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Angkor Archaeological Park, Cambodia

by WCC on February 23, 2012

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The Angkor Archaeological Park is a famous temple complex in Cambodia .The Angkor Archaeological Park is an area with many temples north of the city of Siem Reap . Angkor Wat is one of these temples. In tourism parlance, the term ‘Angkor Wat’ but often for the whole area. It is also referred to the period of the years 850-1200 simply the Angkor period. Since 1992, Angkor Wat is on the UNESCO list of world cultural heritage .

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The starting point for visiting the temple, the city is in Siem Reap, five kilometers south of the temple area. The city is set entirely on the visitors to the temple. There are hotels in every price range imaginable. On every street corner waiting motorbike taxis ($ 6 – $ 8 a day) and tuk-tuks ($ 8 – $ 12 a day) to customers. In more remote locations (such as Banteay Srei , Phnom Kulen or Kbal spit ) the price rises. For short trips you can also rent a bicycle (the little round temple tour can be done well with the bike). The entrance fee for the area is $ U.S. 20 There are also tickets for 3 days ($ US40) and 6 days ($ US60). In the two latter a passport photo is made ​​on site and printed in the ticket. For the main area there are two round-trips: the Small Circuit Tour and the Grand Tour circuit . Depending on length of stay, there are several tours to explore the temple. For the Phnom Kulen is an extra entrance money payable in the amount of U.S. $ 20th Similarly, for the Beng Melea (U.S. $ 5).

In the meantime, hold on to any material exposure dealer. You can buy clothes, books, postcards and other souvenirs. Often it is already getting out of the tuk tuk and distributors of children afflicted.There are toilets along the small and the Grand Tour circuit and at Banteay Srei . They are marked with signs.

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