cannot avoid the crowds during the day. It was good to be so close to the carved faces and get a sense of the enormity of the temple. A numinous place indeed.

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26 January 2018|
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Response from rajiv s | Reviewed this property |
No you don't need another ticket - you should be good for 3 visits - besides you can visit on the same day - morning or it gets too hot - do ankor wat first
26 April 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
7 December 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