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HOMESTAY IN FLOATING FOREST

Kampong pluck (floating forest) 
2Day/1nights 

1st Day:  Our transports driver going to pick you up from airport, bus station and guesthouse or hotel sightseeing the countryside of Rolous village,local market around there, and then taking the boat to kampong pluck village, playing with children who studying at budhist monastery and do practicing monk English language and use paddling boat wonder around the villages or going to forest and have a few beer drinks there and watching sunset on the lake. Dinners: with family foods like shrimps and fish.As all communities around the Great Tonle Sap lake, the fishing community of Kompong Khleang undergoes dramatic and continual changes due to the seasonal flood levels caused by the reverse flow of the Tonle Sap river. Houses are built on stilts up to 10 metres high, and the village is surrounded by flooded forest.

Excursions are adapted to this changing environment depending on lake levels and you will learn about the activities of local fishermen, unique human adaptations, and, not least, the amazing ecosystem of the Tonle Sap lake. During your stay, you will have the chance to observe the daily village life with visits to the local market, the pagoda and the school.

By extending your Kompong Khleang tour with a relaxing overnight trip you will get the chance to imerse yourself in the experience of spending the night in a local house in this fishing community and share the daily life of your host family and learn how to cook a Cambodian meal.

Excursions around the villages allow you to meet local people, take a motor boat (year round) or paddle boat (seasonal) to visit the village market, school and pagoda, discover the flooded forest (also seasonal), and admire the sunset and sunrise from shore of the Tonle Sap Lake.
2nd Day: 6 am got up to see sunrise and taking more photos in the village and visiting floating school and all the students paddle to school and back to Siem reap.

As all communities around the Great Tonle Sap lake, the fishing community of Kompong pluck undergoes dramatic and continual changes due to the seasonal flood levels caused by the reverse flow of the Tonle Sap river. Houses are built on stilts up to 10 metres high, and the village is surrounded by flooded forest.

Excursions are adapted to this changing environment depending on lake levels and you will learn about the activities of local fishermen, unique human adaptations, and, not least, the amazing ecosystem of the Tonle Sap lake. During your stay, you will have the chance to observe the daily village life with visits to the local market, the pagoda and the school.

By extending your Kompong pluck tour with a relaxing overnight trip you will get the chance to imerse yourself in the experience of spending the night in a local house in this fishing community and share the daily life of your host family and learn how to cook a Cambodian meal.

Excursions around the villages allow you to meet local people, take a motor boat (year round) or paddle boat (seasonal) to visit the village market, school and pagoda, discover the flooded forest (also seasonal), and admire the sunset and sunrise from shore of the Tonle Sap Lake

Prices in Usdollars 

 

          Kompong pluck village home stay

 1pax

2pax upto 4pax

4pax upto 10 pax

Prices is one person

 95

 50

 35

 

Prices included: motor boat,puddle boat,one dinner,English tour guide

Prices excluded: soft drinks personal expense, Tips,