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Stunning but overwhelmed

Too many people! It's a wonderful cultural treasure but there are simply too many people crowding... read more

Reviewed December 1, 2017
Miki L
Dunedin, Florida
Sunset at Angkor Thom

I wanted a sunset with reflections and without a crowd. So my guide and I decided to skip the usual... read more

Reviewed May 30, 2016
San Diego, California
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1 Dec 2017
“Stunning but overwhelmed”
24 Mar 2017
“Spectacular view - be there early.”
Temples of Angkor, Siem Reap, Cambodia
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Reviewed December 1, 2017

Too many people! It's a wonderful cultural treasure but there are simply too many people crowding the place.

Thank Miki L
Reviewed March 24, 2017

If you love nature, you might not want to miss this spectacular view of Sunset from the top of the hill, please note there is a limitation on the capacity to be allowed to be on top, ensure you arrive early to miss long queues...More

Thank Ashmath A
Reviewed November 29, 2016

All day we had sunshine, hot and sauna like conditions. Our guide suggested that we sit by the lake to capture reflections at sunset. All prepared but the clouds rolled in and the sun was hidden. Nary a sunset photo, just had to rely on...More

Thank Dan L
Reviewed June 1, 2016

Firstly, take a 'tuktuk' local nearby your place to the Sunset Angkor. You should be proposal for this ones pick you up at the end place before tried to cross the Angkor historical relic. The good time to watch it is about 3:30 P.M or...More

Thank AMapleMatata
Reviewed May 30, 2016

I wanted a sunset with reflections and without a crowd. So my guide and I decided to skip the usual places with the required climbing and the big crowds. Instead he took us to the south gate of Angkor Thom. There is a river there...More

2  Thank jobethco
Reviewed May 8, 2016

The time to be at Angkor Wat is at sunrise and sunset. If you can't do both at least do one. Both give breathtaking views. Coordinate with your tour guide as to the best place to see the sunset. You need to get there early...More

Thank RahulMD
Reviewed May 1, 2016

For sunrises and sunsets the most obvious temples are listed in the guidebooks. Sunrise: Angkor Wat; Preah Koh; Srah Srang as few other temples are open to alllow viewing. For sunset: Angkor Wat; Phnom Bakheng (get there by 3-3:30pm). The reservoir by Srah Srang is...More

5  Thank Kevin M
Reviewed January 15, 2016 via mobile

I prefer Angkor at sunset vs sunrise. Angkorwat is truly magical at both sunset and sunrise. You will have 2 totally different views. I wanted the best of both worlds. It is less crowded at sunset vs sunrise. Tip : be there early, sunscreen,sunhat, water,...More

Thank Janr20
Reviewed January 11, 2016 via mobile

Just crazy to wait that long to see a sunset. It's so easy to see the sunset in many beautiful places. Tuk tuk drivers want to take you to the most popular spot but just go to a small quiet temple (if that's even possible)

Thank CartySA
Reviewed September 20, 2015

amazing place to go so peaceful the temples are full of History and if you don't go then you are really missing out

Thank Leanne S
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