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

Highlights
  • Magnificent views of Tonle Sap Lake and Kompong Phluk
  • On-board guide commentary ensures you don’t miss anything
  • Hassle-free hotel pickup and round-trip transfers from Siem Reap
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Half-Day Kompong Phluk, Tonle Sap Lake from Siem Reap
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Overview
One of the most scenic villages on Tonle Sap Lake, Kompong Phluk is also one of the least visited by tourists. On this tour, learn about local life as you cruise around stilted houses and floating markets, and take a canoe ride through the beautiful flooded forests. Hear commentary from your guide along the way, choose from a morning or afternoon tour, and enjoy hassle-free hotel pickup and drop-off.
What to Expect
Begin your adventure with pickup from your Siem Reap hotel for the roughly 45-minute journey to Kompong Phluk. Depending on the season, you’ll travel by minibus (February to July) or by minibus and boat (August to January). Transfer to a small boat and set sail along the lake, passing stilted houses and schools, floating markets, pagodas, and fishing boats as your guide tells you more about local life, customs, and traditions.
Wet-season visitors can also opt to enjoy a traditional canoe ride around the flooded forests (for an additional expense) and experience the region’s unique ecosystem as you glide between the semi-submerged trees.
Back in Siem Reap, your tour ends with drop-off at your hotel.
Reviews (203)
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Reviewed 2 days ago
Unforgettable Experience

You haven't seen Cambodia, if you haven't been on this tour. This was an incredible experience with a passionate guide that you cannot miss. Nak, our guide, loves his country and loves sharing it with others. His unique life experiences are shared with you as...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Rod G
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Reviewed 6 days ago
Very Interesting Trip with a Great Guide

We found this to be a very interesting tour seeing how people live an a Cambodian fishing village. The crocodile farm was interesting as well. Mr Nak who was our guide was very good about explaining everything about life in the village. It is a...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank rn641234
Reviewed 1 week ago
Nearly great experience

This tour offered a fascinating look into daily life of fisher families in these villages, as well as a short boat ride onto the lake. Be prepared for lots of very poor children running around you and asking for a dollar. We ended up on...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Ellen A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
We enjoyed it!

This tour seems to be very different, depending on what season it is: we did it in the dry season, so there was not much water/lake. However, all the houses were high up on stilts, which also was an unusual experience. If you simply would...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Fantastic guide and a really memorable experience.

This has been the best part of our trip so far. The tour guide Bunchoub was so knowledgable and answered every question we threw at him. We have learnt more about Cambodian culture within 30 minutes of this tour than we have in our whole...More

Thank RossWilkins-Heath
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leana252
21 February 2019|
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Response from besttogo | Reviewed this property |
It depends on the tour and the tour guide. We came back around 5 and got back to the hotel around 6 as we had already seen any,beer of sunsets . I am not sure if you would be able to see a good sunset from there . This is... More
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5 February 2019|
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Response from sai_sirga | Reviewed this property |
Hello , For this trip we went in the morning session. We went around 8AM and were back by around 2pm . I would suggest not to take a chance if you have a flight to catch that evening , as things in Cambodia are not as... More
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25 December 2018|
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Response from GypsyFootprintsMary | Reviewed this property |
Hi! Your hotel or tour company should give you a confirmation time, of when they will be picking you up, depending on who you booked it through. It’s usually an hour or two before the start of the tour. You can message the... More
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