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4D3N Prek Toal Experience

The excursion is designed to give you a more extended experience in a floating house with real, everyday cultural interactions.

Three nighs stay at Prek Toal Home Stay, you will be living like a real villager with share house and bathroom with family host and also local foods cooked by family host.

This package will be include others activities of village tour by paddle boat to see floating houses, villagers activities, floating garden, floating schools and pagoda …

Also trip to see water birds like: Painted Stork, Pelican, Asian Open Billed, Darters, Cormorants, Heron and a lot more.

You should bring: Mosquito sprays, torch/flash light, chargers of mobile phones, any books or stationery to give the children in the village (if you want to) and of course, your camera.

Arrival at Prek Toal
Arrival at Prek Toal
Day 1 - Arrival at Prek Toal Village

Our driver will pick up you from Siem Reap airport or Hotel in Siem Reap by car, then we drive to Mechrey boat station in Siem Reap, it takes around 45 minutes. Then we will change to motorized boat and drive to our village, it is around 1 hour drive.

When you arrived at the Prek Toal Home Stay, you will be greeted by our family where you will stay and refresh yourself with a cool towel and welcome drink (a glass of tea or cold water).

After you rest for a while, you will have lunch (or dinner, depending on your arrival time) cooked by the family house (you can inform them if you are vegetarian). After lunch or dinner, a local we will review tours in each days and you can learn some Khmer language, it is the time that you could sharing experiences with each other.

Bird Watching Tour
Bird Watching Tour
Day 2 - Bird Watching Tour

Morning: 7:30AM

After your breakfast, then we will take a local boat to visit bird watching at bird colony, it take around 1 hour drive.

This trip you will enjoy your day on the boat to see many kinds of water birds that you could see like: Painted Stork, Cormorant, Darter, Grey heron, Purple heron, Adjutant, Asian Open-bill, Black-headed Ibis and Spot-billed Pelican etc…

We will be back around noon for lunch time.

In the after we will going to see sunset from the build and view of village where is with the nice fresh air and relaxing on the top roof.

Sunrise, village tour and Sunset
Sunrise, village tour and Sunset
Day 3 - Prek Toal Sunrise & village tours

Before dawn: Early morning at 5:00AM (packing your breakfast to take with you), depart on board the motorized boat with a local boat to the Tonle Sap Lake for Sunrise. During that time you could see all the activities of villagers in fishing then you can learn how to do it with them.

After that we are returning back to the Prek Toal Home Stay for lunch and then rest for a few hours before to see and meet the community.

At 2:00PM, we will start to do village tour, to see local family (family visit) along the river and floating garden, floating schools and standing school, pagoda, crocodiles farms, fish farms and other activities of rural lifestyle of villagers.

Evening: around 5 or 5.30pm, go to the Prek Toal Core Bird Reserve station and go up to the top of the building to do the sunset with the village view.

After sunset: back to Prek Toal Home Stay for dinner After dinner, you prepare the mattress and mosquito net etc. for your sleep.

Back to Siem Reap
Back to Siem Reap
Day 4 - Goodbye Prek Toal

After breakfast, we going back to Siem Reap City with our driver and local guide by motorized boat then we will take a car from the boat station back to your hotel (please let us know if you would like us to organize the hotel for you), to the Siem Reap airport or the bus station.

“Tour finished”

Price is per person:

  • 1 person is USD 352
  • 2 person is USD 239/pp
  • 3 person is USD 172/pp
  • 4 person is USD 144/pp
  • 5 person is USD 117/pp
  • 6 person is USD 100/pp


  • Two-Way A/C Car transport between hotel in Siem Reap and Siem Reap boat station
  • Two-way boat transport between Siem Reap boat station and Prek Toal
  • Local English speaking guide (villager)
  • Rowing boat ticket during your stay
  • Taxes
  • Daily Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Motorise boat during your stay
  • Three nights stay at Prek Toal Home Stay
  • One time Bird Watching ticket include local engine boat to/from bird colony


  • All travel insurances
  • Tips
  • Personal expense
  1. All reservations will be made by email. This is to protect your bookings and avoid fake bookings and prevent no-shows.
  2. If we do not receive any confirmation by email and receive deposit as required to ensure the bookings with us, all bookings will be canceled automatically.
  3. Full non-refundable payments of the total amount of bookings must be made before 4 day of departure.

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