South Gate of Angkor thom

South Gate of Angkor thom
One of the five gates of the Angkorian Capital (Angkor Thom) the last capital of the Angkorian empire, this gate was built by King Jayavarman VII in 1181 as campaign for his new capital city. The gate is the cardinal point, and the victory gate leading to the Royal Palace area. Each gate is crowned with 4 giant faces. The South Gate is often the first stop on a tour in Angkor area.
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Bat Chum Temple

Bat Chum Temple
- Constructed : Mid 10 th century – ???-960 Religion : Buddhism Style : Pre Rup King : Rajendravarman II ★ 944 – 968 ★ Location : At the end of the road of the circuits, between Banteay Kdei and Prasat Kravan, at the end of a road of a...
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West Baray

- Constructed : 9th century & 12th century King : Jayavarman VII ★ 1181 – 1218 ★ Location : West of Angkor Thom. North of Siem Reap Airport. Comment : West Baray largest artificial reservoir is at Angkor area, is only artificial reservoir which at the same time even presently...
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Banteay Samre Temple

Banteay Samre Temple
- Constructed : Mid 12th century King : Suryavarman II (reigned 1113-1150) Religion: Hinduism (dedicated to Vishnu) Style : [[Angkor Wat]] Location/Access : Outside of the large circuit, one finds Banteay Samre 3 kilometers in the East of East Mebon Temple. Time to Visit: 30 minutes... Background [[Banteay Samre Temple]] is located at Preah Dak commune, Bon Tiey Srey District by Charles De Gaulle Road via Angkor Wat in 16-kilometer distance from the provincial town ...
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Angkor National Museum

Angkor National Museum, Siem Reap, Cambodia
- Angkor National Museum (Khmer: សារះមន្ទីរជាតិអង្ករ) was an fantastic experience. The museum was opened in November 2007, and its freshly painted, shopping mall-like feel contrasts with the thousands-year-old artefacts contained within it. A visit is a comfortable, air-con alternative to visiting the temples themselves, and a nice educational supplement to the history... The Angkor National Museum in Siem Reap we believe is an absolute must and one of the most interesting of all the...
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