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"Angkor 101 : Aerial Views,Phnom Bakheng,Pre Rup" Top 5 Page for this destination Khett Siem Reab Things to Do Tip by bpacker

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  silhouette of a sunset at P.Bakheng
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If you don't have a vertigo and you're a sucker for aerial sights, climb up Phnom Bakheng ( a temple atop a hilltop) for awesome sunset views of Angkor Wat. Lara Croft aka Ms Angelina Jolie scoped the sunset-scene through binoculars when she was dropped by parachute on the very hill itself!
Well, since that famous show, the hill has become a circus and they're tons of folks there hoping to catch the same view. So, what can you do? Well, troop over to Pre Rup( a really tall temple of stones ), of course, for the same purpose. It's less crowded there. See my Angkor Wat page

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  • Updated May 24, 2005
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