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Kompong Phluk Village and Tonle Sap Lake Half-Day Tour From Siem Reap

Highlights
  • Get views of Tonle Sap Lake, Kompong Phluk, and the flooded forests
  • Learn about local life and customs from you guide
  • Hassle-free round-trip transportation from Siem Reap
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Kompong Phluk Village and Tonle Sap Lake Half-Day Tour From Siem Reap
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Kompong Phluk Village and Tonle Sap Lake Half-Day Tour From Siem Reap
US$38.00
Overview
Kompong Phluk is one of the more remote and least visited of the villages on Tonle Sap Lake. On this tour, gain a fascinating insight into local life as you explore the stilted houses, browse the floating markets, and cruise around the flooded forests. Hotel pickup and drop-off add extra convenience, and a small groups size means you’ll have plenty of time to ask questions.
What to Expect
After pickup from your Siem Reap hotel, relax as you travel to to Kompong Phluk village by air-conditioned minivan. Depending on the season, arrive in the town by minibus (during the dry season, February to July) or transfer to a small boat to cruise into the village (wet season, August to January).

On arrival, cruise around the stilted houses, schools, and floating markets, as your guide explains the unique way in which the locals adapt to the vastly different seasons and how they sustain the community through fishing. The highlight of the tour is the chance to explore the scenic flooded forests, either aboard a traditional canoe (wet season only ) or along the treetop canopy walkway.

Back in Siem Reap, your tour ends with drop-off at your hotel.
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1 - 5 of 6 reviews

Reviewed June 17, 2018
Good Village tour but boat and car trip was not what we expected.

This tour was booked via Viator. We were picked up from our hotel on time by a driver and our guide who spoke good English. There were 2 other people on the tour, good as not many people kept the tour personal. Our first stop...More

1  Thank Bigruss57
Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile
Thats a big Cheat! Absolute Abzocke!

20 USD per person for 25 min boattrip and you see only plastic waste. After that they wanna charge you up for next 20 Bucks per person to get in the floating village. Nothing special to see. 80 USD as couple for that is a...More

Thank Sven C
Reviewed December 24, 2017
"Floating" Village and Flooded Forest

We had a great morning on our private tour with our guide, Sapaon. We made a last minute request for a tour and Tara Tours quickly came and picked us up from our hotel. We enjoyed walking through a village street market and seeing the...More

1  Thank nateandginger
Reviewed December 2, 2017 via mobile
Boat to floating villages

TOTALLY a RIPOFF!!! I cycled there and my only option to see he floating villages was to pay $30 for an hour to go to the lake, wait 5 minutes, get dropped off at a floating shop and back. The guides English was terrible, and...More

2  Thank Betsy B
Reviewed October 23, 2017
Beautiful place but not worth the price

Village, view of the lake and tour around the flooded forest was beautiful. We went during the monsoon/ rainy season so the water level was completely flooded. However, it was not worth it for the price that we are paying. Tour guide that was following...More

1  Thank EnnaSYW
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