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Bakong

Roluos, Siem Reap, Cambodia
09089256816
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Built in the late 9th century by Indravarman I, this is the state temple dedicated to Shiva as Indreshvara.
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  • Average7%
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Roluos, Siem Reap, Cambodia
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1 - 10 of 222 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

a must visit in this chain of three ; totally different once again and a marvel to see the achievments of building in the paast

Thank Mjk1945
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bakong is the first temple mountain of sandstone constructed by rulers of the Khmer empire. The temple is located away outside the city center. But it's still worth a visit if you have the time. Bakong is the largest and most impressive of the Roluos...More

Thank Russ L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We explored Bakong, Preah Ko and Lolei temples together on a sort walking tour and found it great. The site at Roluos is one of an ancient centre of Khymer civilisation and amazing that the oldest temple in this area dates back to 8 and...More

Thank Judave
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Bakong was nice and older than all over the temples in siem reap we saw with our trip there we more than other!

Thank JingChew13
Reviewed 10 September 2017

A 30 minute Tuk-Tuk ride so you may prefer a car to get there - very peaceful with the monks chanting Budha mantras at the Pagoda next door. This is a hindu temple from an long gone era - the visit requires a usual ticket...More

Thank Ravind
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This not so famous temple complex lies outside of Siem Reap town on the road to Phnom Penh in Highway 6. This temple was the earliest temple to be built by the rising Khmer kingdom that time. The complex is protected by large moats smaller...More

1  Thank Randy M
Reviewed 3 August 2017

This temple is a bit off the main track, but well worth a visit. This is the earliest temple in the area, and goes back to the 9'th century. Before Angkor Wat, this was the main city in the area. Unfortunately for us (but fortunate...More

1  Thank Josefin318
Reviewed 22 July 2017

It's a little out of Siem Reap/Angkor Wat, but combined with the floating village of Kampong, this was a great retreat. It's not as massive as Angkor, but the steps are steep to climb. Once on top, the view is worth it!

Thank Kong C
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Amazing structure when we were on the way back to Siem Reap from Beng Mealea, the stairs are not so steep here, just climb with care will be fine.

Thank Norton007
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Bakong Temple, is one of the most impact temples at angkor vat. Really the time stoped here, Very good temple, peaceful and relax time

Thank MAU1967
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soapyski
6 April 2017|
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Response from CALPerth | Reviewed this property |
Yes The Bakong site is included in your Angkor Ticket :-)
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