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Terrace of the Leper King

Angkor Thom, Siem Reap, Cambodia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I was not sure the purpose of the terrace and temple, but was informed that the name due to many snakes that are always around the area and refused to leave. Thus, they let them be..and during my walk I swear that I saw a...More

Thank IntanWan
Reviewed 6 days ago

Well worth a visit to see the craftsmanship of these carvings. Again you will need comfortable clothes and flat shoes to fully explore this lovely site

Thank rasco81
Reviewed 1 week ago

Make sure you don't miss this wall which has amazing carvings on it and is adjacent to the Terrace of the Elephants.

Thank southgreen2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Terrace of the Leper King may be named after one or two kings who might have had leprosy and it was from here that they watched the ceremonies / celebrations of their subjects. It is located next to the Terrace of the Elephants not...More

Thank Anthony D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

By the time we got here we had seen so many ruins, temples and walls that it felt like it was just yet another wall, but the inside wall with all the carvings is very impressive!

Thank aneeltamivee
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The carvings on this magnificent wall are impressive. When we were first looking around this area it was so hot and humid and we were so exhausted we missed this terrace and left after the terrace of the elephants. But thankfully we had a spare...More

Thank loveholidays1010
Reviewed 16 August 2017

you will go there because it's just by the Bayon. nice to pass by. That was the place where the armies were reviewed by king, but we know so little of the life in those ancient time. We just like the amazing carving on hundreds...More

Thank Francois G
Reviewed 30 July 2017

The first time I visited the Terrace I wasn't too impressed, but after I learned a little Khmer history it made a lot more sense to me. I would say that if you want to do a little homework and learn the story, then this...More

Thank Lindy020
Reviewed 18 July 2017

The Terrace of the LEPER KING, is really very nice job at stones. Many of them are deteriorated but this are similar the original TERRACE.GOOD.

Thank MAU1967
Reviewed 22 June 2017

If you have seen Angkor Wat and the Bayon temple, this seems ordinary. A guide can tell you the history of the place as there are no signs. The terraces are a minor part of the complex and can be missed.

Thank mrinalinibatra
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Response from drwInAvon | Reviewed this property |
Hello. I got a car and driver at no additional charge with my hotel room, but I can offer some advice. It will probably cost less than you would expect, esp if you have hired a car and driver in Europe. I think I saw... More