Baphoun Temple

Baphoun Temple
- Constructed: Mid 11th century C.E. King/Patron: Udayadityavarman II Religion: Hindu - dedicated to Siva (Hindu) Style: Baphuon Location : is located 200 metres (656 feet) northwest of the \\Bayon Temple]] and south of Phimeanakas. An enter and leave at the east.Background The grandeur of Baphuon as described above by Zhou Daguan is unrecognizable today because of the poor condition of the temple. The French were in the process of restoring this temple when t...
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Lo Lei Temple

Lolei Temple
-Constructed: Late 9th century C.E. King/Patron: Yasovarman I Religion: Hindu Style: Preah Ko/ BakhengRoluos Group: Ruins of an island-temple built in the middle of a now dry Baray, Indratataka, the first large-scale Baray constructed by a Khmer king. [[Lolei Temple]] consists of four brick towers on a double laterite platform. It was the last major temple built at Roluos before Yasovarman I moved the capital to the Angkor area. Though the towers are in poor condition, t...
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Preah Ko Temple

Preah Ko Temple
-Constructed: Late 9th century C.E. Religion: Hindu (Shiva) King/Patron: Indravarman I Style: Preah Ko Location: 13.5km (20 minutes by car, 30 minutes by Tuk Tuk) from Siem Reap in Roluos Group Temple.Roluos Group: Six towers displaying set on a platform, all beautifully preserved carvings. Originally surrounded by walls and gopuras of which only vestiges remain. Preah Ko was one of the first major temples of the empire at the early Khmer capital of Hariharalaya. Prea...
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Bakong Temple

Bakong Temple - Rolous Group
-OverviewConstructed: Late 9th century C.E. King/Patron: Indravarman I Religion: Hindu Style: Preah Ko Location: Distance from [[Siem Reap]] to [[Bakong Temple]] is around 13.5km (20 minutes by car, 30 minutes by Tuk Tuk) from Siem Reap. Take NR6 from Siem Reap town towards Phnom Penh, for about 12km, turn south for about 1km to Bakong. You can visit Bakong temple at any time of the day, but late-afternoon is a good time to see the temple with relatively few crowds, w...
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