Rolous Group and Banteay Srei with Sunset
After exploring small circuit tour to Angkor Wat, you may consider to visit more temples and it’s one of the best options for Day 2, you’re going to discover the first capital of Khmer Empire “Rolous Group” consisting of 3 ruined old temples; Bakong, Preah Ko & Lolei, visit the most beautiful Banteay Srei which is intricately carved in the finest details unlikely other Angkor temples, admired by palm sugar village and sunset at Pre Rup temple.
- Tour code: #longan
- City/region: Siem Reap
- Tour type: private, classic, historical
- Duration: 7-8 hours
- Hassle: free, flexible
- Available: daily (best period: November to February)
- Advance booking: required
- Tour required: valid Angkor ticket
Our experienced tour guide and driver will be greeting you at 8.30am at your hotel’s lobby then transfer to visit at the temples of Rolous Group, are some of the earliest permanent structures built by Khmer’s ancestors during the power of Khmer Empire dating back to the late 9th century. These three major temples: Bakong, Preah Ko and bricked Lolei temple and admired by contemporary of Theravada Buddhist monasteries. Around the area of Bakong temple, there was a tragic history which processed hundreds of local lives during The Khmer Rouge seized the power from 1975-1979.
Note: If we still have time before lunch time, there are a few temples available for visit.
Afternoon, continue to stroll around Banteay Samre temple which was built in 12th century during Angkor period, admired by its serenity, take some beautiful photo before heading to reveal the intricately carved, beautiful red-pink sandstone temple of Banteay Srei – considered to be a Jewel of Khmer art which features elaborate decorations and its finest details. These factors have made the temple extremely popular with tourists, and have led to its being widely praised as a “precious gem”. On the way back, we have a short visit at palm sugar village and other various local handicraft souvenirs. Climb over Pre Rup temple, wait to watch beautiful sunset overlooking rice paddies. Return to your hotel and end of service.
Tour Prices are quoted in US dollar per person
1 Pax: $72.00 ($58.00 by Tuk Tuk)
2 Pax: $40.00 ($32.00 by Tuk Tuk)
3 Pax: $33.00
4 Pax: $27.00
5 Pax: $22.00
6 Pax: $20.00
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