Chisor Mountain Temple was built in the early 11th century by
King Suryavarman I (AD 1002-1050). Chisor Mountain Temple was mainly constructed of sandstone and other stones. It is 60 meters long and 50 meters wide. To go to the top of Chisor Mountain Temple, you have to climb up the stair. Both North and South are 500 meters long, but different stair walk. South stair walk are 412 which north have only 233 stair walk. It is good to pass by a visit Chisor Mountain Temple if you are planning to go to Takeo Province.
Traveling to Chisor Mountain Temple
Chisor Mountain Temple is located in Sia village, Rovieng commune, Samrong district, Takeo Province. Chisor Mountain Temple is about 62 kilometers from Phnom Penh or 27 kilometers from capital of Takeo Province. By driving along national road 2, you will see the sign to go to the place. Then turn left and drive about 5 kilometers more, you will arrive at Chisor Mountain Temple.
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