FD ANGKOR THOM - ANGKOR WAT

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DestinationDuration
Siem Reap, Cambodia8 hours

Program details

Visit of Angkor Thom: the last capital of the Khmer kingdom. This area has been fortified by Jajavarman VII in the year 1181 - 1185 with thick walls and 5 monumental entrances. Bayon: huge Buddhist temple. The Bayon is located in the perfect centre of Angkor Thom, the fortified city. Visit of Ta Phrom: built in year 1186 by Jajavarman VII as a Buddhist monastery this temple has been left partially unrestored, massive fig and benjamin trees grow from the towers and the corridors.
Visit of Ta Phrom: built in year 1186 by Jajavarman VII as a Buddhist monastery this temple has been left partially unrestored, massive fig and benjamin trees grow from the towers and the corridors. Angkor Wat: the biggest, the nicest and for sure the most famous temple of Angkor. King Suryavarman II built it around he 1150, it occupies a surface of 1.950.000 square meters and the internal walls measure 1300 by 800 meters. It is a massive three-tiered pyramid crowned by five towers rising 65 meters from the ground level. It is considered one of the most beautiful monuments in the whole world. It was dedicated to Vishnu and is the only temple in Angkor facing west. Visit of Baphuon, Phimeanakas, Royal Palace, Elephant Terrace, Leper King Terrace.