The village tour features a cluster of amazing stilt houses and famous mangrove which makes the boat/canoe adventures unique & more interesting.The boat tour takes you around the stilt houses animated by fishing activities while the canoe offers the best exploration around the mangroves.
Journey out of the bustling city at 8.00am to Kompong Phluk village’s boat pier – is a small village located at the edge of Tonle Sap Lake, about 25km from central Siem Reap (30mins drive). We process to embark a private sheltered boat, enjoy sightseeing along the canal before the excursion reaches the stilt houses. The boat goes through high stilt houses, see the highlight of fishing activities as well as see people selling fruits, meats from their boats, you sometimes see kids in student uniforms coming back from their classes. Witness how life works on the water and how people make the lake as home. Continue by canoe to explore the mangroves around 1 hour, we may see the waterbirds before we dock to our regular boat to see the great lake of Tonle Sap then our tour guide will explain you about Tonle Sap ecosystem.
When is the best time to visit?
The best time to visit Kompong Phluk village is from October to January when the weather is a bit cool and everything looks green, fresh and the surroundings is fulfilled of water which make it look more beautiful. Please be ware that Kompong Phluk is getting crowded due to its popularity. Kompong Khleangis the alternative but you won’t absolutely see the mangroves. However, you gain to visit the floating village at Kompong Khleang while Kompong Phluk doesn’t have it.
Dressing code & What to bring along?
We strongly advise you to dress appropriately to cover shoulders & knees, this is to show your respect to the locals and other active sites. Should bring along hat, sun cream, sunglasses and extra water to dehydrate due to humidity.
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