Kampong Thom Tourism & Travel Guide

Trips and Itineraries for Angkor Thom

Angkor Thom is 32km of walled, moated city built by an old King....

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Angkor is one of the most important archaeological sites in South East Asia and it includes the famous temples of Angkor Wat, Angkor Thom and The Bayon....

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Weekend Getaways from Angkor Thom  

The capital city of the country has lot to offer aprt from party culture. It has vast historical importance. The Pol pot regime was one of the worst period in the history of mankind.It is also the city where the king stays. The Independence Tower, National Museum, Royal palace, Peace Tower, S21 genocide Centre, Killing fields etc are some of the Major attractions in the city.Daily approximately cost for budget traveler :- $25-30Mode of transport:- you can get Tuktuk or can hire a bike for $7-10 a day. Or ride onto moto for $1-3Stay options:- number of hostels for backpackers ranging from $4-12 a night. You can stay in private room or in a dorm.Places to eat:- The central market area, area around Independence monument, Royal palace and the road near riverside.


About Angkor Thom

The walled complex of Angkor Thom was built by the Jayavarman VII who is touted as the Buddhist architect of the empire and the one to bring in all the Buddhist influences on the architecture, culture and religion. The most famed of the temples in the Angor Thom is the Bayon temple which stands at the centre of Jayavarman’s capital.

Best Time To Visit Angkor Thom

Best time to visit Angkor Thom is from December to February
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