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Kompong Phluk is a village on the Tonle Sap Great Lake.
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible12%
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“on stilts” (99 reviews)
“boat ride” (81 reviews)
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Hours Today: 6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
On the Tonle Sap, Siem Reap, Cambodia
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"floating restaurant"
in 56 reviews
"on stilts"
in 99 reviews
"boat ride"
in 81 reviews
"dry season"
in 85 reviews
"mangrove forest"
in 36 reviews
"tonle sap lake"
in 54 reviews
"row boat"
in 11 reviews
"tuk tuk"
in 125 reviews
"water level"
in 18 reviews
"buy books"
in 9 reviews
"chong kneas"
in 14 reviews
"rainy season"
in 29 reviews
"stilted houses"
in 10 reviews
"private boat"
in 13 reviews
"fishing village"
in 19 reviews
"school supplies"
in 8 reviews
"school children"
in 8 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I absolutely loved visiting this location! My family all thoroughly enjoyed it as well. We attended in the dry season and still found it a very worthy trip. I look forward to going back in the wet season one day. My husband ate crocodile at...More

1  Thank Leith M
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Reviewed 20 April 2018

After reading online about the tuk tuk cheap transfer then many local payments as you go with boat and village fee spoiling the visit, I found the packaged experience was great and had a car and guide. After stopping at a local village market en...More

1  Thank ArtisanHolidays
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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

We were very anxious after reading the reviews on trip advisor but we decided to give it a go. We went independently. We arrived by tuk tuk from Siem Reap.(15$ rtn). We arrived at about 10am on Khmer New Year Saturday. We bought our tickets...More

1  Thank Paul C
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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We loved the boat trip out to this village of 1000 or so people. They live the simple life 6 months of the year surrounded by water up to the top floor of their houses. Everyone has a smile yet this would have to be...More

Thank Karen W
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

We opted for an afternoon and sunset visit to the floating village of Kompong Phluk. We paid $25 per person to go on an uncomfortable boat ride steered along a filthy river past people living in awful conditions by a local villager and his son...More

Thank Jules2906
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

It is good for the kids to see the village in Cambodia. They will appreciate what they have. Very poor village and we got to see them during the dry season. We were able to walk on the ground. Schools being subsidized by foreign governments...More

Thank limkour
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

We arrived to the gate of Kompong Phluk and would have had to pay $ 20 per person for the boat trip of one hour. There is no alternative than this boat. It seems more than a mafia and this is too much money for...More

1  Thank Ostschweizer
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

This is an ok place but definitely not a must see place.....expensive for what you get..$25 each for the hr boat trip through the village on stilts...calling at a floating cafe where you will be charged a $1 for water. These people are living in...More

Thank Jane831
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Reviewed 27 March 2018

After what seemed like a 1 hour traffic jam with boats everywhere we finally made it out to the village. Pretty interesting place. The side trip through the mangroves in small boats paddled by village women was okay but take money as they take you...More

Thank Andrew K
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Reviewed 24 March 2018

We visited the floating village in month of march as part of our tour to Siem Reap. It's ok if you want to visit it but there is not much to appreciate. It gives a different dimension to understand how tough life is for these...More

Thank ashish p
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Teedee B
29 January 2018|
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Response from Sokhorn | Reviewed this property |
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Sian S
18 September 2017|
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Response from maybelle0 | Reviewed this property |
It cost $30 USD including the mangrove / forest boat ride. It takes about and hour to get there from town by Tuk tuk. It's definitely not worth it, I would highly recommend against it. Just a scam to get money from tourists... More
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CeraMalia
21 September 2016|
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Response from Nadochon | Reviewed this property |
From Siem Reap City to Kompung Pluk around 1 hour ride by car & boat. Our suggestion is you should start after noon and finish after sunset
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