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Pre Rup

Siem Reap, Cambodia
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Small Group Full-Day Banteay and Preah Khan Srei Temple Tour w/Hotel Pickup
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“temple mountain” (17 reviews)
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Siem Reap, Cambodia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I was been there for see the sunset it very nice place , Not a lot the people there and can see view rice Farm from top of the temple .

Thank hietanensadrin
Reviewed 6 days ago

Another of the early Angkorian temples pre-dating the stone constructions of Angkor Wat,, Angkor Thom, etc. This was the crematorium and gravesites for the early Angkor God-Kings. While much of the ancient brickworks - far less durable than stone - are shored up with timbers...More

Thank TravelTellers
Reviewed 1 week ago

The temple is popular as a place to view the sunset and it gets very crowded in the evening. Therefore, go early to get a good spot to view the sunset. However, the sun just sets in the distance and it is nothing special nor...More

Thank cool_satchmo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's a royal grave. The stairs there are really steep, almost vertical. Burnt marks tell us that cremation did take place there and it is believed to be the king.

Thank LloydCMC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is definitely a temple to visit. It is a Hindu temple. The perfect time to go is at sunset. Everything seems to flow magically!

Thank Florence S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Contains the crematorium & mausoleums of ancient royalty. A lot of steps to climb (newer wooden steps at the rear, which are easier to manage than the old stone steps at the front!).

Thank Middleageexplorers
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Like most of the ancient hindou temples, one needs to put some efforts to appreciate Pre Rup. 1) to be fit, 2) to beat the heat, the caprious weather and the invasive crowd, 3) climb a flight of steep stairs. But once up there, one...More

1  Thank IsaCora
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited this site as a fill in when other tour members fill ill. The temple is quite small as it was the cremation site for Khmer royalty. I enjoyed the sculpted lions on the upper levels of the temple. A quiet spot for an...More

Thank votedwithourforks
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Just on the side of the main road it convenience many visitors came here for sun set and the most beautiful place and among the main temple you don't have to clamp height the just on the peek of the temple.

Thank emelva9
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

The temple consist of a pyramid shaped temple mountain with the uppermost of the three tiers carrying five lotus towers. Pre Rup means "Turning the Body and refers to a traditional method of cremation, this suggest that the temple may have served as an early...More

Thank Russ L
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