Cambodia became again the "country
of the smile" after a long nightmare. For these last years
it is reborn of a succession of bloodthirsty tyrannies, invasions
and wars which left the country pale. Cambodia is now completely
reopened at the tourism and we can, in any peace of mind, discover
to it or rediscover the huge treasures of the Khmer civilization such as the Pre-Angkorian site of
SAMBOR PREI KUK's
temples of the beginning of the 7th
Being situated near of Kompong
Thom, and that we invite you to visit by these photos. Sambor
Prei Kuk consists of 3 main sites
This site groups together
at least 176 monuments, among which 106 in a ray of 5 km.
photos to see Sambor Prei Kuk's various sites
Sambor Prei Kuk is situated in full
forests, the site is at 30 km of Kompong Thom . Some Sambor Prei
Kuk's temples are completely "dressed" by trees and
roots which, in the course of the years, are "sculptured"
all around and enclose some temples as vegetable octopuses.
Sambor Prei Kuk's
Girders of Sambor Prei Kuk's temples, very
well preserved, are stored near of the old house of the French
curator, house still carrying the tracks of cannon's knocks fired
by the Red Khmers.