Visit Kompong Plouk Village/Floating Village at Tonle Sap
Spoken in: English
(8 reviews) star Day trip Siem Reap 1 - 9 watch_later 6 hours
- done Stilts Houses up about 7meters from the ground
- done Local Villager doing fishing and logging
- done Mangrove Forests
- done Local Monastery on the bank of the Canal
- done walk around local market on the way
- done enjoy the view of sunset with this great lake
You will be picked up anywhere in: Guest pick up in Siem Reap
What you can expect
This is a tour design for you to see the floating village at Kompong Plhouk and to experience what the daily lives of local people looks like. Be amazed by a high stilts houses about 6-9 meters from the ground to protect for the up-level of water from the great lake (Tonle Sap) during the wet season (September-March)
There are 4 different floating village in Siem Reap to go to, Chong Kneas is becoming the most commercial floating village where there is a mixture of Vietnamese and Cambodians living their lives on the great lake of Tonle Sap (the largest fresh water lake in Southeast Asia), the other are May Chrey, Kompong Kleang and Kompong Plouk village.
Kompong Plouk is a beautiful and really is the most exciting floating village where you can go for half day tour to experience the daily lives of the Villagers.
You will get a chance to see local villagers fishing and logging, visit local market, local monastery and even visit one of their stilts houses.
This is the plan
Day trip details
- checkFree cancellation up to 14 days before experience date
- closeNo refunds within 14 days of experience date
- checkPrivate guide
- checkA/C Car
- closePersonal Meal
- closeBoat Tickets to the village from the boat pier 25 USD Per Person
- closeTips to boat driver (only if you wish to give 2 USD)
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