Angkor Wat

  • Hotel:
    • n/a
  • Transport:
    • Tuktuks are the easiest way to get around and widely used
    • A cheaper alternative to tuktuks is a motodup, which a small motorcycle taxi ideal for short journeys in cities and towns
    • You can rent a bike too to explore the historical site… if you can stand the humidity!
  • Things to see:
    • Angkor Wat
    • Angkor National Museum
    • Beng Mealea
    • Banteay Srei
  • Tips:
    • Both Cambodian riel and US dollars are accepted in Cambodia
    • Watch the sunrise/ sunset at Angkor Wat
    • Get a Tuktuk around the Angkor Wat’s circuits. There are two circuits – the small circuit and long circuit. Angor Wat is situated in the small circuit
    • Remember to visit Ta Prohm Temple (situated in the long circuit), made famous by Lara Croft. Phnom Bakheng was also used in the first Tomb Raider film, which is the hill overlooking Angkor Wat
    • Watch out for the monkeys as they do jump up on you 🙈 🙈 🙈