Tour from Siem Reap to Preah Vihear (round trip in one day).
Preah Vihear Temple is located in a pleasant environment with an attractive countryside slightly east of the mid section of the Dongrek Mountains. It is perched on the edge of a giant cliff, about 625 meters above sea level in Preah Vihear Province, Northern part of Cambodia, 625km from the capital city of Phnom Penh. It is also situated close to the Cambodia-Thai border. The temple has four levels and four courtyards which comprise of five Gopuras ( entrance pavilions some times surmounted by tower )
Palace Building or Gopuras on the third level: This group of building was the King's residence when he came to pay homage to the mighty God , and the two wings were the shelters for the pilgrims. The main temple are used for the high-ranking supreme divinities, this mighty group of building is considered as the center of the whole temple complex.
You will be picked up at your hotel in Siem Reap at 7:00AM then drive to Preah Vihear temple through rural areas, landscape of countryside, villages before arriving Preah Vihear temple.
On the way back we stop at Khmer Rouge stronghold at Ta Mok's house, was a Pol Pot leader.
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Hotel
Duration: 10 hours
Private A/C vehicle.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
40000 40000 - For lunch on the way.