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“south gate” (6 reviews)
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Angkor, Siem Reap, Cambodia
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

The temple can be seen on the left side when entering Angkor Thom at the southern gate. The main sandstone lintel is decorated with a fine carving of Indra standing on his three headed elephant Airavata.

Thank Mehul_Kirit_Shah
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Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Baksei Chamkrong Temple outside the Angkor Thom complex . One of the oldest Temples in the area where they found the script with the origins of name Kambhuja built in 968 Ad was a Shiva temple now has a Buddha Statue . It’s a typical...More

Thank imswaminathan
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Reviewed 3 December 2017

Exit from South gate of Angkor Thom for visit small mountain temple Baksei Chamkrong, steep steps to climb for the view at the top.

Thank Cindy L
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Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

While going between Angkor Wat and Angkor Thom make sure you stop by this quiet temple. My tour guide pointed out how it looks like a type of pyramid

Thank cjschreiner
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Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

We are a family of 6 with teenagers who like climbing stuff so this was a great hit for us. You can climb the very steep steps to the top if you are game. The steps on the right (facing from the road) seemed less...More

Thank sgwedslb
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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Although located just out of the South Gate it doesn't appear to be well visited & we had the whole temple to ourselves, which was great! We also passed it several times during our tour & never saw many people there. Very impressive...you can climb...More

Thank smallasapeanut
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Reviewed 31 December 2016

I guess by this point we were a bit over the temples, but we liked reading the histiry and looking at the differences between the temples, so we saw over 20 of them. I'm only rating this low because compared to some of the others,...More

Thank Rebecca N
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Reviewed 23 April 2016

Prasat Baksei Chamkrong, built by king Harshavarman is the only known pyramid style temple built by the Khmer. Located just south of Angkor Thom, it is part of the Angkor Wat archeological park. Although Baksei Chamkrong is an isolated temple, it is definitely worth a...More

1  Thank Russell H
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Reviewed 11 April 2016

Baksei Chamkrong is an interesting temple. It is in quite well shape. If you want to climb up, take the stairs on the northern side. This is a simple temple, one tower on top of it, but amazing though. While in Angkor, don't miss this...More

Thank JohnSmithUS64
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Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

Impressive temple in it's own right but everyone is in a hurry to get to the South Gate of Angkor Thom. Do stop here. Plenty to see and no crowds. You can also see the back side of this from the path going up to...More

Thank highburychampion
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