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Bayon Temple

Angkor Thom, Siem Reap, Cambodia
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Angkor Thom, Siem Reap, Cambodia
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Reviewed yesterday

Beautiful architecture which is begin restored very sensitively. definitely worth a visit. Go either earlier in the day or later in the afternoon to avoid the crowds.

Thank Lucy10034
Reviewed yesterday

Must see this, put it on your bucket list together with Ta Prohm, today it looks brilliant, how it looked when it was originally built but have been awesome. You really get a sense of how skilled the workers must have been, and you have...More

Thank Alison T
Reviewed yesterday

This is the temple that made me go back to Siem Reap after 4 years. This time I went early because I wanted to experience it without tours. The temple complex doesn't open until 08.00am and from the moment it is open it gets busy....More

Thank Keir L
Reviewed yesterday

one of the most interesting structure that that inspired us to appreciate how thoughtful the planning and execution of the site and its surrounding would have been in its full glory .

Thank Manuel M
Reviewed yesterday

Every Temple in the Angkor site is unique in its own right..Bayon was one of my favourites..nestled amongst the tree line and covered with carved faces all over it..great for photographers. I only wish i had of attempted a sunset shoot at this temple. would...More

Thank ceeUB
Reviewed 2 days ago

this is pretty amazing temple. it was build four faces temple towers, and it stands for God ( Hindu ). must see it

Thank Moly M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went here with no expectations and got to learn a lot of history from our guide. Expect to walk for at least 4 hours or more if you want to take in all of the temple and what it holds. Take a good camera as...More

Thank Bubbles W
Reviewed 2 days ago

I personally like the structure of this temple more than Angkor Wat. I suggest spending good amount of time here

Thank NikhilNahar
Reviewed 2 days ago

Fantastic temple featuring the face of the king who build the place. Make sure you visit early to avoid the crowd. The bridge to the entrance of the temple is a good photo spot. One of a kind!

Thank lexyleksmono
Reviewed 2 days ago

very nice temple with 4 faces and big smile, to welcome you all the time. i would recommend this if your travel to Siem Reap.

Thank ezrabinredza
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27 April 2016|
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Response from Julie G | Reviewed this property |
If you want to know more about the wildlife here, it is well worth visiting the Wildlife Alliance in Cambodia (Phnom Penh pick up point). This is run like a zoo, but all the animals are rescues & is an incredible education... More
where to buy the tickets the evening before ??????
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
Is there free wifi in the hotel or is there a charge? Does the wifi work well?
18 August 2015|
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Response from Chin V | Reviewed this property |
So far what I know is that all hotel provide free wifi. You can also buy SIM card very cheap.