Kh'leang Pagoda in Soc Trang
Kh'leang Pagoda in Soc Trang

Khleang Pagoda, Soc Trang

The Kh'leang Pagoda in Soc Trang Vietnam is among the most beautiful Khmer Pagodas in town and in the Mekong Delta. The Kleang Pagoda is 1km from the center of Soc Trang City. If you travel to Soc Trang from Tra Vinh or Can Tho, then the pagoda is right on the way into the city boasting its splendid architecture and lush timber trees.

Kleang Pagoda in Soc Trang Vietnam
Traveling into the city of Soc Trang from Can Tho or Tra Vinh, the Khleang Pagoda is on the right, 1km from the city center

 

Kleang Pagoda Soc Trang Vietnam
The main building of Khleang Pagoda is on a raised ground surrounding by the monk quarters, the study area and the monument area

 

Kleang Pagoda
Like most Khmer Wat, Khleang Pagoda's main building is surrounded by pillars lining the corridors

 

 Kleang Pagoda
To get to the main pagoda, one has to cross a gate with the Mount-Meru-like roof

 

 Kleang Pagoda
Apart from the beautiful pagodas, Khleang also has study quarters and monk quarters with great Khmer style buildings