Phanom Rung Historical Park (Prasat Hin Phanom Rung), Chaloem Phra Kiat
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Phanom Rung Historical Park (Prasat Hin Phanom Rung), a Khmer temple complex built in the 10th century, contains largely intact ruins built on the rim of an extinct volcano. When you go, first walk the long processional walkway leading to the main temple, but also look for a pavilion on the right of the walkway where the king once prepared for ceremonies. Once inside the pink sandstone sanctuary, you can admire carvings of Hindu gods and scene depictions from Ramayana. Explore the two libraries as well, where sacred Hindu texts are housed. Make Phanom Rung Historical Park (Prasat Hin Phanom Rung) a part of your Chaloem Phra Kiat vacation plans using our Chaloem Phra Kiat tour planner.
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  • Super Duper stunning should visit If time should look around architecture and patterns carved around the Castle and watch Elvis sleep สินธ์ุ Narayana spectacular page.
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  • Lava cobblestone slope of stairs too far on the views of the Cambodian border mountainous area opposite the majestic Plains and mountain's magnificent temples of the Khmer style. I think, it wouldn't hurt. However, walk hard to walk, so not sure how to in harshness may not be
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  • Phanom Ring is a Khamer temple on top of a dormant volcano. At this time there was no charge due to the death of the king. This Temple was built to Hindu Gods. The site isn't hard to find and is well ...  more »
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  • I went here 15 years ago and it was really nice but people don't realize easier that we have to careful about this place :) now it's a bit late to keep the beautiful building still look amazing as before but still! I love this place anyway :)
  • Great day trip & well worth a look for the amazing views. About 1 hour by car from Buriram along good paved roads. There's food & drink available on site. Entry costs 200B for foreigners but this also gets you entry to prasat muang tam temple which is 10 minutes away.
  • Really amazing. Temple in the nature.
  • I turned at the doorstep because of their race dependant pricing. I'm well aware that this is common in thailand, but I just can't support that kind of businesses. Therefore I choose to boycott, and I wouldn't encourage anyone to visit this place.
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