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Tonle Bati

Off the highway to Takeo, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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Ancient site with modern pagoda

This is an ancient site which contains a modern pagoda in its center. It is surrounded by modern... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Columbia, South Carolina
Ta Prohm...Angkor in Miniature

Just an hour's tuk-tuk ride ro the southwest of Phnom Penh is the beautiful and peaceful site of a... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible6%
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“angkor wat” (4 reviews)
Off the highway to Takeo, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an ancient site which contains a modern pagoda in its center. It is surrounded by modern pagoda buildings and statues and a large cemetery nearby. Didn't see any tourists there, as foreigners usually don't drift this far from Siem Reap and Phnom Penh.

Thank delacova
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Just an hour's tuk-tuk ride ro the southwest of Phnom Penh is the beautiful and peaceful site of a 12th century Angkorian temple, Ta Prohm. The temple is remarkably intact and beautifully maintained. Old ladies emerge and begin to sweep the grounds when you appear...be...More

1  Thank JGWbkk
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

I'd like to tell everyone to come here. The old Temple is beautiful to see. The grounds peaceful. And it is worthwhile seeing. BUT !!! The local kids are nothing but annoying. The swamp you when arrive trying to sell you flowers and incense, and...More

1  Thank glenn1gc
Reviewed 21 March 2017

I visited during the week and the place was almost deserted. Had a relaxed lunch in one of the wooden houses on the lakeside and then pottered about the temple. beautifully maintained in lovely gardens, this is probably the finest temple outside of the Angkor...More

1  Thank dharmapitt
Reviewed 9 March 2017

A lovely temple well worth a look when visiting the Angkor site. Not my favorite but still super interesting and a great historic structure.

Thank Clairer23
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Upon arrival we were overrun by this horde of children offering us some "free" flowers and candle sticks which appeared to be 1 dollar each after all. They don't take anything back so just don't take any of their rubbish in your hands. After a...More

2  Thank Marijn K
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Nice view along the lake , floating rest also nice but overcharge plus tricky on the bill even we have local people beside , we still be cheated.

Thank Wittaya C
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

When we arrived by a private hired car you are flooded immediately with beggars and won't leave you alone they peek inside the car, try to open the doors etc. When we went inside the ruins more beggars. The buildings are okay but even for...More

1  Thank Ramos_716
Reviewed 11 November 2016

We decided to go to Tonle Bati and Phnom Chiso after exhausting what PP had to offer. After about one hour in our taxi, our driver dropped us right in front of the temple at Tonle Bati. We were not yet even outside of the...More

2  Thank Julie G
Reviewed 20 October 2016

In years past I would recommend Tonle Bati to those who would not be able to visit Angkor Wat region. It provides an opportunity to visit an ancient site on an afternoon excursion from Phnom Penh. More difficult to recommend these days as the vendors...More

4  Thank rutherford25
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