Angkor Wat

Angkor Wat

Angkor Wat in Cambodia is the largest religious structure in the world. It is 80 times bigger than St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican City, and at least 3.5 times bigger than the Vatican City itself. It was built to the Hindu god Vishnu by the Khmer King Suryavarman II in the period 1113–50.

Previous Fact Next Fact
Categories: PlacesTravel

Latest FactRepublic Video

32 Incredible Easter Eggs You Missed in Harry Potter Movies