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Prasat Si Khoraphum

Ra Ngang, Sikhoraphum District, Surin 32110, Thailand

Hindu Temples
Notable Architectures
Old Ruins

About Prasat Si Khoraphum

Sikhoraphum is one of the largest and well preserved Khmer monuments in the Surin province of Thailand. Prasat Sikhoraphum was most likely built during the 11th or 12th century. It was constructed as a Hindu temple dedicated to the Hindu God Shiva


Attractions near Prasat Si Khoraphum

Wat Buraparam33.45km from Prasat Si Khoraphum

Wat Buraparam is an ancient Buddhist temple built in the Rattanakosin period and lies in Surin province. It was built by Surin’s first town leader, Phraya Surin Phakdi Si Narong Changwang. It is home to the province’s iconic Buddha image and museum of Luang Phoo Dun.

Ban Taklang Elephant Village48.22km from Prasat Si Khoraphum

Many elephants can be found at Ban Taklang Elephant Village. The villagers keep elephants as pets. The elephants here are treated like friends and have been trained well by their mahouts.

Prasat Ban Phlai51.18km from Prasat Si Khoraphum

The Prasat Ban Phlai is a Khmer temple located in the Surin province of Thailand. The sandstone structures found on the site suggest that it was a Hindu shrine dedicated to Shiva.

Wat Pa Maha Chedi Kaew (Wat Lan Khuad)75.97km from Prasat Si Khoraphum

Wat Pa Maha Chedi Kaew, also known as the Temple of a Million Bottles, is a Buddhist temple in Khun Han district of Sisaket province, Thailand. The temple is made of over 1.5 million empty Heineken bottles and Chang beer bottles. The collection of the bottles began in 1984; it took two years to build the main temple. Thereafter, the monks continued to expand the site, and by 2009 some 20 buildings had been similarly constructed.

Prasat Ta Muen Thom87.49km from Prasat Si Khoraphum

Prasat Ta Muen Thom or Prasat Ta Moan Thom is a Khmer temple located in Oddar Meanchey province, Cambodia.  It lies not far from two related temples in a densely forested area where access is difficult on one of the passes through the Dangrek Mountains. These three temples, all within a few hundred meters of each other, formed a complex which was an important stop on a major route of the Khmer Empire

Prasat Ban Bu99.22km from Prasat Si Khoraphum

The Prasat Ban Bu is a Khmer temple from the end of the xii th , beginning of xiii th  century , built by King Jayavarman VII . It is located on the site of the Ban Bu village school. It is one of the eight dharmasalas  identified to date on the road to Prasat Hin Phimai. These dharmasalas were distant about fifteen kilometers from each other, which corresponded to a day of walking. It was originally a laterite tower with a long entrance hall and more.

Where is Prasat Si Khoraphum

Discover more attractions in Surin, where Prasat Si Khoraphum is located

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Surin is a large province in the Mun River Basin of Thailand’s Northeastern Isan region. Surin is known as a city of elephants because in the past, elephants were the main vehicles of Surin people and their unique skill to taming the elephants.