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Angkor Silk Farm

#18 of 180 things to do in Siem Reap Features Animals
Airport Road | Puok District, Siem Reap 17259, Cambodia
+855 63 555 5768
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Angkor Silk Farm belongs to Artisans Angkor, a social-business enterprise aiming at reviving Khmer cultural heritage while giving job opportunities to young Cambodians living in rural areas.Free guided tours through the eight hectare farm give a unique insight into the different stages involved in silk production, from the mulberry tree orchards, silkworm breeding, the spinning mills and the dying and weaving processes in the very traditional way. A shop is there for visitors as well. Tours are in English, French, Spanish, Chinese, Korean,Japanese or Khmer.
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“whole process” (51 reviews)
“free tour” (39 reviews)
“gift shop” (40 reviews)
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Airport Road | Puok District, Siem Reap 17259, Cambodia
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+855 63 555 5768
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We added this tour in after a day and a half of temples, and were thrilled that we did. We were provided a tour guide who explained the process of making silk from start to finish. It was fascinating!There is no admission fee but I...More

Thank Soberzan
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is such and interesting place to visit. Hard to believe that a tiny little silkworm can produce such magnificent fibers to make the exquisite silk fabric with the aide of expert weavers. You get to see from the very beginning of the process from...More

Thank william hanlon b
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very cool visit. It is about a 20-30 tuk tuk ride from the middle of SR. When you get there you will be greeted by a guide that speaks English very well. The tour is free and lasts about 45 minutes. They...More

Thank garrettryangibson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was nice to be able to see the process in which silk is collected, dyed, placed manually on wheels, and then used to make beautiful pieces of what some may consider artwork. Can also buy at location. Tour was free.

Thank llj15horse
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I never knew how silk was made! This is a place where locals learn the trade and you can watch as they learn and practice their craft. You'll be given a tour that explains it all. The silk for purchase at the end is expensive--but...More

Thank Joe P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The silk farm is a bit out of the way from downtown, about 30 minutes, but on the way there you could also stop at the war museum. The tour of the silk farm is free, and takes probably 20 ish minutes. They'll show you...More

Thank Jackson G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Worth a little time and the sweet you will shed to learn how much work goes into the amazing silk products.

Thank Tammy S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a bit far from town but it nice to see the silk working in Cambodia. I spend for 2hours there and nice with walking there and with tour guide.

Thank Alex S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

the tour was quite interesting, saw the whole process of the way silk can be processed 'the old way' which is lovely. The tour of course ends at the shop, where there are some beautiful silk items including clothes, scarves etc. They are very expensive....More

Thank sapphirecat88
Reviewed 16 May 2017

You are approached and guided by a very knowledgeable and agreeable guide who takes you thro the entire unbelieveable process. But don't go between 12 and 2. It's a rotation lunch hour for everyone. The place shuts down. Rent a scooter (for 8$/day - pay...More

Thank Sekjr
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JavaSue
What time does the shuttle return fro the silk farm?
11 December 2016|
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Response from Lor6969 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we took the shuttle and stayed there 2-3 hours. Hope this help
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JavaSue
What time does the shuttle return fro the silk farm?
11 December 2016|
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Response from ArtisansAngkor | Property representative |
Dear Sir, Thank you for your interest. The Silk Farm departing from our Siem Reap Main Site at 9:30 am will return around 11:30 am to the same place. Kind regards, The Artisans Angkor Team
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Traceyinguam
Can we arrive by tuk tuk and get a tour at anytime?
20 November 2015|
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Response from Colin T | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can if its within normal trading hours. Takes about 20min by Tuk Tuk.
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