Discover Cambodian’s traditional life on TonLe Sap lake by visiting the Kompong Khleang floating village. Kompong Khleang is a permanent community that has based its economy on fishing and is surrounded by flooded forest. During the dry season, you will be able to sight stilt houses rising up to 8 meters in the air while in the wet season; the water rises to within one meter of the edifices.Embark with this private small group tours (maximum 10 persons) which will allow you to share not only your sightseeing experience but also sharing travel cost when visiting Kompong Khleang village.This half-day tour will allow you to discover one of the most interesting floating villages that lie on the TonLe Sap lake. Have a high regard for people’s living while you will end your tour admiring the sunset over this gigantic lake.
Go aboard our minivan to the great TonLe Sap lake (the biggest fresh water lake in South-east Asia) which will give you a fascinating insight of the true Cambodian life.Pick-up time from 2.00 – 2.30 pm at your hotel (please make sure you provide your hotel information at time of booking). Drive may take around 1 hour from Siem Reap to the boat’s pier.You will be invited to ride on a private boat leading to floating village of Kompong Khleang (traditional Khmer floating Village located 30km from Siem Reap). Discover the tall stilted houses, floating hospital, fishery, old lifestyle of the country and the natural landscape of the flooded Mangroves forest. Boat ride lasts around 1h30 – 2 hours and may vary depending on the season.You will be offered to go for a 15 minutes tour through the flooded Mangroves forest on a small boat (is it not included in the price just 5 USD for small boat ) which is a great break on your way to TonLe Sap where you will be able to experience local fauna and flora.While your boat will finish its ride on a larger view on the TonLe Sap, you will end your day tour admiring the sunset over the lake.End of the day, you will be dropped back at your hotel in Siem Reap.