Wat Thmey (Killing Fields), Siem Reap

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Visit the memorial at Wat Thmey (Killing Fields) to pay your respects to the victims of Cambodia's genocide. The temple holds a dark past and a horrendous history of the Khmer Rouge's cruel regime and its terror. Feel the spiritual resilience of the locals at this memorial, which honors the death of their loved ones and traces the horrors of this period. Many of the older community members survived the massacres, so getting a local guide will enhance your understanding with a personal history of the place. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Wat Thmey (Killing Fields) and many more Siem Reap attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Siem Reap trip builder.
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  • August 12, 2017
    We didn't have a guide going here. We just rode a tuktuk and went around. It's a small village looking place. We saw two temples there. One right behind the bones on display and one to your left. I di...  more »
  • August 5, 2017
    It is inside of Siem Reap city and it is very popular spot to visit and many Korean and Chinese and others nationality a few. Please do not forget this place because it is important site of Siem Reap.  more »
  • August 2, 2017
    Very interesting and sad place, gives you a bit of overview of brutality and cruelty of Pol Pot and his regime. But we must remember the history and learn from it which makes this place a must see  more »

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