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  • Angkor Wat: is located about 7 kilometers north of Siem Riep Provincial town. The temple was built in the early 12th century during the reign of King Suryavarman II (AD 1113-1150). Originally, the temple was called Prasat Paramavishuloka. Angkor Wat covers a rectangular area of about 200 hectares.
  • Temples between Angkor Wat and Angkor Thom:
    • Ta Prohm Kil Temple: is located on the way from Angkor Wat to Angkor Thom, about 300 meters from the west entry gate of Angkor Wat. This temple was built in the late 12th century during the reign of King Jayavarman VII.
    • Phnom Ba Kheng Temple: was built on a natural hill and is lacated on the left side of the road from Angkor Wat to Angkor Thom and attracts scores of tourists who come to watch the sunset or sunrise. The temple was constructed in the late 9th century and early 10th centuries during the reign of King Yasovarman I (AD 889-910).
    • Baksei Cham Krong Temple: is loacated about 150 meters north of Phnom Ba Kheng. The temple was perhaps begun construction by King Harshavarman I (AD 910- 944) and completed by King Rajendravarman (AD 944-968).
    • Thma Bay Kaek Temple: was built in the 10th century.
    • Bey Temple was constructed of brick in the 10th century.
    • Angkor Thom: the last capital of Angkor Period (AD 802-1431) until the 15th century. It served as the religious and administrative center of the vast and powerful Khmer empire.
    • Bayon Temple is located in the center of Angkor Thom which is one the most popular sites in the Angkor complex. It was built in the late 12th and early 13th centuries by King Jayavarman VII.
    • Preah Ngok: is north of the Bayon. From 13th to 15th centuries, it was one of the Buddhist temples in Angkor area.
    • Preah Ang Kork Thlork or Wat Kork Thlork: is located west of Bayon temple.
    • Baphuon Temple: is west of the road to the Dei Chhnang Gate and near the Bayon temple. The temple was built in the 11th century, around 1060 by King Udayadityavarman II (AD 1050-1066).
    • Phimeanakas Temple: is south of Baphuon temple. The temple was built in the late 10th and early 11th centuries by three different kings Rajendravarman, King Jayavarman V, and King Suravarman I.
    • Royal Palace: is situated at the heart of the city of Angkor Thom.
    • Terrace of the Elephants: is located directly in front of the east gopura of the Royal Palace rampart. The terrace was built in late 12th century by King Jayavarman VII.
    • Terrace of the Leper King: is located on teh ways from the Bayon temple to the Dei Chhnang Gate on the left and north of Terrace of the Elephants. It was built in late 12th century by King Jayavarman VII.
    • Tep Pranom Temple: is located of the Terrace of the Leper King. The temple was built in the reign of King Yasovarman I.
    • Palilay Temple: is located north of Phineanakas temple and behind Tep Pranom. The temple was built in the 12th century by King Jayavarman VII's father, King Dharanigdravarman (AD 1150-1160).
    • Preah Pithu Temples: is a group of temples located northeast of the Terrace of the Leper King.
    • Suor Proat Temple: is located at the beginning of the road leading to the Victory Gate, in front of the Royal Palace. The temple was built in the late 12th century by King Jayavarman VII.
    • North and South Kliang Temples: are behind Sour Proat temple and facing the Terraces of the Elephants and the Leper King. These temples were built in the late 10th and early 11th centuries by King Jayavarman V and King Suryavarman I.
    • Vihear Prampi Lveng: is south of the Victory Gate.
    • Mongkul Leat Temple: is in the forest about 900 meters south of the Victory Gate. The temple was built between the late 13th and early 14th centuries.
    • Wat Tang Tok: is located north of the Victory Gate and east of Suor Proat temple.
    • Top Temple: is located west of Bayon temple, midway to Takao Gate.
    • Wat Preah Indra Tep: is located south of Bayon temple.
