Half-Day Kompong Phluk, Tonle Sap Lake From Siem Reap

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Tour Information

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  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
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  • Duration: 5 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    + Morning departure at 8:30 am (please be ready from 7:30 am as we start to pick up from 0730 am-0830 am) + Afternoon departure at 2 pm (please be ready from 1 pm as we start to pick up from 1 pm to .. read more
  • Departure Details :
    Pickup from your hotel in Siem Reap
  • Return Details :
    Tour ends with drop-off at your hotel
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Half-daygroup tour from Siem Reap with a local guide. Enjoy your the tour in the morning or afternoon with about 45-minutes drive to thefishermens village of Kompong Phluk whose name means 'harbor of the tusks' and Cambodia great lake. Enjoy Tonle Sap Lake, its a lake with no ends in front of you, birds flying slowly overhead and surrounding with the interesting village as well as wetland area.
A local boat ride take you the Tonle Sap Lake and village where you will see nature in a way youve only seen in picture books and its where you will now see villagers houses, school, government houses built on high stilts but the pagoda on the only butte (the only building which is not on stilts) and see the activities of the villagers who your expert guide will teach you about their culture, the life style, and the ecosystem of this fascinating place.
This tour concludes hotel pick up and drop-off. Please choose from one of two departure times when you book.

Highlights

All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included

Free hotel pickup and drop-off included

Led by a local guide

Know More about this tour

Meet the guide at your hotel lobby in Siem Reap for morning or afternoon departuremorning pickups are variety between 7:30am to 8:30am, while afternoon trips depart at 2 pm and pick up variety between 1pm to 2pm. So guests are advised to wait in the hotel lobby and ready to go as soon as your guide arrives.

Tour set out this morning/afternoon on a group tour to the countryside which drive about 45-minutes to thefishermens village of Kompong Phluk whose name means 'harbor of the tusks' and Cambodia great lake. Enjoy Tonle Sap Lake, is a lake with no ends in front of you, and birds flying slowly overhead and surrounding with the interesting village.

During the dry season (February to Jul), the village can be reached by mini bus or motorbike, as the bumpy - road that is normally flooded dries up.

In the rainy season (August to Jan), a short boat ride from the quay, through the wetland area will take you to Kompong Phluk. It is not a floating village but a village on high stilts as well as some floating houses and in spite of fishing is often the privilege of the Vietnamese minority but inhabitants of Kompong Phluk are almost exclusively of Cambodian origin. The villagers frequently move from house to another house during the rainy season, they live in houses built on stilts and move to small huts near the waterfront during the dry season to do fishing.
Arrive at the quay, board a local boat for a 1.5-hour ride on the Tonle Sap Lake as well as village where you will see nature in a way youve only seen in picture books, and the tour of Kampong Phluk is worth the extra effort to get there, then we will visit the village, the pagoda on the only butte (the only building which is not on stilts) and see the activities of the villagers who your expert guide will teach you about their culture, the life style, and the ecosystem of this fascinating place.

Optional (August to Jan): you can pay an extra to take a small canoes paddle by villagers (or wait for the group about 40 mns); will take you deep into the dense flooded forest. The trees of this forest are perfectly adapted to their unusual existence as they are completely submerged a part of the year.

Return to Siem Reap and drop off at your hotel or requested drop off point within Siem Reap city center.

Inclusions

All activities

Local Live English Speaking guide

Hotel pickup and drop-off

Bottled water on tour

Group tour

Local taxes

Bottled water

Exclusions

Canoe ride in mangrove forest (Aug-Jan)

Food and drinks

Travel insurances

Gratuities

Others personal expenses

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Most travelers can participate

Not wheelchair accessible

Variety group size depends on bookings of the day

Minimum age is 3 years

No wheelchair accessible

Travel insurances

Children must be accompanied by an adult

This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers

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