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Wat Banan Temple

Banan Hill | Address: 118 Street 3, Battambang 02360, Cambodia, Battambang 02000, Cambodia
+855 93 602 500
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took a ride on the motobike to bannan, made a few stop to take some lovely picture. The temple was... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
frederictaylorabc
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Spectacular sunset!

Arriving at 4:30pm, we had some rains but at 5:30, when we arrived at the top, sun was setting and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Annalyn P
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We'll start in the morning, whenever you want. I will pick you up from the hotel. After a short briefing, I first let you see how the people are making rice noodles. After that, we are going to see how the old lady is rolling the cigarettes. After that, we are going to see how the people are making rice papers for spring rolls. After that we are going to Ek Phnom temple. After the temple, we are taking the countryside road, and I stop for a while to explain you about how the people are living around that villages. After that we are going to see how the people are making the Cambodian cheese. After that, we are taking the countryside again to see how the people are making the bamboo sticky rice (cake). Lunch time :you can have it on the way at the countryside or come to have lunch in the city. It's up to you. Then we continue our trip to the Bamboo train and on the bamboo train you can see the (countryside and small villages). And after that we are going back to the hotel . Included: Pick up and drop off, free information, petrol, tuktuk or motorbike. Not included: entrance fees, lunch
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Banan Hill | Address: 118 Street 3, Battambang 02360, Cambodia, Battambang 02000, Cambodia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

took a ride on the motobike to bannan, made a few stop to take some lovely picture. The temple was build on the mountain with a lot of steps, was fun though.

Thank frederictaylorabc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arriving at 4:30pm, we had some rains but at 5:30, when we arrived at the top, sun was setting and it hit the remains of the temples...just breath taking!

Thank Annalyn P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was very surprised to find such a beautiful place in the middle of nowhere. Be prepared for the nearly 400 steps up to the temple.

Thank Andrea S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is place with less travellers around.You can explore the Wat ruins leisurely with some nice breeze at the summit.

Thank Bikas-globetrotter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I quite liked these temples, even though there almost collapsing. There is four all next to each other, up approx 350 steps. Entrance fee was $2. Be careful if entering on a scooter, as some locals tried to charge me for parking, which is a...More

Thank jaypep1
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Interesting experience climbing 357 steep steps. The local kids came running when our bus pulled up. They befriended us, making light conversation, fanning us, making flower and woven leaf rings and picking flowers for the women. We took photos of the view at the top...More

Thank Mum2Munchkins
Reviewed 15 September 2017

A good example of a old constructed Wat or what's. The steps are a challenge but well worth it, as is the meal by the lake.

Thank Rob l
Reviewed 30 August 2017

wat banan is on the top of a hill..you can reach it after a long stair (don't know how many steps).. on the top there's a buddhist temple and some ruins..the view is not so nice as the trees don't let you see.. at the...More

1  Thank suanonna82
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

A nice quite place with no tourists (I went on a rainy day in the lie season) unlike Angkor park in siem reap. Was able to take many good photos here.

Thank Kenneth W
Reviewed 25 August 2017

This temple is located about 26 from central Battambang. We came here on tuk tuk as part of a day out booking with the driver. On top of the hill is dilapidated Angkor-style temple which is still in use as a Buddhist shrine today. There...More

Thank Intrepid4ever
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Theo I
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Response from June M | Reviewed this property |
YOu can do it in an hour but we wandered slowly and spent 3 hrs here. Loved the site.
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Seema J
3 January 2017|
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Response from chitchat78 | Reviewed this property |
Yes no problem, take water too, lots of steps. Then when you think you're at the top there are lots more!
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