  • Temple at Vong Toch (Small Circuit): The temples at Vong Toch include teh temples along the road from the Victory Gate to the East Gate of Angkor Wat.
    • Thommanon Temple is about 500 meters east of the Victory Gate.
    • Chao Say Tevada is south of Thommanon temple.
    • Ta Keo Temple is located east of Thommanon and Chao Say Tevoda on the east of Stung Siem Reap.
    • Chapel of the Hospital is west of Ta Keo temple and Spean Thma, on the west side of the road just over the bridge across Stung Siem Reap.
    • Spean Thma is about 100 meters west of Ta Keo temple.
    • Taney Temple is located in the forest, about 800 meters east of Ta Keo temple.
    • Top Temple is located in the forest northwest of Takeo temple near Ta Prohm temple.
    • Ta Prohm Temple is located about 1 kilometer east of the Victory Gate, southeast of Ta Kea temple.
    • Banteay Kdey Temple is located southeasdt of Ta Prohm.
    • Srah Srang is located face to face with Banteay Kdey temple.
    • Kodku Temple is located in Rohal village, west of North Srah Srang village, east of Ta Prohm and north of Banteay Kdey temples.
    • Kravan Temple is located east of Angkor Wat and south of Beanteay Kdei.
    • Batchum Temple is located about 300 meters south of Srah Srang. - Temples at Vong Thom (Grand Circuit): The temples at Vong Thom include the temples along the road from Srah Srong to Dey Chhang Gate.
    • Pre Rup Temple is about 2 kilometers northeast of Srah Srang and about 500 meters south of the East Baray.
    • Top Temple is located about 500 meters south of Pre Rup temple and north of Bor Em village.
    • Leak Neang Temple is located near the northwest part of Pre Rup Temple about 100 meters east of the entranced to Ta Prey village.
    • East Mebon Temple is about 500 meters northeast of Pre Rup Temple.
    • Ta Som Temple is located east of Neak Pean.
    • Kraol Ko Temple is located north of Neak Pean about 900 meters off the right side of the road.
    • Neak Pean Temple is located east of Preah Khan and about 300 meters off teh road.
    • Preah Khan Temple is located 2 kilometers north east of Angkor Thom on the Grand Circuit.
    • Prey Temple is located on the right of the road about 40 meters from the northwest corner of Preah Khan Temple.
    • Banteay Prey Temple is located about 100 meters north of Prey Temple.
    • Kraol Romeas is located in Bradak commune, O'Toteung village north of the East Baray about 500 meters southwest of Dey Chhnang Gate about 60 meters east of the Vong Thom.
    • Tonle Sgnuot Temple is located in Angkor Krao village, about 500 meter north of the Dei Chhnang Gate.
  • Other Temples:
    • Banteay Thom Temple
    • Tur Temple
    • West Baray
    • West Mebon Temple
    • Ak Yum Temple
    • Wat Preah Indra Kaosey
    • Banteay Samre Temple
    • Phnom Bok
    • Banteay Srey Temple
    • Kbal Spean
    • Beung Mealea Temple
  • Phnom Kulen is in Svay Leu and Varin district, about 60 kilometers from Siem Riep provincial town and 25 kilometers from Banteay Srei. Numerous important sites lie scattered across teh mountaintop including: Chub Preah, 1000 Lingams, Srah Damrey, Terrace of the Leper King, Preah Ang Thom, and Phnom Kulen Waterfall.
  • Roluos is the site of an ancient center of Khmer civilization known as Hariharalaya, located about 12 kilometers from Siem Reap provincial town.
    • Preah Kor Temple
    • Bakong Temple
    • Lolei Temple
  • Phnom Krom Temple is a 137 meters high hill located about 12 kilometers southwest of Siem Reap at the northern end of the Tonle Sap Lake.
  • Cambodian Cultural Village is a miniature village that depicts famous or historical buildings and structures, local customs and practices of all races.

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