We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Perfect day tour of Angkor Wat ”
Review of Angkor Guide Sam

Angkor Guide Sam
Certificate of Excellence
More attraction details
Attraction details
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: Why Travel With Us? 1) We are a local guide. We know the most interesting and beautiful places in the greater Siem Reap area. 2) We will help you find the best spots for taking memorable photos. 3) We always offer our best service on your trip of a lifetime. 4) We will make your trip easy, fun and unforgettable and take care of everything. You just enjoy it! 5) Tour prices can be adjusted according to what you request. Very affordable prices and excellent value from an experienced guide for your visit! 6) All of your money flows directly to local people. 7) We work honestly and punctually at all times.
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

We just finished a sunrise day tour with Sam's company. From start to finish this tour was super easy to organise. We were greeted by our driver and knowledgeable tour guide Phanna. He was full of great historical facts about the angkor Wat complex and Cambodia, all complete with a great sense of humour! What we really appreciated was his effort to take us to less crowded spots and the best photo op spots. I don't think we've ever had such nice photos of ourselves and it definitely beat our selfie stick awkward photos! If the tour wasn't fantastic enough with all of that, we were given an ice cold bottle of water and a cold towel that smelled refreshingly of menthol to cool us down after being in the sun! Much appreciated by my husband and I. I would definitely recommend this company for value for money and a fantastic tour. For the full package ask for Phanna!

Thank ispyprettyplaces
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a Review
Reviews (1,888)
There are newer reviews for Angkor Guide Sam
See the most recent reviews
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

340 - 344 of 1,888 reviews

Reviewed 2 February 2017

Votha was super knowledgable and clearly very familiar with the area. While I'm sure he's given the same tour many times, he was very enthusiastic and it felt like he was sharing the information with us for the first time.

He was on time to pick us up, spoke great English, and clearly knew the other guides in the area. While we were picking up our tickets, he was strategizing with the other waiting guides to figure out how to get us to see all of the various temples while minimizing our waiting times. We climbed the summit inside Angkor Wat without waiting in line, and saw the Bayon temple with hardly anyone else there. He timed it perfectly so we didn't wait to have lunch either, and in almost every case, as we were leaving an area, huge crowds were coming in and having to wait a long time to see the same thing.

I'd definitely recommend these folks to anyone going to Siem Reap. Votha has an awesome/enthusiastic attitude, and well equipped, on time, with a comfortable car, and great English.

Thank Martin S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

We could not have asked for better hosts in Cambodia than our guide Sophal (pronunced Paul for westerners) and driver Tavan. We were on a time constraint and couldn't see as many things as we would have liked but these two made it feel like we didn't miss a thing - we will be back for the other 1k temples.

Phal and Tavan greeted us at the airport with a prompt pick up then directly to our first temple. My husband asks a million questions about every little thing there is to learn about a culture - Phal did not let us down once. The amount of knowledge we gained from him in one day will never be forgotten.

We managed 5 temples - his understanding of the best times to visit and which routes to take within the temple are why we could get so much done. I never once felt rushed, Phal took amazing pictures within each temple for us and always let us go at our own pace. He pointed out some great spots I could take scenic pictures with my camera as well.

Our objective was to get in as much as possible and this was exactly what we received. But if we wanted to take it slower they would've accommodated that for us too.

Truly thankful for this experience with these guys. We got to everywhere we needed to be in the time they said we'd be there. We saw the things we wanted to see and then some. Plus a history lesson on Cambodia that we will forever remember. Thank you so much for a wonderful day and when we're back Phallywalnuts you are our guy

The cold water and wet towels were amazing for 2 New Yorkers coming from freezing weather with burnt skin on a cool 90 degree day in siem reap!

1  Thank Michelle V
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

We had a awesome experience in Siem Reap thanks to 2 wonderful persons our guida Saravy and Lucky the best driver ever. We booked the tour 2 days VIP 3 . We got a full information about temples, about culture , about the real Cambodia.

We are in love with Cambodia thanks to them.

We promise them to came back!! We will do it!!!

Thanks guys !!!

Thank lucianocasais87
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

We were picked up by our tour saravy and his very kid and helpful drives Lucky. Everything was so nice , amazing and complex. He explained everything nicely,took a lot of photos of us and was funny at the same time. Lucky was waiting for us at the car every time with wet towels with eucalyptus and cold water. It was amazing, and the two of them were the best! Would totally do it again! ❤

Thank Lina A
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC

Travellers who viewed Angkor Guide Sam also viewed

Siem Reap, Siem Reap Province
Siem Reap, Siem Reap Province
 
Siem Reap, Siem Reap Province
Siem Reap, Siem Reap Province
 

Been to Angkor Guide Sam? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing