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Prek Toal Bird Sanctuary

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Siem Reap, Cambodia
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Siem Reap, Cambodia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We hired the tour and began the tortuous ride to the nearby floating village with super-guide Mr. Sam Mony. A larger flat-bottomed boat carried us through the canal/grasslands/swamp to a smaller floating village. We changed to a small long-tailed boat... and cruised the grasslands to...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent a day birding at the Prek Toal Bird Sanctuary and Reserve in December, which is the start of the dry season, after making arrangements by email with the Sam Veasna Center for Wildlife Conservation. I've included the Center's web address. Our guide, who...More

Thank Marjorie P
Reviewed 1 December 2017

We travelled in October, when the Mekong is in full flow, and the Tonle Sap lake is in full flood. This means that the birds have far more territory to spread out over, and the diversity is not as compelling if you are a serious...More

Thank Andrea W
Reviewed 26 November 2017

As part of my 4 night trip on the Aqua Mekong River Boat from Siem Reap to Phnom Penh we went to the Prek Toal bird sanctuary on skiffs from the river boat. The birds were in full array, everything from Storks to small birds....More

Thank Junebughiker
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

This tour with Mr. Hoksan was a great addition to our Cambodian vacation. He was a very welcoming, friendly and informative guide. The day was long and a lot of travel was involved, but you see birds and floating villages along the way. I will...More

Thank Andrea B
Reviewed 21 July 2017

The best way to see some of the beautiful birds of SE Asia. We saw 8 of the rare birds and plenty others. the Spotted billed pelican was a favourite. Climbing to the lookout was a little heart stopping, lashed together tree branches to the...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2017

Prek Toal is located in Battambang province in the Northwest of Cambodia. Boat trip to Prek Toal takes about two hours from Chong Kneas boat dock

Thank Tasomguesthouse
Reviewed 9 April 2017

While on The Tonle Sap Lake Cruise, i heard of the Prek Toal Bird Sanctuary also located there which required a longer time for a person interested in the winged ones ! With my interest aroused, i immediately arranged for a visit the very next...More

Reviewed 29 March 2017

There were many different water bird species to be observed at the core areas, the rangers are patrolled daily and there were at least 3 groups visiting the colony. We went back from the protected areas and had the great lunch at local restaurant.

1  Thank Cambodia Bird G... A
Reviewed 14 March 2017

From the moment our first boat left the dock we started seeing a wide range of different bird types. At the flaoting village we transferred to a much smaller boat and set off through narrow channels through beds of floating water hyancinth. At times the...More

Thank terence151
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