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Kbal Spean

Angkor | Kulen Hills, Siem Reap, Cambodia
+855 99 604 017
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Kbal Spean, Banteay Srei and Banteay Samre Day Trip from Siem Reap
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11th-century Relief Carvings Line The Stream Beds Along This Series Of Waterfalls.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“small waterfall” (37 reviews)
“river bed” (21 reviews)
“thousand lingas” (23 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Angkor | Kulen Hills, Siem Reap, Cambodia
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+855 99 604 017
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"small waterfall"
in 37 reviews
"river bed"
in 21 reviews
"thousand lingas"
in 23 reviews
"dry season"
in 42 reviews
"rock carvings"
in 15 reviews
"great hike"
in 13 reviews
"km walk"
in 12 reviews
"banteay srei"
in 50 reviews
"up hill"
in 9 reviews
"tuk tuk"
in 71 reviews
"lovely walk"
in 7 reviews
"hindu gods"
in 16 reviews
"tree roots"
in 24 reviews
"temple pass"
in 17 reviews
"worth the effort"
in 14 reviews
"worth the climb"
in 7 reviews
"rainy season"
in 16 reviews
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Reviewed 2 July 2016

This is about 2 hrs drive from the city but worth the visit, You need to go before 11am as it is on a hill & the road is one way, after 12 noon they only allow you to drive down. This is a beautiful...More

Thank Kazi A
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Reviewed 29 June 2016

This temple is amazing, and the river which the long stories contribution the visnouk king. I have been there only short time, and i felt like want to stay longer. I might be back here again, siem reap is my dream land.

Thank Sokheang M
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Reviewed 24 June 2016

Kbal spean was far way temple stay on the mountain .had 1000 pines for VIshuk was amazing but a bit claiming mountain .

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Reviewed 20 June 2016

This place is outside the city- about 45 kms from Siem Reap, but just after the famous Beantey Srei temple. This is a place sacred to the local Khmer people, and is a hill that you need to climb on foot, about 1,5 kms one...More

Thank Nish_SG
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Reviewed 12 June 2016

There are only two places in the world where you can see Sahasra Lingams. The other one is in Karnataka. We went in Dec 2015 and it was the dry season. The waterfall was down to a trickle and disappointing, but the trip itself was...More

Thank jokerji
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Reviewed 23 May 2016

If you want to get a bit off the normal sightseeing routine, you can hire a car and driver to take you to Kbal Spean. This site is about one hour from Siem Reap, and once you get there, it's at least another 45-minute hike...More

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Reviewed 19 May 2016

Kbal Spean is more of a place for a hike. To reach the destination one will have to hike for a short distance of around 2kms. The path is amazing, passing through the woods along the thin stream of water. It has beautiful carvings of...More

Thank SindhuKashyap
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Reviewed 4 May 2016

It is a fair hike up the mountain, but the average person will cope comfortably. A guide is the best way, because you get the full story about how this all came about. Honestly, a guide for everything in Cambodia is a must, just to...More

Thank scottcathy2016
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Reviewed 30 April 2016

located more than 40 kms from the city center and takes about 2 hours to reach. the river of thousand lingams, Kbal Spean can be reached by a short trek of about 30 minutes through the cambodian jungle but the experience is really worth the...More

Thank Dishaa S
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

Kbal Spean is a must do when one is in Angkor / Siem Reap area. It is a fabulous though steep trek on rocky and anaconda size roots infested track. The scenery is beautiful and the carving of hindu deities and numerous shiva lingas on...More

Thank Vibhujindal
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5BJF6
4 February 2018|
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Response from Govindan60 | Reviewed this property |
I stayed in New Angkor River View hotel. A very good hotel. I did not use tuk tuk for sight seeing since my travel agents organised car for entire trip with guide. Kabal Spean is an amazing place to visit with carvings of... More
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Richard D
27 June 2017|
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Response from GarfieldDorset | Reviewed this property |
Hire a tuk tuk at your hotel or hostel take a full day trip to Kbal Spean then go on to lady's Temple and choose 2 other temples for your return trip. It is a 1.5km walk in jungle to get there so most drivers like to do it... More
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WoodsOnVacation
3 June 2017|
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Response from ACCtravellor |
No, but it would be quite hot and tiring. PLUS from the base of the hill you have to climb anyway. And that is for at least 45 minutes. So it's preferable to hire a car.
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