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Address: Battambang, Cambodia
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+855 12 238 320

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We had already booked Countryside tour for the following day so wanted to go to places we wouldn't be seeing. We rang tuk-tuk driver who picked us up and took us here. For the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Karen H
Brunswick, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I love this place because of history between Khmer rough and government soldiers during civil war in 1979-1993, and we had a lot of natural resources as like as gem stone tho

Thank Banantemple
Brunswick, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had already booked Countryside tour for the following day so wanted to go to places we wouldn't be seeing. We rang tuk-tuk driver who picked us up and took us here. For the first 40 mins we were the only ones there. Paid a few dollars entry and then was adopted by an older lady who, with little english... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This as a bit remote place was very impressive. We paid a local police man 10000 KHR for entrance and having a look after our bike. A one thousand year old structure, surprisingly still standing and a very romantic place. Loved to see the structure and see how building structures were made and are now being supported by wood. Literally... More 

Thank Ba0zi
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

Visited here in the morning, you'll need a tuk tuk or motorbike to get here comfortably. Learned a lot from our driver who guided us through the Wat.

Thank Nick R
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Firstly I haven't been to Siem Reap yet so I happily clambered over my first Cambodian Ruins as the light was beginning to fade. If the cloud is high enough I imagine you could see a lovely sunset but tonight it wasn't much more than a glow. If you have been to SR you will be disappointed. The big stone... More 

Thank Sam L
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Reviewed 4 February 2017

We saw this temple before the great big park and ruins in Siem Reap. As a result, it was quite amazing. We approached through the jungle (back entry) and it felt like we were discovering the overgrown ruins for ourselves. Of course, we soon ran into local couples taking photos. The giant Buddha out front houses an intriguing chamber full... More 

Thank Jeremy E
Edmonton, Canada
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Reviewed 1 February 2017

After all the years the jungle has done its best to take back the site, but the ancients knew how to build. There are lots of great photo opportunities.

Thank George T
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

We cycled here, the route was quite nice past paddy fields and tiny villages. The temple itself is, in my opinion, like any other temple but nice if you like that sort of thing. There is an old one and a new one, with some vendors selling drinks or snacks.

Thank Ellie888
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Reviewed 9 January 2017

This is an old temple that is not in very good condition. It does not have much in the way of preserved stone carving. We thought that if we had not already been to Angkor Wat, this would have been a pretty fun introduction to the old stone temple scene. But, we had. All these old temples are fun to... More 

Thank lawrenzo-DC
Lancaster, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 24 December 2016

The 10th century temple is between the modern temple and the giant, rather roughly cast and uninteresting statue of the Buddha. The old temple itself is mostly ruined and you have to climb over the stones to get to the remaining towers at the top. The temple is, however, pretty much out in the open, the plants having been cut... More 

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