Banteay Kdei

Local nameប្រាសាទបន្ទាយក្តី
LocationSiem Reap Province, Cambodia

Banteay Kdei, meaning "A Citadel of Chambers", also known as "Citadel of Monks' cells", is a Buddhist temple in Angkor, Cambodia. It is located southeast of Ta Prohm and east of Angkor Thom. Built in the mid-12th to early 13th centuries AD during the reign of Jayavarman VII, it is in the Bayon architectural style, similar in plan to Ta Prohm and Preah Khan, but less complex and smaller. Its structures are contained within two successive enclosure walls, and consist of two concentric galleries from which emerge towers, preceded to the east by a cloister.This Buddhist monastic complex is currently dilapidated due to faulty construction and poor quality of sandstone used in its buildings, and is now undergoing renovation. Banteay Kdei had been occupied by monks at various intervals over the centuries until the 1960s.

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Half-Day Ta Prohm and Banteay Kdei Tour from 40 USD

Opening hours

Daily: 5 am - 6 pm

Admission

Angkor Pass:
1-day: $37
3-day: $62
7-day: $72
Children (under 12): free

The fee must be paid in cash, in US dollars, Cambodian Riel, Thai Baht or Euro. Don't buy your pass anywhere else than in the official ticket booths.

More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Banteay_Kdei

Address Cambodia

Coordinates 13°25'47.817" N 103°53'55.116" E

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