Koh Ker ប្រាសាទកោះកេរ្ដិ៍
Starting ideally at 7:30am from your Hotel, we get a head start on the crowds so we can arrive 120km away at Koh Ker before the hottest time of the day. Take your time and feel at home amongst the ruins without a swarm of tourists negating the experience. If you feel up to it, climb to the top of the Pyramid temple and survey the jungle surrounded rice fields, or just wonder around the base. Then pop over to Prasad Thneng, and/or Prasad Leung to see some of the best endowed Shiva Linga in Cambodia.
Next stop is Prasad Bram where the Strangler Figs are reclaiming the temples for the Jungle, being a lot quieter than Angkor Area you can hear birds singing in the Jungle. Grab some local lunch when the sun is high in the sky and then we make our way to the Jungle Temple of Beng Mealea. End your day around 6:30pm back at your hotel or a Siem Reap restaurant.
Save money with a flat rate sedan for groups of up to 4 people, or upgrade to a van of size to suit your group ~10.
Explore the exquisite Preah Vihear area on this full-day tour from Siem Reap, where you will not only see the ” Paradise temple ” as Preah Vihear is known, but stop at a country market and even see the tomb of the infamous Pol Pot. This private, customizable tour begins in the morning at 7:00am in front of your hotel where you’ll meet your local English speaking driver with experience Preah Vihear adventure by air-conditioned and comfortable minivan, sedan or minibus.
Preah Vihear is 240km & very far from the crowds of Angkor Wat, so you can enjoy the calm of the countryside & scenes of rural Cambodian life, stopping at Anlong Veng market, and/or Pol Pot cemetery. At Preah Viher we climb to the top by pickup truck where you have a couple of hours to take in the scenic views and magnificence of the temple. Enjoy a local lunch on the mountain top or below near the car park.
Finish your day either at your hotel, night spot or thailand border crossing.
Explore the exquisite Jungle Temple – Beng Mealea and surrounding area on this full-day tour from Siem Reap.
Built on a similar floor plan as Angkor Wat, Beng Mealea is a genuine ruin, and with far fewer tourists you can very well imagine you are on the set of Tomb Raider or even The Temple of Doom, while exploring this mysterious Temple, which is mostly reclaimed by the Jungle.
After a traditional lunch with sticky rice we go to your next destination
Koh Ker Temples
Koh Ker ប្រាសាទកោះកេរ្ដិ៍ best known for the Pyramid Temple(Prasat Thom) is about 120 km from Siem Reap and remains sparsely populated and surrounded by jungle. This is perhaps due to the relatively recent and ongoing land min clearance, currently less around 50 of the 180 or so possible attractions are safe to visit. Koh Ker is actually a good…
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