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Bayon Temple

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Address: Angkor Thom, Siem Reap, Cambodia
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US$70.00*
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Full Day Angkor Wat Tour by Car
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US$81.00*
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Private Angkor Day Tour from Siem Reap
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Angkor Wat Helicopter Flight with Private Tour of Temples

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The Famous Smile

Lots of lenient smiles are gathered here. The most famous one is standing lower, compared to others. A very friendly gesture to cater for tourists' cameras.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Sydney, Australia
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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Lots of lenient smiles are gathered here. The most famous one is standing lower, compared to others. A very friendly gesture to cater for tourists' cameras.

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Bombay
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This temple along with Baphoun, Phimeanakas, the elephant terrace and the Leper King terrace are in the Angkor Thom Complex.

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Darwin, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is less well known than the Angkor Wat temples, but worthy of spending plenty of time to piece the temple together and get a real feel for the location. Not as crowded as other locations

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our guide was in information overload. Go on your own so you can do as much or as little as you want

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sydney
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The smiling stone faces that greet you everywhere here are quite amazing. Inspiring actually. Very accessible and so much of interest to admire. Highly recommended

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Maroochydore, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Wow, wow, wow More Temples today although I’ve learnt most of them don’t really have a religious significance. Apparently constructed to harness the monsoonal flows and at their peak the complex would have been a thriving metropolis with about 1 million peoples living in and around. They really are incredible structures, made by hand with materials that would have been... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

One of the best temples you will see in Cambodia for sure. Make sure to spend some quality time here and try to avoid crowds if possible by reaching early.

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Barcelona, Spain
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Way less people then Angkor wat, excellent to see the sunrise !! Then enjoy the day in the other temples

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Another beautiful architecture in Angkor. Smiling Buddha face carved on multiple stones and when club these stones the face looks awesome.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We started the day with sunrise at Angkor Wat, which was lovely, but Bayon was the temple that evoked the biggest response in me. We travelled by tuk tuk from Angkor Wat to the Angkor Tom precinct where Bayon and other temples are. The faces on Bayon are beautiful with every corner you turn. You can then walk down towards... More 

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