via Khmer Times, 24 November 2023: The Western Causeway of Angkor Wat in Siem Reap, a crucial entrance for visitors to reach the central spire, has been reopened after extensive restoration work. This causeway, historically prone to collapse and repeated repairs, is now accessible to both local and foreign tourists. The restoration marks a significant milestone in preserving and enhancing access to this iconic Cambodian heritage site.
Local and foreign tourists are using the newly-inaugurated Western Causeway of the famous Angkor Wat Temple in Siem Reap city after many years of restoration work. The Western Causeway, which is the entrance and exit for visitors crossing the moat encircling Angkor Wat to get to the central spire, collapsed several times in the past and was repaired repeatedly