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Temple exploring in Cambodia without the crowds

Temple exploring in Cambodia without the crowds

Those who make the journey almost 100km from Preah Vihear province’s capital Tbaeng Meanchey to the 11th century remains of Preah Khan Kompong Svay will be richly rewarded. The archaeological site, also known as Prasat Bakan, has around five square kilometres of lush green grounds to explore, and buildings with all the atmosphere of some of Angkor's — minus the throngs of tourists.

Tickets are free for locals and $5 for foreigners. Watch our video to see more, and see the location here.


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