"Bayon" Siem Reap Things to Do Tip by Avieira67

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  South gate to Angkor Thom
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  • South gate to Angkor Thom - Khett Siem Reab
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This temple, having 216 gargantuan faces of Avalokiteshvara, was buil by Jayavarman VII around 1200 in the centre of the city.
The most elaborate carvings on the outer wall of the first level depict vivid scenes of life in the 12th century Cambodia, including cockfighting and kick boxing.

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  • Updated Aug 12, 2009
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