A beautiful, less touristy floating village at Tonle Sap Lake, offers the best countryside landscapes before explore the floating community animated by interesting fishing activities, visit floating houses, school, market and learn about Tonle Sap’s ecological biosphere.
Choose between morning or afternoon tour, you will be met by our tour guide at your hotel’s lobby then we’re driving to Mechrey floating village. The journey passes beautiful countryside before we embark a private sheltered boat to explore Tonle Sap Lake. The Tonle Sap is the largest freshwater lake in South East Asia and is also an ecological hot spot that was designated as a UNESCO biosphere in 1997. The boat excursion takes us passing floating school, mangroves, floating houses which animated by some fishing activities. Our tour guide will explain you about Tonle Sap ecosystem and witness how life works in the floating community, and we stop to see floating crocodile farm, souvenirs shop if it interests you before we return to take our car back to the hotel.
When is the best time to visit?
The best time to visit Mechrey floating 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 makes it look more beautiful. Mechrey village is the quiet and less touristy village at the bank of Tonle Sap Lake and it’s suitable for those who want to escape from touristy Chong Kneas floating village.
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.
Full refund is guaranteed if the cancellation is made 48 hours prior the offer's start date. We don't apply any refund if the cancellation is made less than 48 hours before offer start date.