Kampot attractions

Top Choice Farm in Kampot

La Plantation

This sprawling, lovely organic pepper farm offers guided walks in French, English and Khmer, explaining how several varieties of pepper are grown, harvested and processed. The farm also grows fruits, chillis, herbs …
Cave in Kampot

Phnom Chhnork

Phnom Chhnork is a short walk through a quilt of rice paddies from Wat Ang Sdok, where a monk collects the entry fee and a gaggle of friendly local kids offer their services as guides. From the bottom, a 203-step st…
Museum in Kampot

Kampot Provincial Museum

This tiny museum, inside the finely preserved French colonial-era Old Governor's Mansion, traces the history of Kampot and the outlying area. The artefacts, photos and text (in Khmer, French and English) are informa…
Cultural Centre in Kampot

Kampot Traditional Music School

During set hours, visitors are welcome to observe traditional music and dance training sessions and/or performances at this school that teaches children who are orphaned or have disabilities. Donations are very welc…
Cave in Kampot

Phnom Sorsia

Phnom Sorsia is home to several natural caves. From the parking area, a stairway leads up the hillside to a gaudy modern temple. From there, steps lead left up to Rung Damrey Saa (White Elephant Cave). A slippery, s…
River in Kampot

Tek Chhouu Rapids

Popular with locals, these modest rapids at the end of Tek Chhouu Rd northwest of Kampot are surrounded by food stalls and picnicking platforms. A remork-moto (tuk tuk) here from Kampot costs around US$5. There's al…
Bridge in Kampot

Old French Bridge

Destroyed during the Khmer Rouge period, Kampot's old French bridge was later repaired in a mishmash of styles. It is now open to motorbikes and pedestrian traffic after being closed for years.
Historic Building in Kampot

Old Market

Kampot's Old Market building actually isn't that old, with its art-deco-style concrete facade constructed during the 1930s. Various shops, travel agencies and cafes rim both sides of the building.
Landmark in Kampot

Durian Roundabout

Kampot is famed for its durian, so what could be more fitting than a giant durian monument in celebration of the Marmite of fruit?
Historic Building in Kampot

Old Cinema

The modernist facade of Kampot's old cinema is worth a look for architecture fans.