Part of the Angkor complex, Preah Khan consists of a Buddhist sanctuary surrounded by rectangular galleries. The 12th-century ruins enclosing an area of 56 hectares (140 acres) remain mostly unrestored and covered by vegetation. As you roam the carved corridors and walk through a myriad of doors, try to find hidden statues representing various scenes from Buddhist tradition. To visit Preah Khan on your trip to Siem Reap, use our Siem Reap trip builder tool .
Tours to Preah Khan
Full Day Angkor Tour from sunrise by Tuk Tuk BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $84
Duration: 12 hours
Full-Day Banteay Srei & 4 Temples Join-in Tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $15
Duration: 7 to 9 hours
Preah Khan Reviews
We were shocked when we were stopped by the security guard with a straight face telling us to give him our phone, while we were wondering what did we do wrong the security guard told us to stand aside... more »
This is one of the temples that you would be brought to if you go on the so-called Angkor Grand Circuit, which ironically, actually covers the lesser-known smaller temples. After visiting a few temple... more »
The biggest temple in the big circle group of Angkor complex. The massive temple offers a lot of things to check out, where it has many unique sculptures, carvings n even little temple ensemble to the Roman or Greek castle. Definitely, a must visit temple to check out despite its big complex as it can be tiring to walk through.
What a fascinating place. The scale, the amount of sculptures, the statues on the bridge, are all amazing. The rubbles within the temple gives extra mystery feels. Restorations are minimal. Definitely top 3 of Angkor for me. Oh did I mention the tree that grows on the wall?
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