The word temple originates from Ancient Rome, where a templum was a sacred site or area. Nowadays we see temples in all shapes and sizes. From astonishing mosques in the Middle East and Central Asia, to wooden churches in Northern Europe, and immense temple complexes such as Angkor Wat in Cambodia.
Temples are always a great place to explore and to learn about the local and religious culture of a country. Whether it is an ancient ruin or a religious site that is still in use, find the most remarkable temples here.
Visit Sam Mountain in Chau Doc, Vietnam
Located in the heart of the Mekong Delta, Sam Mountain is an excellent place to visit while in Chau Doc City. In this guide, you will find a list of must-see pagodas and where to find the most spectacular views of Vietnam's An Giang province.
Must Visit Temples in An Giang, Vietnam
An Giang is home to some of Vietnam's most impressive temples. Here are the seven best Buddhist temples to visit in the province of An Giang.