Shore Excursion: Best of Kep - Kampot from Sihanoukville or Phnom Penh

Shore Excursions in Kampot

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Get a taste of life in rural Cambodian on a tour from Sihanoukville or from Phnom Penh to Kampot and Kep, where you’ll see colonial-era architecture, farms, and Phnom Chhngok Cave Temple. Combining the two culturally rich destinations makes the most of your travel time, and the itinerary is designed to explore  parts of local life that many visitors miss, from traditional methods of harvesting salt and pepper to Kep’s fresh crab market.
We will start to leave from hotel client stay in Sihanoukville or from Phnom Penh refer to Kampot Kep to explore tour full day.Discover the rustic and charming Kampot town, its history and architecture as we explore the town’s streets. You will also get a chance to see a fishing village at work, to give you insights of daily life around Kampot.Salt is one of Kampot’s most important products.  In this tour, we will stop at a salt field near the coastline where you will witness and learn how salt is made the traditional way.  Salt fields only operate during the dry season.  You will never look at salt the same way again after seeing how much hard work making them entails. and well known for its export-quality peppers.  We will then spice up our tour with a visit to a pepper farm. Get a chance to understand how peppers are grown, harvested, dried and ground.  See different varieties of pepper ranging from black, green, red and white.  Before we move on the Kep, we will make a stop at the Phnom Chhngok Cave Temple.  The brick temple nestled inside the limestone cave is dedicated to Shiva. Kampot City, located in southwest Cambodia, is a town cut across by the Praek Tuek Chhu River and is blessed with a view of the Elephant Mountains.  One cannot escape the hints of French colonial occupation in Kampot, where you could see colorful French-style buildings mixed with red tile-roofed shop houses.We will continue to Kep town, Kep is best known for its sea foods, especially crab.  We will take you to the Crab Market to see the bustling activity while locals bring in their fresh catch.  Our next stop will be a relaxing break at Kep Beach.  Enjoy the laidback and quiet beach environment along Kep’s coastline.  Return to Sihanouk Ville or Phnom Penh after tour and drop off at your hotel or port.

What’s included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Local live English Speaking Guide through out the tour
  • Shared air conditioned vehicle on tour
  • Cold bottled waters on tours
  • Small group tour
  • All activities

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Travel insurances
  • Other expenses
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