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Kratie Classic Lifestyle Day Trip Including Dolphin Cruise

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  • Close encounter with wildlife
  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
  • Pickup from a centrally located meeting point
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Kratie Classic Lifestyle Day Trip Including Dolphin Cruise
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Kratie Classic Lifestyle Day Trip Including Dolphin Cruise
USD 63.00
Overview
Venture off the tourist trail and experience life in rural Cambodia on this full-day tour from Kratie. Ride on the back of a scooter, tour a sugar plantation and watch locals making palm sugar, Khmer noodles and rice whisky. Tuck into home-cooked Cambodian cuisine as you stop for lunch (included) in a traditional Cambodian family home, then set sail across the Mekong in search of the rare Mekong River dolphins.
What to Expect
Start your day at 9am by traveling on a motorbike out of Kratie on the Old River Road, passing through a Vietnamese and Wat Rokakandal towards the ferry crossing point. As you wait for the ferry you can enjoy looking over to a floating village on the Mekong.
Having arrived on the west bank, visit attractions such as tobacco building, seasonal crops, and a local Wat; learn how palm sugar is being produced in the season and relax alongside beautiful rice paddies, the perfect opportunity for photos. You might be able to try some delicious, freshly pressed sugar cane juice, a must for those with a sweet tooth.

Then, you'll visit a local family's home, where you can experience true rural Cambodian life living on the banks of the Mekong. You'll try traditional Cambodian food, home cooked over a wood fire. The meal will be cooked with local delicious fresh ingredients from the surrounding area, and fruit straight from our orchard. After lunch take time to relax and ask any questions you might have about Cambodian life, while sitting inside a traditional stilted wooden home.

Before returning to another ferry crossing, there are also opportunities to experience Khmer noodle and rice whisky making.
Then, you'll catch the Rusey Cha ferry across the Mekong and head to Kampi, one of the many deep pools where the rare river dolphins gather to feed. Board a local boat and cruise out into the mighty Mekong for a chance encounter with these gentle mammals. Viewing is guaranteed. After enjoying an hour or more of dolphin viewing, you'll travel back to Kratie for the end of your tour.
Reviews (26)
1 - 5 of 26 reviews
Reviewed 29 May 2018
The best Cambodia trip ever !!!

This was ready my second times in Cambodia, i was the last time just only in Sihanouk ville and Siem Reap, Ankor Wat, it was so amazing!!!! And this time i went 2 weeks with Cambodianpride Tour , Mr. Sithy around the north of Cambodia,...More

1  Thank N457NGkimi
Reviewed 6 March 2018
Amazing day

We booked a day tour to visit local sights and the dolphins, it was one of the most amazing days I could have had, it went above my expectations. Our guide Sa was fantastic, stopping along the way if we asked to buy local fruit...More

Thank Keith C
Reviewed 1 February 2018
Exciting and very rewarding day in Kratie

We only had one full day in Kratie and got the best out of it by booking the Kratie Lifestyle and Dolphins Watching –Tour. We chose Cambodian Pride Tours as its philosophy of a sustainable tourism matched with what we were looking for. Already when...More

Thank briger63
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile
Cambodia Adventure 11 Days 10 Nights

I would like to thank Mr Sithy for organising my family’s customised tour for 11 days in Cambodia visiting Phnom Penh, Mondulkiri, Kratie and Siem Reap. We visited the touristy area (Phnom Penh and Angkor) and most importantly experience how the locals live such as...More

Thank RachelT3318
Sithy H, Owner at Cambodian Pride Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 January 2018

Dear Rachel, thanks for choosing Cambodian Pride Tours for your visit to Kratie. We're delighted you enjoyed your trip and appreciate you sharing your feedback. Please come back if your travel brings you to Cambodia in the future. Sincere regards, Sithy.

Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile
Full day tour near Kratie including dolphin viewing

A full, interesting and informative day around the Kratie area. We had a great guide, Ben, and an excellent tuk tuk driver who were with us from 9am to almost 6pm. This is a varied day in which you get to see and learn about...More

1  Thank Patricia B
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