Watch the sun rise over the Angkor Temple to reveal the natural beauty of this area. Roam around and gaze across at the amazing scenery and unrivaled architecture. Stroll through the temple's complex chambers and learn the site's fascinating history.
Begin with a pick-up at your hotel by your tour guide early in the morning. Drive to Angkor Wat Temple or Srah Srang to watch the captivating sunrise.
Discover the Angkor Wat, a temple complex built for king Suryavarman II in the early 12th century as his state temple and capital city. As the best preserved temple of this historical site, it is the only one to have remained a significant religious purpose since its founding. It was first used by Hindus, dedicated to the god Vishnu, then used by Buddhists. It is the world's largest religious structure and sits at the top of high-classical style of Khmer architecture.
The modern name, Angkor Wat, means "City Temple" and Angkor is a vernacular form of the wordnokor which comes from the Sanskrit word nagara meaning capital or city. Learn this and much more on this fascinating tour of this majestic temple.
Please note that you will be required to purchase your own entrance ticket. This you can do on arrival at the cost of 20$ (37$ from February 1, 2017)
On this tour of Angkor Thom and Bayon Temple, admire grand structures built between the 9th and 12th centuries by a Khmer empire that controlled Cambodia and parts of Laos, Thailand, and Vietnam. ...
Guest Name: Mr. Mac
N.of Person: 2 pax
Booked: Best Cambodia and Vietnam Highlight Trip
Tour Style: Classic Highlight Tours
Duration: 10 Days