Is Angkor Wat one of the 7 Wonders of the World?

Located at the heart of the 400 km² Angkor Archaeological Park, Angkor Wat is a symbol of Cambodia.

Why is Angkor Wat not a wonder of the world?

The ancient city wall of Angkor encompass 203 acres of land, making it one of the largest relics of its kind. Yet, despite what the Cambodia Tourism website says, Angkor Wat is not a “Wonder of the World”. … The magnificence of Angkor Wat couldn‘t be appreciated, as it wouldn’t be built for another 1500 years.

How did the Angkor empire fall?

The cause of the Angkor empire’s demise in the early 15th century long remained a mystery. But researchers have now shown that intense monsoon rains that followed a prolonged drought in the region caused widespread damage to the city’s infrastructure, leading to its collapse.

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