Tour 6 days / 5 nights:
Exploring the Mekong river and Kratie region, special events at Wat Roka Kandal


 

Day 1-3 Cruise ship TOUM TEAV from Phnom Penh to Kratie (full board).

The boat:
- 38 meter long, 6,5 meters large, 3 decks
- 1 salon library, 1 restaurant, 1 sundeck
- Speed 15 km/h
- Maximum 20 passengers plus 9 crew members

- 10 cabins (7 doubles, 3 twin, each 3,20 x 2,20 m) with shower cubicle hot / cold water, WC)
-The boat is equipped with a water filter system, all rooms with air-condition for day use and ventilation for night use, electricity 220 V

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"Toum Teav" is an old Khmer legend about a young man who fall in love with a beautiful Khmer girl. It is the Khmer Romeo and Juliet story.

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Day 3
Arrival in Kratie. Transfer to "Roka Kandal lodge" (or other accommodation in Kratie). Evening at leisure.

Day 4
- Breakfast. Visit
Kratie historical Museum about Khmer kingdom Sambhupura (7-8 centuries).
- Drive to
Phnom Sombok hill with pagodas, viewing point.
Afternoon:
- Visit
Wat Roka Kandal pagoda with exhibition about traditional crafts.
- 16:00 departure by road to Kampi
Irrawaddy dolphin viewing point, 15 km north of Kratie. 17:00-18:00 dolphin watching from viewing point or from a small boat. Return to hotel.
- Attend a
special evening prayer (Pithy Sotthoar) and blessing ceremony (Prositthe Poar Chey) with Buddhist monks at Wat Roka Kandal.

Day 5
- Breakfast. Second visit of Kampi dolphin viewing point.
- About 9:00 departure by boat to a village of
Cham minority and local handicraft production. Return by boat to Kratie.
- Afternoon: Mekong cruise in small motor boats.
- Evening:
Farewell special event with dances and dinner at Wat Roka Kandal.

Day 6
Breakfast. 7:00 departure by speedboat to Kampong Cham / Phnom Penh. Arrival about 12:30 (or flight Kratie - Phnom Penh / Siem Reap)


This tour can be booked on individual basis for groups only. For more information and bookings please contact: info@monsoon-tours.com