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Address: Banan Hill | Address: 118 Street 3, Battambang 02360, Cambodia, Battambang 02000, Cambodia
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We'll start in the morning, whenever you want. I will pick you up from the...

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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Worth Every Steep Step

Arrived here and our guide pointed and said I will meet you here when you finish. Having bad knees, I took it very slowly and it was worth every step. The children begging were... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Dino-mite
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Yass, Australia

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I can get pretty overwhelming to see all the fabulous ruins and temple's in Siem Reip. I did find these very pleasing, the day I went there were less people. It was late in the afternoon. The history is very interesting & having a good guide is also a good idea. I did both & found it very enjoyable

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Siem Reap, Cambodia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Just about 20km to the south of Battambang, Phnom Banan is the best kept of the remaining Khmer ruins in the area, though again, when compared to Angkor Wat it isn't so impressive. Dating back to the 11th century, Phnom Banan has been heavily looted but remains mostly upright. What is impressive from here are the superb views of the... More 

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Rennes, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Our vey nice tuktuk driver Mr. MO (ask La Villa) took us there very safely. A quiet temple compared to Angkor Vat. Some children are trying to give you fresh air with their fans but DON'T GIVE THEM MONEY, they should be at school. The stairs are good and you will be under trees.

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Yass, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived here and our guide pointed and said I will meet you here when you finish. Having bad knees, I took it very slowly and it was worth every step. The children begging were a bit much for me however once they worked out that we weren't going to give them anything, they left us alone (took over 30 minutes... More 

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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We cycled from Battambang to Wat Banan and were pleasantly surprised by the contrast to Angkor Wat. No crowds, stunning temples and a picturesque setting. It was refreshing to be able to sit quietly and soak in the atmosphere. The steps are well made and safe - steep but OK if you stop and rest..and look out and appreciate the... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There's 358 steps to climb but it's worth it to see the temple, unless you are templed out of course. This temple is part of the tour the tuk tuk driver will take you on so might as well enjoy it.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First started in the mid 11th century and finally completed by Jayavarman VII (who built most of the Angkorian temples) in the 12th century this small cluster of temples is well worth the visit as a precursor to the sights of Angkor. The temple layout is very much in the style of Prasat Pram (near Koh Ker) and features a... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Probably best visited before you get to Siem Reap, a decent taster! However, unusual being at the top of a hill, who got all those rocks up there? Also, good for you to walk up those steps!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

The 10th century Banan Temple is 25 km south of Battambang. I visited this site as a part of an all day tour that also included the Bamboo Railroad, the Bat Caves, three other temple sites and a fishing village, for which the tuk tuk driver charged $18. There are said to be 360 steps to the top of the... More 

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Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, France
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

The temple is not well kept. I know it's a ruin but it's in really bad shape. There was no view from the top, which is a shame as the country side is lovely. There are a lot of kids begging, one kid followed my husband a round the temple asking for money while fanning him with a piece of... More 

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