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Bayon Temple

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Address: Angkor Thom, Siem Reap, Cambodia
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Worn down but it simply adds to its magnificence

Once again, I would advise a tour guide to learn more about its history but the temple itself holds its own magnificence. A must visit. Take the time to walk through it and take... read more

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Once again, I would advise a tour guide to learn more about its history but the temple itself holds its own magnificence. A must visit. Take the time to walk through it and take it all in.

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Hartford, CT
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

There is no doubt that this is a beautiful temple -- the carved faces are very enchanting, BUT... The best place to view the carved faces is on the top terrace, and there isn't a lot of room there. We went near the end of a day, about 3PM, and it was pretty crowded. No matter what I did, it... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Visited in the crowded & hot afternoon, but still an amazing temple to see & contrast with Angkor Wat.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Visited ankhor, then bayon and then thom. Bayon was by far the most outstanding, it was amazing! The detail in the faces was fantastic. I would definitely recommend it and also thin as these are quieter temples than the main ones.

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Although this structure lacks it's original shape, it's sheer size, symmetry and design is something I will never forget, the most picturesque temple I've encountered so far.

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The temple is close to the city centre and can be reached within 30 minutes by tuk-tuk. The major feature of the temple is that there are many huge stone images, all with 4 faces. The images all look similar. They may be images of the ruler king at that ancient time some 800 years ago.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Dont miss visiting this Temple. Buddah heads everywhere amazing! great photos to be taken one of my favourites.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

It is absolutely amazing. An unforgettable experience, not to be forgotten. Very busy but all well organized.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I arrived here just before opening and accidentally wandered past the guard station into the temple. Walking in to find it completely empty and full of beautiful artwork, with the morning sun shining through, was a truly breath-taking experience. One of my favorites from my whole time at the temples!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

i loved staring at those beautiful rock wall with faces and people ingraved all over them it was really beautiful a must see for sure

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