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Angkor Thom | Terrace of the Elephants, Siem Reap, Cambodia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Terrace of the Elephants, located right next to the Terrace of the Leper King (collectively the Royal Terraces), is a long stone terrace with many intricate carvings to observe. Both Terraces face the parade grounds where processions, parades and other events would have been held....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank AvidWchrTraveller
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was so subtle without a tour good you almost miss it... It's hard to keep track of everything because your head is spinning at everything as it is so enormous and grand! This was quite cool to see.. unbelievable that somebody carved this into...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank nevsav
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Apparently this is meant to be one of the most photographed parts of a the Angkor complex , personally can’t see it , i mean its ok but nothing that special compared to the other Wat’s

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Eski701
Reviewed 2 December 2018

The 350 meters long walk and saw many carving on the wall many elephants. This is the part of Angkor thom and behind of this terrace there are two temples, one you can climb and other one you can't.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank marspieter
Reviewed 30 November 2018

-easiest if you are driven from one end to other- or get out and walk sections - Angkor Wat itself has carvings like this, but on a massive scale

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

A part of Angkor Thom next to Terrace of the leper King in the royal palace square. Many elephant carvings on the stones. Few minuets enough to pass to the next.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Abu_Firas_11
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

The King used to feed elephants from this terrace. It is beautiful architectural structure and is part of Angkor Thom.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Paragpuria
Reviewed 10 November 2018

One of the more prominent and most photographed attractions in Angkor Thom , Terrace of Elephants is a must see attraction in Angkor Thom. Until and unless you have a guide to give you a background information , the Elephant terrace is just a series...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Reviewed 9 November 2018

The terrace of elephants is located to the north of the Bayon. The construction is approx. 200 meters long and is easily accessible from the main road running through the Angkor Thom Complex. In fact one of the best thing about this site, when it...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank megaworldasia360
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Walking along knowing that this has been here for hundreds of years and still here. What a history Cambodia has.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Don F
20 February 2017|
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Response from jq236 | Reviewed this property |
I went in early December and it was hot. I needed an electric fan! But the Khmer people were wearing windbreakers and jackets... we tourists were dressed in summer gear. Bring a hat and sunglasses!
Don F
20 February 2017|
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Response from delacova | Reviewed this property |
Hot, but sometimes you get a breeze. No rain.