What’s the best thing to do when you’re in Siem Reap? Visit the floating village Kampong Phluk. See the photos below!
Traveling to this small, beautiful village, you can take a boat cruise under the shadow of a flooded forest. Cool? In addition, in the evening you can watch the beautiful sunset on Tonle Sap river. At night, visitors can stay there with the community that offers clean and comfortable accommodation. In Kampong Pluk floating village, tourists will see restaurants, shops, pagodas and guests can take a boat ride to the forest to enjoy the rainforest.
A village located on the Tonle Sap in Siem Reap, Kampong Pluk (also known as the Floating Village) is made up of three villages, some 16 kilometers from the Siem Reap. The Floating Village is surrounded by the mangrove trees, home of a multi-species sanctuary.
The flooded village is unique with beautiful landscape that attracts tourists who want to see more than just the ancient temples.
Kampong Pluk is a natural and cultural tourism that includes indoor entertainment, floating houses, and sightseeing of wildlife on the Tonle Sap river in the early days. Surprisingly, sightseeing tours make the impression of tourists a refreshing place. There are many kinds of birds and reptiles such as snakes, crocodiles, turtles and many other kinds of fish.