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Angkor Wat Admission Ticket
from US$55.00*
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Angkor Wat Admission Ticket
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Angkor Thom, Siem Reap, Cambodia
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Reviewed yesterday

Bayon temple has its own beauty. All the tower is symmetrical. It looks like you will get lost in the temple because of the symmetrical architecture but actually you won't because it just a circle.

Thank Jue0819
Reviewed yesterday

Words do not do these temples justice, they are simply an incredible sight to see, we had a private guide for 2 days, her name was Makara, she made the tour with her knowledge and enthusiasm so much more than we expected.

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very nice entrance with a lot of statues,professional ticket with your picture, they checked ticket for every temple,I love this temple.

Thank Ka D
Reviewed 3 days ago

Love the structure..hindu temple I believe..breathing sculpture..wonder how someone can build such a temple in 11th century

Thank Shanti Sri S
Reviewed 3 days ago

This temple has giant faces carved into the walls and towers. The impact is mystical. It is unique compared to the other temples and together with Angkor Wat and Ta Prohm, is a must see. While there, take a bit of time to visit the...More

Thank CanadianTravelReview
Reviewed 3 days ago

Lovely part of the day exploring this temple. The details of the carvings are absolutely amazing considering how old it is.

Thank tmanderton13
Reviewed 4 days ago

Opposite of Angkor Wat, wherever there's an extended top road to the primary temple, Bayon is fairly straight forward. The tuktuk is going to take you with the entry, with several step away, you'll be able and inside to see gorgeous architect with fascinating Budda's...More

1  Thank Trevar C
Reviewed 4 days ago

Just stunning. The smiling faces stare in all directions and simply see through you. I really loved taking the time to stare back. Really nothing else to say that hasn't been said before.

Thank Kumi M
Reviewed 5 days ago

A remarkable lesson in history, beauty, survival, culture, these temples were a treat to visit! You read about them but you never really fully appreciate their beauty, history and the sheer scale, until youre actually there!

Thank sal C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Built around the turn of the 13th century by Khmer emperor Jayavarman VII, Bayon Temple looms peaceful and crumbling over its surrounding grounds. The Mahayana Buddhist temple features 216 large, serenely smiling faces carved into its towers, which many believe represent Jayavarman himself. Within the...More

1  Thank Chea D
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NSAFINAR
26 January 2018|
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Response from JScottie | Reviewed this property |
It is not far from Siem Reap. When you buy a ticket for Angkor Wat, $37 US, it includes admission to the Bayon. We booked our trip at tourist information.
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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
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monvan
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
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