Preah Khan of Kompong Svay attractions

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Preah Khan Main Temple

The main temple is surrounded by a (now dry) moat similar to the one around Angkor Thom. Once through the grand gateway, the trail meanders past a dharmasala (pilgrim's rest house) and through another crumbling pavi…
Buddhist Temple in Preah Khan of Kompong Svay

Prasat Preah Stung

About 2km west of Preah Khan's baray stands Prasat Preah Stung (known to locals as Prasat Muk Buon or Temple of the Four Faces). It's particularly memorable because its central tower (held up by bamboo scaffolding) …
Buddhist Temple in Preah Khan of Kompong Svay

Prasat Preah Thkol

On the western shore of Preah Khan's baray is Prasat Preah Thkol (known by locals as Mebon), an island temple similar in style to the Western Mebon at Angkor.
Buddhist Temple in Preah Khan of Kompong Svay

Prasat Damrei

Prasat Damrei (Elephant Temple) lies at the eastern end of a 3km-long baray (reservoir) and is the first temple on the Preah Khan access road. On the summit of this small pyramid temple, two of the original exquisit…