THE TEMPLE OF PREAH VIHEAR (May 2008)
Proposed for the insciption on the World Heritage List
The Temple is perched on the southern end of a 625 meter high rock promontory of the “Dangrek” mountain range. From the top of this steep escarpment, it looks to the south over a vast plain stretching out below on the Cambodian side. Beyond the plateau to the north, the terrain extends in a gentle slope towards Thailand.