Cambodian Temples Visiting Guide Including Angkor Wat

This post provides complete guidance for people who are looking for help to visit Temples in Cambodia, specifically in Siem Reap.

Best Time for Trip

You can visit Siem Reap and its temples like Angkor Wat any time if you are not worried about expenses. However, people who are looking for affordable options, we would recommend them to visit Siem Reap in low seasons. During low seasons food, hotel, travel and other expenses are low and you will surely get discounts everywhere.

Siem Reap pagoda

How to get to Siem Reap

Siem Reap is one of the most beautiful tourist spots around the world with a rich history of temples, monuments, architecture and old structures. When it comes to reaching Siem Reap, there are two options.

If you live near Cambodia, you should travel via a bus. This will prove cheaper and you can save a lot of money. The other option is by airplane. However, when you have to book tickets, try to find discounts. In the low season, you will manage to get tickets on cheap rates.

Accommodation and Stay

You will probably visit Siem Reap for three or more days or for a shorter time. Staying and accommodation Siem Reap is usually cheap but in low seasons. You should book the hotel before you depart. Try to find some reliable hotels with discounts.

You will get single dorms for less than $5 a night with fans. However, air-conditioned rooms are a bit expensive and their rates are up to $10. You can share an air-conditioned room with others if the season is low and there are fewer tourists.

Various transportation Options

You should try cheap transport options. When you land at the airport, try to get the free pickup service from your hotel as many restaurants have this service for their customers. Moreover, you can also get cheaper taxi cars outside the airport.

When you have to get around the town of Siem Reap and Angkor Wat, you can hire a taxi. This may cost you around $15-20 for a single trip. You should visit the temples in a single day as another trip may be costly. You may also get free bicycles from your hotels and this will save your travel expenses.

Exploring Cambodian cuisine with delicious Food in Siem Reap

Siem Reap Food

You don’t need to worry about the food in Siem Reap as there are a number of hotels and local shops that provide quality foods. You can get your food in $2 that includes vegetables, meat, rice and drinks.

Try to eat from a place that locals also use. You will manage to get good quality food on cheaper rates. Moreover, some hotels offer free breakfast so you can save money there too.

Some Temples and Places to Visit

There are a lot of temples in Siem Reap. Apart from temples, the town also has other buildings, monuments and places that are worth visiting. Some of the places you should visit are given below:

  1. Angkor Wat
  2. Angkor Wat’s Ta Prohm
  3. Angkor Thom
  4. Bayon at Angkor Thom
  5. Baphuon Temple
  6. Terrace of the Elephants
  7. Phnom Bakheng
  8. Prasat Kravan
  9. Sra Srang
  10. Banteay Kdei
  11. Pre Rup
  12. Eastern Mebon
  13. Ta Som
  14. Preah Khan

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