Banteay srey is a 1000 year old Shiva temple made with red sandstone.. It is around 1 Hr tuk tuk ride from the city.. on the way you can view countryside and observe the life of village people..
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I called this the orange temple as it definitely had an orange look to it. This temple was more compact with structures close to each other. It was very well preserved. The Sanskrit writings were very clear too. All these temples are always very crowded...More
Given the distance you have to travel out of Siem Reap to visit this site, I was expecting it to be slightly larger. The carvings are stunning (as the guidebooks say), but the temple itself is tiny and rather overun with tour groups. There's good...More
a must visit attraction. This type of temples shall be renovated and made as a worship place. Once upon a time it would have been a best worship place. As an Indian tamil Brahmin I eternally felt the divinity in the ruined temple
I have to hike quite a steep step to reach the top. Looks that before time this was build either at the top of the hills or in an island surrounded by water.
Banteay Srei was my first stop on a 3-day tour of Angkor and sets the bar at a very high level at which to judge the other "must-see" temples of Angkor. Located some 32km NE of Siem Reap, it is probably a bit far out...More
Had to pop in to see this one after hearing it was the only one designed by a woman. It was very uniquely designed. Found it very interesting.Must be included in the multiple temple visit. It is a way off the regular circle of temples...More
The detail on this temple is amazing. Not a lot of people early in the day. So many amazing details. It is an interesting drive to get here as well. Probably my favorite temple we visited.
Blessings of the Lord that I reached there on the Maha Shiva Ratri on 24 Fed 2017. This peerless work of Divine art & Architecture is all by itself in a different class. Any strudent of Sculpture MUST visit this Holy Abode of The Lord....More