Kbal Spean, Banteay Srei, and Banteay Samre Tour

Private & Custom Tours in Cambodia

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Get out of town and see some of the most beautiful hill and temples in the Kingdom of Cambodia. Kbal Spean, Banteay Srei, Banteay Samre temple
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Kbal Spean, Siem Reap, Siem Reap Province We will come and pick you up to start this tour after breakfast at 8 am. We’ll start this tour with Kbal Spean which is about 45 km from Siem Reap City, This tour is recommended to visitors who are fit, it's a hiking up hill a lot up and down . Here you will see the “River of a 1000 Lingas” which is a collection of ancient stone carvings and myriads of lingums. These phallic symbols of Shiva can be found in and around the riverbed. There are also carvings of the other gods including Vishnu, Brahma, Lakshmi.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Banteay Srei, Siem Reap, Siem Reap ProvinceWe will then head over to Banteay Srei which is called the “Citadel of the Women” in English. It’s believed that the carvings are so intricate that they could only have been carved by the delicate hands of women.This stunning temple is a must-see for anyone interested in learning the fascinating history of the Khmer people. Instead, Banteay Srey temple was built in the reign of two kings Rajendravarman II and Jayavarman V. The 3 main shrines of the structure were dedicated to Lord Shiva, Lord Vishnu and Lord Brahma.Duration: 3 hoursStop At: Banteay Samre, Siem Reap, Siem Reap ProvinceFinally, we’ll head over to Banteay Samre. This is a 12th century Hindu temple which was built in the style of Angkor Wat. Banteay Samre is a great temple to visit because it’s well off the tourist trail and you can enjoy this magnificent temple in relative peace when compared to the large numbers of tourists which visit Angkor Wat every day.Duration: 2 hours

What’s included

  • English speaking Tour Guide
  • Transportation ( AC car or minivan or minibus )
  • Bottles of cold drinking Water

What’s not included

  • One Day Angkor Pass ($37 USD per person)
  • Food and Drinks
  • Accommodation.
  • Entry/Admission - Kbal Spean
  • Entry/Admission - Banteay Srei
  • Entry/Admission - Banteay Samre