Angkor Wat, Angkor Thom, Bayon, Ta Prohm

A wonderful tour awaits you exploring the cultural wonders of this architectural masterpiece dating back to the late 12th century when the ancient Khmer empire flourished throughout south-east Asia.

1-3 Persons $162 USD
4-10 Persons $165 USD
Sunrise 4.45 am early start $15

Temple entry ticket prices

1 day - $37 USD This ticket is valid only on the day of purchase.
3 days - $62 USD This ticket is valid for 10 days from the date of purchase. You can choose which three days you wish to visit the Angkor temples on.
7 Days - $72 USD This ticket is valid for one calendar month from the date of purchase. You have a whole month in which to visit the Angkor temples on the seven days of your choice.

Itinerary details

Pickup time and location:

Your fluent English speaking guide and driver will meet you at your hotel at 7.30 am or at a time of your choosing.

Day 1

The wonderful Angkor Wat

“Capital Temple” is the largest religious monument in the world, on a site measuring 162.6 hectares. It was originally constructed as a Hindu temple of god Vishnu for the Khmer Empire, gradually transforming into a Buddhist temple towards the end of the 12th century. It was built by the Khmer King Suryavarman II. In the early 12th century in Yaśodharapura (present-day Angkor), the capital of the Khmer Empire, as his state temple and eventual mausoleum.

The ancient city of Angkor Thom

A wonderful day at the ancient capital city of Angkor Thom where the south gate is topped with giant stone faces and the front causeway is gorgeously adorned by demon statues.

Bayon temple “Temple of the smiling stones”

Witness the carved smiling faces atop the 54 stone towers. All see the temple Temple Taprom known as “The Tomb Rader temple”. Known for the movie shot in 2001 starring Angelina Jolie. See the amazing massive tree roots that have taken hundreds of years to wrap themselves around the hand-carved temple stones. See the huge reclining Buddha built in the 16th century. See the wall of Royal Palace where the king and his family lived. See the elephant and Leper king terraces. See the Ta Nei temple located a short walk from the road. This temple is very quiet and peaceful.

Day 2

Preah Khan temple, the Buddhist King’s Father temple, restored by WMF project.

Neak Poan temple, located inside artificial lake Jayatataka.

Ta som temple

East Mebon temple, located in the middle of the manmade lake called East Baray 7km x 1.8km

Banteay Samre, the complete temple was restored by the French, in the Angkor Wat style.

Pre Run temple (crematorium).

Banteay Srei “The Lady Temple”

Witness the unique pink sandstone and the most beautifully detailed motives of Khmer Art. This temple is the first French-restored temple using the method of Anastylosis. The Frenchman Henry Marshal studied this technique from the Dutch who reconstructed Borobudur in Java (37 km from Siem Reap).


Note:

  • Please dress properly when visiting temples. If you wear shorts and T shirts, make sure they are long enough to cover the knees and shoulders. No scarf or shawl worn over a tank top are allowed.
  • Please take an extra camera battery or charger with you, when we have lunch you can recharge your camera there.
  • In Cambodia you do not need local Khmer currency. US Dollar is accepted everywhere. Also if you withdraw money from ATM it is in USD. Only small change is given in Riel “Reel”
  • For the tour fee you may pay when the tour starts or finishes, Your choice.

Inclusions:

  • Air conditioned vehicle and all fuel
  • Parking fee/road tolls
  • Your tour guide
  • Cold water/cold towel

Exclusions:

  • The cost of the temple entry ticket.
  • Accommodation/food/soft & hard drinks.
  • Others not mentioned in the inclusion.