Angkor Wat- the biggest religious monument of the world
The Angkor Archeological park includes over 1000 temple and sanctuaries
The biggest and most famous temple is called Angkor Wat.
The temple was built in the 12th century within 36 years. At the time, more than 20,000 people lived in the temple complex. Around the temple complex about 1 million.
Since 1933, Angkor Wat is an official World Cultural Heritage and is visited annually by over 2 million people.
During the 12th century, Angkor Wat was the center of a kingdom dominating the vast parts of today’s Southeast Asia.