Cambodia Visa and Passport

For most visitors to the Kingdom, visa are obtainable upon arrival at both Phnom Penh and Siem Reap International Airports in Phnom Penh and Siem Reap. At land crossing from Thailand, visas are available at Poipet Banteay Meanchey and Cham Yeam (Koh Kong province). Visitors who enter from Vietnam through Bavet (VN: Moc Bai) or […]

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Angkor Wat

Angkor Wat Temple Date of Construction: Early-Mid 12th cen C.E. Religious Affiliation: Hinduism Patron or King: Suryavarman II Artistic/Archeo. Style: Angkor Wat Location: 6 kms north of Siem Reap; nearest major temple to town Location of Entrance: Western causeway Duration of Visit: 2 hours – half day Time to Visit: Sunrise; Afternoon for best light […]

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Angkor Thom

Angkor Thom Date of Construction: Late 12th – Early 13th century C.E. Religious Affiliation: Buddhist Patron or King: Jayavarman VII Artistic/Archeo: Style: Bayon Location: Angkor Thom Duration of Visit: See individual temple listings Position (Center, Bayon): 13d26’28N 103d51’31E Description: Angkor Thom (Big Angkor) is a 3km2 walled and moated royal city and was the last […]

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Bayon Temple

Bayon Temple Constructed: Late 12th century C.E. Religion:Buddhist King/Patron:Jayavarman VII Style:Bayon Bayon is a richly decorated Khmer temple built in the late twelfth century or early thirteenth century. Built at the centre of King Jayavarman’s capital, Angkor Thom was the last state temple to be built at Angkor, and the only Angkorian state temple to […]

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Ta Prohm Temple

Ta Prohm Temple Constructed: Mid 12th – Early 13th century C.E. Religion: Buddhist King/Patron: Jayavarman VII Style: Bayon Ta Prohm, a Bayon style temple, is believed to be built in the late twelfth and early thirteenth centuries. It was founded by King Jayavarman VII as a Mahayana Buddhist monastery and university. Unlike most Angkorian temples, […]

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Banteay Srei Temple

Banteay Srei Temple Constructed: Late 10th century C.E. Religion: Hindu (Shiva) King/Patron:Rajendravarman Style:Banteay Srei Consecrated in 967 A.D, Banteay Srei was speculated to have been known earlier as Banteay Serai, which literally means the Citadel of Victory. This was the only major temple at Angkor not built by a monarch; its construction is credited to […]

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Special Angkor Wat, Bayon & Ta Prohm Tours

Special Angkor Wat, Bayon & Ta Prohm Tours (1D2) I.   Destinations / Attractions: Start at 9:00 AM * Angkor Thom o  South Gate Angkor Thom o  Bayon Temple o  Terrace of the elephants * Ta Prohm (Tomb Raider Temple) * Angkor Wat II.  Description: Angkor Archaeological Park, stretching over some 500 square km, including forested […]

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Things to Do in Siem Reap for a One-Day Trip

Angkor Wat

Siem Reap is the most well-known town in Cambodia for its tourist attractions. People from all over the world know Siem Reap through the names Angkor Wat, Bayon, Angkor Thom or Ta Prohm (Ta Prohm once was the scene for the well-known Hollywood movie called Tomb Raider). You will need at least 3 full days […]

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Standard Angkor Wat + Sunrise

Angkor Wat

One Day – Standard Angkor Wat + Sunrise (1D3) I. Destinations / Attractions: Start at 5:00 AM *  Sunrise at Angkor Wat Temple *  Angkor Thom ·         South Gate Angkor Thom ·         Bayon ·         Baphuon ·         Phimeanakas ·         Terrace of the Elephants ·         Terrace of the Leper King *  Chau Say Tevoda *  Thommanon *  Ta […]

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