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Reviewed 1 week ago

This terrace was situated at the end of the Elephant terrace and this temple has double walls with many carving you can see, but on the top it has only the leper king statue over there.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

another wall of sculptures near Angkor Wat and adjacent to Elephant Terrace( where the sculptures are more recognisable).Be driven by it on your way to/from Angkor Wat (which is the great site in this area).

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Located in The Royal Palace area in Angkor Thom next to Terrace of Elephants. Nothing much to see and few visitors.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 10, 2018

Situated at the far end of the more famous and prominent Elephant terrace, this terrace with intricate carvings is easy to miss. Called the "Leper King" because discolouration and moss growing on it was reminiscent of a person with leprosy, and also because it fit...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank UNNIMAYA
Reviewed November 7, 2018

Amazing and full of detail. Intricately carved platform that was the Royal Crematorium. Statue s thought to be the Leper King but is now thought to be Yama - God of Death.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

The guide had mentioned we’d see the Terrace of the Elephants but didn’t mention the Terrace of the Leper King. I then inquired as to why there was a different section here and he mentioned it was a different attraction and that he was on...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

Its not for a long sight seeing trip. What you can do is just alot about 15 minutes of your time and take a lot of photos then leave. Worth the extra trip

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Melfeelmie32
Reviewed September 11, 2018

This terrace is located at the far end of the Terrace of the Elephants and it is easy to think that it is part of that terrace and overlook it,the carving is much more detailed and intricate than on the elephants,there is a hidden walk...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank scubacol11
Reviewed September 4, 2018

I am sure I would have missed it had I not been with a tour guide. It is almost like part of the Terrance of the the Elephants in terms of its size, its location and its appearance, but it is in fact a terrace...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank SuperwusirsirA
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

Takes 15 mins. Right at north end of the Elephant Terrace (I mistook it as part of the Elephant Terrace). Very interesting secret "tunnel" of stone carvings. The headless leper figure is gone and replaced with new sitting statue.

Date of experience: July 2018
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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
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