A Day Trip To Preah Vihear, Koh Ker Temples with Private English Speaking Driver

Day trip to visit the remote, lonely temples of Preah Vihear temple and Koh Ker temples group the ancient cities of Khmer Empire abandoned in the jungle.
Temple of Preah Vihear is dedicated to Shiva, the first half of the 11th century AD. Nevertheless, its complex history can be traced to the 9th century, when the hermitage was founded and

Koh Ker is the modern name for an important city of the Khmer empire. In inscriptions the town is mentioned as Lingapura (city of lingams) or Chok Gargyar[2]:70 (translated as city of glance,[3] or as iron tree forest).[1](pp8–9)

Koh Ker under the reign of the kings Jayavarman IV and Harshavarman II was briefly the capital of the whole empire (928–944 AD). Jayavarman IV enforced an ambitious building program, follows a linear plan and not a concentric one like most of the temples of the Khmer kings of Jayavarman IV. Really impressive too are the shrines with Lingas.

per adult from

$175

NZD

Duration

8 to 12 minutes

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

Voucher

Mobile ticket

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  • What's included :
    • Gasoline, Toll, Parking.
    • Free bottle of water
    • Passengers insurance included
    • Private English speaking driver
    What's excluded :
    • Travel insurance
    • Ticket / Entrance and Meals, Drinks,
    • Pick-up truck to top of Preah Viear temple $25USD
    • Entry/Admission - Preah Vihear Temple
    • Entry/Admission - Koh Ker Temple
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Preah Vihear Temple, Cambodia

    We will pick up guests from their hotels in Siem Reap city driving to the first site about 3:3hour to spend time 2hours to explore the Hindu temple complex, dedicated got of Shiva on top of the mountain. It was built during the period of the Khmer Empire, which is situated atop a 525-meter cliff in the Dângrêk Mountains.

    Duration: 2 minutes

    Stop At: Koh Ker Temple, RN64 - 2km south KOH KER site entrance and Srayang 100 Km North of Siem Reap Cambodia

    Koh Ker temple compound, it was the capital of the Khmer Empire between 928 AD and 944AD during the reigns of Jayavarman IV and Harshavarman II. Imagine this ancient city as it was – a thriving, busy hub – as you explore the now dilapidated carved sandstone rubble that would once have been home to over 10,000 inhabitants. An unusual seven-tiered pyramid structure, named Prang, nestled in the ever-encroaching jungle and yet towering proudly at 36 meters high, dominates this lesser-known archaeological site, lying about 120 km northeast from Siem Reap city.

    You will visit Prasat Pram overrun by the tree on towers, next " Prasat Thom Koh Ker" Pyramid Sharpe tower and Linga temple group to Hotel Siem Reap hotel dro off and say goodbye at the end of the trip.

    Duration: 3 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We pick up all passenger from their in centrally Siem Reap town
    Departure Time :
    5:30 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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Age Req.

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Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

9

Organised by I am Cambodia Taxi

Activity ID: V-229080P14

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