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Angkor Silk Farm

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Airport Road | Puok District, Siem Reap 17259, Cambodia
+855 63 555 5768
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Angkor Silk Farm belongs to Artisans Angkor, a social-business enterprise aiming at reviving Khmer cultural heritage while giving job opportunities to young Cambodians living in rural areas.Free guided tours through the eight hectare farm give a unique insight into the different stages involved in silk production, from the mulberry tree orchards, silkworm breeding, the spinning mills and the dying and weaving processes in the very traditional way. A shop is there for visitors as well. Tours are in English, French, Spanish, Chinese, Korean,Japanese or Khmer.
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“whole process” (63 reviews)
“free tour” (49 reviews)
“gift shop” (49 reviews)
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Airport Road | Puok District, Siem Reap 17259, Cambodia
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We came with the free shuttle leaving from Angkor artisans in the middle of Siem Reap (leaving everyday at 9h30 and 13h30) - the best is to ask your hotel to book the shuttle for you. We’ve learned a lot and had a very good...More

Thank Hanna B
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We weren’t sure how to make this visit work because the silk farm is located away from downtown and the airport. But, it’s actually really easy to coordinate. We visited their anchor location in town for an art workshop and a tour of that location....More

Thank vkrem1dm
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Reviewed 2 days ago

On a whim we decided to visit. It’s rather far out of town, but worth going if you’ve never seen a silk worm up close. The coccoons are interesting. We watched several ladies at their looms, the threads are individually added, bit by bit and...More

Thank ConnoisseurGal
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This tour was great. The silk process is wayyyy more amazing than I thought! I mean how exciting can a fabric shop be, well this is much more than I expected. We spent over an hour there and the way they grow worms and extract...More

Thank blueidjode
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Entry and transport to the farm was free from a location in town. Not a huge place but it was neat to see the ladies spinning silk fabrics. Please buy something from the shop to support the locals who survive on less than $3 per...More

Thank BlueHeeler777
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Our tour guide surprised us by bringing us here. What a wonderful experience! Who knew that one cocoon could provide 3-400 meters of silk fibre. What an educational experience to see old school techniques produce such beautiful items. If you have the time, this is...More

Thank rayandsharon1
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We flagged down a tuktuk in the street and he took us to/from the silk farm for $15. A guide greeted us on arrival and took us around the farm, taught us about the processes and the making of silk. He spoke excellent English and...More

Thank RScott89
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Creating and supporting life of farmer with job offer in this farm. very unique hand made silk in order to maintain Khmer culture. Very beautiful silk stuff over there.

Thank Sontary
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Angkor Artisans train the local youth and arm them with skills to work in their workshop. You head to Angkor Artisans on Steung Thmei street and register your name for the silk farm tour. (It's free by the way) It is done twice a day...More

1  Thank Gio F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Artisans Angkor has developed from the ambitious belief that it is possible to revive ancient Cambodian Arts & Crafts while improving the lives of thousands of people living in rural areas. Not only are we committed to the preservation of Cambodia's cultural legacy, but we...More

Thank chanthophotographer
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KRICH2000
February 23, 2018|
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Response from BlueHeeler777 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a guide. Tour would be less than an hour.
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Hannah B
December 31, 2017|
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Response from Sara C |
The bus leaves some ways behind the Platinum Cinema. There is the Artisans Workshop there (5 mins tops from Pub Street) and th e bus picks up at 2 times 9.30am and 1.30pm. Be a little early. You need to call them first to... More
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