Some photos of Angkor Wat, the largest, most breathtaking and best preserved monument of Angkor. It was probably built as a temple and a funerary monument to Suryavarman II (who ruled between 1112-52) to honour Vishnu, the Hindu god who the king identified with.

01 Panorama view with sandstone causeway
02 Tower
03 View of walkway
04 Stone path
05 Path to central towers
06 Building
07 Frontal panoramic view
08 Frontal panoramic view
09 Frontal panoramic view
10 Main gate
11 Carved stone bar window
12 Carved stone bar window
13 Central towers
14 Central towers
15 Forest path to Angkor Wat
16 Central towers
17 Carved stone bars
18 Bas-reliefs showing warriors
19 Bas-reliefs showing warriors
20 Apsara bas-reliefs
21 Apsara bas-reliefs
22 Central inner court
23 Central inner court
24 Library
25 Library
26 Library
27 Panorama view at sunset
28 View at sunset
29 Sandstone causeway in the rainy season
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