Sunset tour of floating village Kampong Phluk on the Tonle Sap
The floating village of Kampong Phluk is 31 kilometers east of Siem Reap and set among lush, often-flooded mangroves. This fishing village of distinctive stilt houses boasts an ever-changing landscape due to Cambodia's dramatic wet and dry seasons.
During the rainy season from June to January, the water level rises; locals travel to work and school by boat. Visits in dry season involve some walking. On this small-group tour, get an up-close view of the lifestyle and culture of this unique Southeast Asian lake community.
The people of Kampong Phluk are welcoming and accustomed to visitors. They are always ready with smiles and you'll find the children in particular are friendly and inquisitive. Their lifestyle is sustainable and self-sufficient and tourism is an important part of the local economy.
Our expert Khmer guide will enrich your experience and give you insight into the way of life of these communities and will enjoy the sun set view on the largest in Asia (Tole sap lake ).Itinerary
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Kampong Phluk Floating Village, Siem Reap Cambodia
At Kampong Phluk we hop in a boat and explore, taking in the beautiful waterways and charming houses on stilts. In dry season you'll be able to see the watermarks on the beams showing how high the waters rise, and in wet season you'll see the villagers and fishermen going about their business by boat.
Duration: 3 hoursStop At:
Tonle Sap Lake, Lower Mekong Basin Cambodia
Going out on the Tonle Sap itself is a deeply calming experience thanks to the still waters meeting the horizon as far as you can see. We round off the day with a drink (and dinner, if you wish) at a traditional floating restaurant to watch the sun set over the lake.
Duration: 2 hours
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions"
"Near public transportation"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
Duration: 5 To 6 Hours
1: Siem Reap Pub Hostel, Behind Angkor Night MArket Krong Siem Reap, Siem Reap, Cambodia, Krong Siem Reap 17252, Cambodia
2: Kampong Phluk Floating Village, 6X5F+JGX, 812, Kampong Phluk, Cambodia
Traveler pickup is offered
We'll collect you from your accommodation before the published start time of the tour so please make sure you're ready at least 30 minutes beforehand. Simply let us know where you're staying and a contact number when you book and we'll handle the rest.
Cancellations and refunds:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.