Angkor Wat Things to Do

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  • 1. Angkor Wat

    The reliefs in the south wing of the West Gallery depict the Battle of Kurukshetra. The Battle of Kurukshetra is the final battle of a war in India between the Pandava princes and their cousins the...

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  • 2. Sunset at Bakheng Hill

    The Hill of Phnom Bakheng is the crowd magnet for the end of the day. After a tiring day of dodging the sun in leafy surrounding amongst crumbling temples now is the time go up a mile in order to face...

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  • 3. Angkor Thom

    5 out of 5 stars

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  • 4. Ta Phrom

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  • 5. Banteay Srei

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Almost near the foot of Kulen Mountains, Bantaey Srei stands with its mix pink sandtone and wood temples with exquisite decorative carvings which have miniature resemblance of other Angkor Temples....

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  • 6. Lake Tonle Sap

    3 out of 5 stars

    somewhat of a surprise as i heard it was very tourisity,but the lake and flooded forrest is awesome and a highlight of our trip.we went with the recommended way in the lonely planets guide with the...

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  • 7. Prah Khan

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  • 8. Neak Pean

    4 out of 5 stars

    This is a small island temple, The central Temple sits at the centre of a cross, or lotus pattern of 8 pools. Constructed late 12th century C.E. - Buddhist. You cannot get to the actual temple, just...

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  • 9. Sunrise at Angkor Wat

    While in the Angkor Wat region you should definately make the effort to view the sunset at one of the temples. The morning can be quite early, but the reward can be high as views and lighting make for...

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  • 10. BE BRAVE, TRY A LOCAL SNACK

    Dotted around the temple complex you may like to try some of the local bugs such as corn beetles, cockroaches, or even tarantula spider or scorpions. It costs...

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  • 11. THE ELEPHANT TERRACE AWAITS YOU

    The Terrace of elephants was used by king Jayavarman VII as a platform to e his army returning from battles. The terrace is actually 350 m long, but there are...

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  • 12. Peek at Kampuchea

    Kampuchea (the old name of Cambodia, still in use between the locals) is out there to be noticed in the little gaps of time en route to yet another monument. A...

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  • 13. In the grip of Nature

    One of the most impressive features of the monuments of Angkor is their state of cohabitation with Nature. It has been an ebb-and-flow process depending on the...

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  • 14. Angkor The Cat-Walk

    Angkor is certainly a major monument to human endeavour and central to any appreciation of human achievement. As experience shows it can also be used as a...

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  • 15. On your own

    The crowd control machine in Angkor works perfectly. All the bus tours have a compact itinerary and they have to show only the best the complex has to offer....

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  • 16. Entrance Ticket

    The entrance ticket is purchased before you get to the temple complex.The ticket office site is very busy. You get you photo taken and that is included on your...

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  • 17. Thommanom

    This is a real small ruined Temple not far from Angkor Thom victory gate.It was really nice to visit a tiny complex for a change.Constructed late 11th - early...

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  • 18. Chau Say Thevoda

    Another is a real small ruined Temple not far from Angkor Thom victory gate. Again, it was really nice to visit a tiny complex for a change.This temple was...

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  • 19. Ta Keo

    This Wat I only got 2 pics of, due to the staircase that needed climbing - I did not - you will see why.Constructed late 10th - early 11th century C.E. as a...

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  • 20. Banteay Kdei

    This rambling complex is largely unrestored. Origionally there was another temple here, but this one was built over the top of it by Jayavarman V11 in late 12th...

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  • 21. East Mebon

    East Mebon was constructed by Rajendravarman 11, this temple was dedicated to Shiva in honor of the kings parents.It is a large temple mountain like ruin,...

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  • 22. Pre Rup

    Traditionally, believed to be a funeral temple, this is in fact the state home of Rajendravarman 11.Historically important as it was the 2nd temple to be built...

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  • 23. HIRE A TUK TUK TO GET ABOUT ANGKOR WAT

    ANGKOR WAT To travel all around the huge site of Angkor Wat and also the vast complexes of Angkor Thom it is neccesary to get a 1 day or three day ticket..This...

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  • 24. Bapuon

    The Bapuon is another mountain temple to resemble Mount Meru or the "center of the universe" under Hindu literature. It is located near the Bayon Temple and the...

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  • 25. Phimeanakas

    This 5 storey pyramid temple is one of what remains of the Royal Palace. The guide didn't explain much when I asked where exactly was the Royal Palace. Maybe...

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