Angkor Wat Temple: 4 Characteristics of Angkor Wat
Written by the MasterClass staff
Last updated: Feb 25, 2022 • 4 min read
Angkor Wat temple is an ancient Hindu place of worship in what was once the Cambodian city of Angkor. This building is notable for its intricate design, ornate carvings, and iconic “temple-mountain.” Read on to learn more about the architecture and history of the most famous of the Khmer temples.