To Kulen Mountain Trip one dayPrice From: US$ 65
Phnom Kulen is considered by Khmers to be the most sacred mountain in Cambodia and is a popular place of pilgrimage during weekends and festivals.
Phnom Kulen is in Svay Leu and Varin district, about 60 kilometers from Siem Reap provincial town and 25 kilometers from Banteay Srei. Phnom Kulen, originally called Mount Mahendraparvata, is the mountain where, when King Jayavarman II (AD 802-850) proclaimed independence from Java in 802, the Angkorian Empire was born.
This mountain plateau served as the capital of the first Khmer Empire for more than half a century before it relocated south minor temples are found around the plateau, including Rorng Chen temple, the first pyramid built by an Angkorian King, but many of them are difficult to reach. Numerous important sites lie scattered across the mountaintop, which is accessible by foot or by car. (No Pax 1-4)
-By Taxi = 65USD (1-4pax)
-By Minivan = 80USD (5-12pax)
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Guest Name: Robert Ernst
Country: United States
Travel Date: 26/12/2013
Arrival By: Other
Tour Name: Angkor Tour 1 Day