The Kleangs

2017-08-23T16:29:26+00:00 Angkor Thom|

. No map available The Kleangs Picturesque from a distance with grand trees that stand proud against a jungle background. Believed to have been built in the late 10th or beginning of 11th century, their true purpose is unknown….like so many of the temples, their history is shrouded in speculation and intrigue. The Kleangs [...]

Prasat Suor Prat

2017-08-25T02:16:51+00:00 Angkor Thom|

GET DIRECTIONS  . Prasat Suor Prat  “Temple of the Rope Dancers” It is believed that ropes were attached to the towers of Prasat Suor Prat and some sort of overhead acrobatic display was performed. However, the origin of these 12 standing towers is puzzling and they remain a mystery to their purpose or why they [...]

Preah Pithu Group

2017-08-23T16:03:17+00:00 Angkor Thom|

GET DIRECTIONS . Preah Pithu Group These ruins still show clear signs of their once bold magnificence, with knotted trees and surrounded by the sound of cicadas - there is a mystique about this place that will take you back in time. If you are into photography - the Preah Pithu Group can be a picturesque paradise, [...]

Tep Pranam

2017-08-25T02:10:54+00:00 Angkor Thom|

GET DIRECTIONS .  Tep Pranam Tep Pranam is not a temple - but a special experience It is believed to have been a sacred site since the 9th century, with an orange canopy overhead for shade and mats on the floor for you to sit on – Tep Pranam is designed as a quiet [...]

Preah Palilay Temple

2017-08-23T16:19:03+00:00 Angkor Thom|

GET DIRECTIONS . Preah Palilay Temple As beautifully knotted trees grow out from the side of the walls, Preah Palilay Temple is a great place for the photo enthusiast to take some inspired and creative shots. Nestled among the cool, shaded forest this small temple is not often visited and somewhat off the beaten tourist track [...]

Phimeanakas Temple

2017-08-25T02:18:09+00:00 Angkor Thom|

GET DIRECTIONS . Phimeanakas Temple Phimeanakas Temple is found in a tranquil forest setting and has a mysterious grandeur, which you can feel through your bones. It piques the imagination of what this place must have once looked like…but now lost in the dusty pages of history. Constructed in the 10th century during the [...]

Terrace of the Leper King

2017-08-25T02:16:05+00:00 Angkor Thom|

GET DIRECTIONS . Terrace of the Leper King Terrace of the Leper King is an elaborate stone terrace is packed with high relief carvings in a repetitious display of beauty….with craftsmanship that is amazing! One of the most popular sites in Angkor Thom Archaeology Park, it is recognized for fine, elaborate decorated walls and is [...]

Terrace of Elephants

2017-08-25T02:09:31+00:00 Angkor Thom|

GET DIRECTIONS   Terrace of Elephants Almost life-size elephants are carved from the walls, while their trunks fall downward forming ornate pillars. Terrace of Elephants is one of the most popular sites in Angkor Thom Archaeology Park and perhaps one of the grandest ancient royal terraces still well preserved. The decorated platform is believed to be where [...]

Baphuon Temple

2017-08-25T02:10:09+00:00 Angkor Thom|

GET DIRECTIONS . Baphoun Temple Standing in this ancient temple you can feel how grand it once appear centuries ago. Baphuon Temple has seen much religious turmoil in its history and here you will find a mixture of both Buddhist and Hindu influences that demonstrates this contrast. Originally built in the 11th [...]

Bayon Temple

2017-09-09T01:32:13+00:00 Angkor Thom|

GET DIRECTIONS .  Bayon Temple A breathtaking ode to Buddah by the ancients people of Cambodia. Bayon Temple is found after you pass through the South Gate Entrance, where there is a short drive along the cool forest that canopies both sides with its unspoiled beauty. Depending on what time of the day, you may see [...]

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