The Temple of Angkor are a must see, when you are in Siem Reap. So did we with our iiCamp group and we visited most of the temple at the Small Circuit.
The Ta Prohm temple, founded by the Khmer King Jayavarman VII, is located approximately one kilometre east of Angkor Thom and on the southern edge of the East Baray.
“Sunset Finder” is a new website with 34 sunset points in the Angkor Archaeological Park. The pilot project aims to spread visitors across the park.
Gunther Machu produced with “Oh Angkor” a video about the mystery of Angkor, the magnificent. He had only one day to catch the scenes and the result is definitely brilliant!
Preah Khan ប្រាសាទព្រះខ័ន is located to the North-West to the Angkor Thom and one of the first temple restored by “World Momuments Fund”
Terrace of the Leper King is located in Angkor Thom in the north of the Terasse of the Elephants. The Temple was built in Bayon style and probably a royal cremation platform
The East Mebon temple at Angkor is dedicated to the Hindu deity Shiva and located in the East at the grand circuit Main attraction are the stone elephants
Prasat Suor Prat is located crossroads in eastern-western direction. The Chinese Tcheou Ta-Kouan gave a picturesque explanation of their use (1296 – 1297)
Just with the knowledge of a couple of Khmer terms you are able to understand the meaning of the most Angkorian temple names. Find out in this article :)
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