Visit sunrise outside of Angkor Wat with enter the great temple in darkness from the western side and soak up the atmosphere of dawn at Angkor, from the edge of one of the ancient library pools. Spend a your day with temple-hopping with your local guide to make the most of your visit to the world-famous Angkor complex, built between the 9th and 13th centuries when the Khmer empire was the pre-eminent influence in South-East Asia.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Angkor Wat, Siem Reap, Siem Reap ProvinceWe begin with a pre-dawn departure (4.30 to 5.00 am depending on the time of year) from your hotel for sunrise outside Angkor Wat. Enter the great temple in darkness from the little-visited eastern side, and creep along hoary cloistered corridors past the longest stretch of bas-relief carvings in the world.Duration: 3 hoursStop At: Ta Prohm, Siem Reap, Siem Reap ProvinceOne of the most atmospheric of all temples in Angkor. Once home to 2,740 monks, Ta Prohm today looks much as it did in the early 1850s, when French explorer Henri Mouhot ‘rediscovered’ this crumbling site. After exploring the maze-like interior of Ta Prohm, return to your hotel after a long but fulfilling day, which will leave you with a lifetime of memories of one of the wonders of the world.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Preah Khan, Siem Reap, Siem Reap ProvincePreah Khan temple is a ruined but highly atmospheric mélange of tree roots and crumbling stone structures.Duration: 2 hours