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Angkor Wat: Highlights and Sunrise Guided Tour

Activity provider: Journey Cambodia

Angkor Wat: Highlights and Sunrise Guided Tour

Activity provider: Journey Cambodia

From US$ 26 per person

Watch the sunrise at Angkor Wat and soak up the early morning atmosphere on this full-day trip from Siem Reap. Go temple hopping with a local guide with in a comfortable van or bus.

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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Get picked up from your hotel lobby in Siem Reap.

Experience

Highlights
  • See the sunrise at Angkor Wat, the largest sacred structure in the world
  • Visit jungle-enveloped Ta Prohm, Angkor Thom City and Bayon Temple
  • Learn about the centuries-old monuments from a professional guide
  • Enjoy the benefits of a small group tour with maximum 15 people
Full description

Discover the magic and history of the Angkor Wan on a guided sunrise tour from Siem Reap. Get around this vast temple complex easily with a airconditioned bus or van. Have the option to choose from a group or private tour. See sights like the Ta Prohm and Bayon temples. 

Enjoy the convenience of being picked up from your accommodation early in the morning. Arrive at Angkor wat and admire the glow of the sunrise on the ancient temple complex and surrounding jungle. Explore the interior of the great temple at Angkor, from its corridors and central chambers to the upper terraces. Hear stories behind the bas-relief carvings, and gain insight into life during the height of the Khmer Empire. Continue to Angkor Thom City and the Bayon Temple. At the end of the afternoon, visit the jungle-enveloped Ta Prohm, one of the most atmospheric of all the temples in Angkor. Return to your accommodation in Siem Reap at the end of your tour.

Includes
  • Tour guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Angkor Wat tour
  • Angkor Thom city tour
  • Bayon temple tour
  • Bottled water
  • Temple entry fees ($37 per person)
  • Food and additional drinks
  • Tips (optional)
Not suitable for
  • Children under 5 years
  • Wheelchair users

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Comfortable clothes

Not allowed

  • Short skirts

Know before you go

  • Temple entry fees are valid for 2 days
  • An additional surcharge of $37 for the Angkor Pass is payable on the day of the tour
  • Breakfast and lunch can be purchased at the local restaurants near the temples
  • It is required that you cover your knees and shoulders when visiting temples
  • Temple entry fees are paid on-site and are valid for 2 days
  • If you will not be arriving at your destination within the specified reconfirmation period, please reconfirm with the local tour operator prior to travel, or immediately on arrival at your destination
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 1123 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.9/5
  • Transportation
    4.9/5
  • Value for money
    4.7/5
  • Safety
    4.9/5

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We had an amazing time with Sokpee (guide) and Sal (driver)! It's really worth doing the tour as the park is sooo big and there's so many things to see, with a guide you understand better the monument and you know where to look/where to take pictures. Sokpee was great and answered all our questions, Sal prepared water and a much needed fresh cloth for when we came back to the van. The sunset is not as impressive as you could expect from the (photoshopped) pictures on social media but it is still a unique experience. The plus side to start early is also that the weather is much more bearable (it gets really hot in the afternoon). We also had a fun group and met later for a drink. It's definitely an experience we'll remember!

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January 17, 2023

The guided tour provided the best in direction and information. Our guide taught us about Cambodian culture and history with an easy going style of story telling. We can’t recommend this tour enough for enjoying the richness that is Angkor Wat and the surrounding structures. And even though on our day it was cloudy and so the sunrise muted, taking the sunrise tour was completely magical.

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January 8, 2023

Wow what an experience! This was one of the most intense but rewarding tours I’ve ever done. Our tour Saruon Pal did not stop and helped us to see 9 temples over the whole morning. He had a wealth of knowledge and was super experienced at taking photos and took so many amazing photos of us throughout the tour. Highly recommend doing this tour if you want to do and see as much as possible in a short time!

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January 4, 2023

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