Discover the mysterious Angkor temples of Banteay Srey, East Mebon, Ta Som and Preah Khan, on a full-day tour from Siem Reap, and see highlights of the former Khmer Empire. Admire bas reliefs, monuments draped in ancient tree roots, and more.
Take a fascinating full-day tour of some of the mysterious temples of the Khmer Empire, including the women’s temple of Banteay Srey, your next stop is the guardian elephant sculpture of the 10th-century East Mebon, Ta Som and Preah Khan.
Start off your day easy with the small and charming Pre Rup Temple. Next up, you’ll visit the highly-intricate pink coloured Banteay Srei Temple – which translates beautifully to “The Citadel of Women”.
You’ll be hungry after that long drive, so settle into one of the restaurants nearby, and dig into some traditional Cambodian curries, soups and stir-fries.
Spend your afternoon exploring the completely unique East Mebon, Ta Som and Preah Khan Temples, all built for different reasons at different times. Keep an eye out for the detail in these ancient walls
Around 4pm, settle in for a nice A/C ride back to the city!
Dress standards are conservative throughout Asia, especially outside major cities. To respect this and for your own comfort, please wear modest clothing. This means clothing that covers your shoulders and knees. Loose, lightweight, long clothing is both respectful and cool in the hot Asian climate. Comfortable shoes are a must.
The Apsara Authority which manages the park reserves the right to refuse entry to certain areas of the site for guests who wear clothing which is considered immodest. No smoking, drinking alcohol, or touching the carvings is permitted in and around the temples.
Closure of site: The third level of Angkor Wat is not open during Buddhist holidays.
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