The Angkor Wat Sunrise Tour is one of the most popular tours of Angkor Wat. If you don’t mind waking up before the crack of down and heading down to the temples when everyone else is still sleeping, then this is the tour for you.

We’ll take you to Angkor Wat early to get a good spot where you can watch the sun come up over the towers of the famous temple.

After the sunrise, we’ll then explore the vast grounds of Angkor Wat before continuing the tour to see other famous temples such as Bayon and Ta Prohm.

Start Time

4:30am to 4:45am


8 Hours

Pick Up

From your hotel

Drop Off

To Your Hotel

Tour Itinerary

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Prices & Inclusions

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Prices are per group and NOT per person.

1 – 2 PAX (Tuk Tuk) = $79 USD

1 – 3 PAX (Car) = $88 USD

4 – 8 PAX (Minivan) = $125 USD

9 – 15 PAX (Minibus) = $176 USD

16+ PAX = Contact Us

English Speaking Tour Guide

Cold Water and Towels


One-Day Angkor Pass

Personal Expenses

Food & Drinks


Angkor Wat Sunrise Tour

Tour Description

This tour starts early in the morning at 4:30 to 4:45am. This will give us enough time to get your tickets and get a good spot to watch the sunrise over Angkor Wat temple. After watching the sunrise, we’ll go inside and explore the vast grounds of Angkor Wat. We’ll then stop for breakfast at a local restaurant inside the Angkor Archaeological Park. If you prefer, you can ask your hotel to prepare a packed breakfast for you and we will find a nice quiet spot for you to enjoy your breakfast picnic.

We’ll then drive a few kilometres over to the famous Ta Prohm temple which is also known as the Tomb Raider temple. It was here that the Tomb Raider movie starring Angelina Jolie was filmed in 2001. Nowadays, Ta Prohm is one of the most popular temples on the tourist trail.

Before stopping for lunch, we’ll then stop to see Banteay Kdei temple which is located just to east of Angkor Thom. Banteay Kdei is a Buddhist temple which translates to the “Citadel of Chambers” in English.

We’ll then stop for one hour to enjoy lunch at a local restaurant.

In the afternoon, the tour will with the South Gate of Angkor Thom. After entering the great city, we’ll spend the afternoon exploring the temples inside Angkor Thom. We’ll see the faces at Bayon temple, Baphuon, Terrace of the Elephants, Terrace of the Leper King, Phimeanakas and Prasat Suor Prat.

Why Book This Tour?

The sunrise option is very popular with guests. If you get a good day with a clear sky, then you’ll witness one of the most beautiful experiences anywhere in the world. This tour is perfect for early risers and as the tour finishes quite early in the afternoon, you’ll have plenty of time to relax or do another activity in the afternoon and evening.

Tour Notes

Each person will require a one-day temple pass. The cost of the pass is $37 per person. Read more about the Angkor Wat Pass.

Guests are reminded that there is a strict dress code and guests must cover their shoulders and knees when entering the temples. Read more about the rules for visiting the temples.

If you require transport and not a tour guide, please contact us using the booking form and we’ll be able to provide prices for you.

Other Tours

If the sunrise is too early for you, then the Angkor Wat Sunset Tour would be a better option. You can starting exploring a little later in the day, after you’ve had breakfast. Then as the tour comes to an end, we’ll take you to either Phnom Bakheng or Srah Srang to see the sunset.

We also have a range of Angkor Wat tours which don’t include the sunset or sunrise. Popular options include the Angkor Small Circuit or the Grand Circuit Tour.

Tour Options



Terms and Conditions

After you complete the booking form, we will contact you to make the arrangements and confirm the booking.

No deposits are required for most bookings. You can pay the guide after the tour ends. For larger groups and in some circumstances, a deposit may be required.


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