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Beng Mealea

40 km east of Angkor Wat, Cambodia
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Private Tour: Beng Mealea Jungle Temple and Kompong Pluk Floating Village
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“indiana jones” (60 reviews)
“favorite temple” (32 reviews)
“jungle temple” (39 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
40 km east of Angkor Wat, Cambodia
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85517692736
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"indiana jones"
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"favorite temple"
in 32 reviews
"jungle temple"
in 39 reviews
"tour buses"
in 26 reviews
"trees growing"
in 22 reviews
"siem reap"
in 228 reviews
"wooden walkway"
in 27 reviews
"tuk tuk"
in 105 reviews
"ta phrom"
in 10 reviews
"temple walls"
in 11 reviews
"land mines"
in 15 reviews
"amazing temple"
in 14 reviews
"fallen stones"
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"green moss"
in 8 reviews
"angkor pass"
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"tomb raider"
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"ruinous state"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Lots of vegetation growing thru the ruins which is quite beautiful. Deeply embedded in the forest so there is quite a bit of moss growing on the stone. A majority of the complex has come down. Not as big or intricate as Angor Wat and...More

Thank Jkarr11
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A ruin site with only a few tourists. You get to see the real beauty inside a forest with lots of interesting plants. I even saw the tree with blood. Recommend you bring a knowledge guide with you to know the plants trees etc as...More

Thank ew559
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was by far my favorite. Completely unrestored, just the way it was found, lots of moss and originality. Large in scale, surrounded by trees everywhere, takes you back in time. All the green around gives a calm and tranquil feeling. Could spend an entire...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This will probably be my most gushing review ever. It is my favourite temple and a must see for anyone who loves history and looking back to a time long ago. To explain - this was our second trip to the Angkor Temples over 2016...More

1  Thank Marek P
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Its a ruin of a temple situated in a foresty setting. It gives a different feel than the Angkor Wat. You can walk thru the wooden pathway inside and explored the ruins.

Thank Anne B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Worth coming out here for a day trip to visit, nature had taken the building back and it's in a bad state but well worth coming out to. Woodbridge be suitable for people with walking difficulty add allot of stairs and uneven surfaces. A few...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2018

I strongly recommend you to go visit this Beng Mealea jungle temple because it is really not to be missed. Being 1h30 mn - 2 h away from the city, it is much quieter than the usual temples and it is located in the jungle...More

1  Thank SteffAfrica
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

Beng mealea temple it's oldest temple. It's second city . offer kulen mountain. I have been there with my family.... That place we spend about 2 hours to reach there.by car from siemreap.

Thank kapouv
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Reviewed 5 May 2018

Beng Mealea was my favorite temple visit during my stay in Siem Reap. The temple itself is situated ~1-2hrs by car, so booking a tour is a must. I personally used a local travel agency, but I recommend doing research and arranging travel beforehand as...More

Thank TomasTJP
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Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

I would like to tell everyone if you have times, please come to visit the ruined structure of Beng Mealea temple, it is worth to visit.

1  Thank Son S
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PGPerth
6 December 2017|
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Response from Thung673 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, inside the actual temple you are not allowed to walk outside the wooden walkways. You an only do so in the outer temple and outside the temple around the moat.
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Pokawee J
1 November 2017|
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Response from Thung673 | Reviewed this property |
will be painful experience as it is a long drive (by car approx 1 hr if I am not mistaken).
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