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Captain Chim's River Cruise

Kampot City, Kampot 07000, Cambodia
+855 12 321 043
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Alternative to the party boats

Captain Chim's is a good alternative to the several party boats that offer river cruises in Kampot... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
avenarine
via mobile
Amazing boat tour

We booked the Sunset tour wand it was incredible. First of all, we had the whole boat for... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2018
Marie S
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“free beer” (5 reviews)
“nice sunset” (3 reviews)
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Kampot City, Kampot 07000, Cambodia
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+855 12 321 043
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"great tour"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Chim's is a good alternative to the several party boats that offer river cruises in Kampot. If you want to avoid being on a neon-lit boat with drunk people and loud pop or Khmer techno music, this is your best bet: no lights, no...More

Thank avenarine
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Reviewed 1 June 2018

We booked the Sunset tour wand it was incredible. First of all, we had the whole boat for ourselves! The driver was very kind and discrete. Very pleasant and excellent value!

Thank Marie S
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Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

The price was very cheap, you even get a free drink. The boat driver did a lot of effort to show fireflies. For this price, definatly worth it for just cruizin down the river.

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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Fishing trip did not deliver what was promised. Sign out front said you received a free drink-none was offered. Sign also stated the trip lasted until 1:30-we were back at 12:45. The man at captain chim’s who sold us the tickets said we would be...More

Thank Daniel B
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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

As we got on the rickety boat we were slightly unsure of it next to a fancy boat with bar.. But we ended up being the only two people on the boat! It left at a perfect time as we saw the river in daylight...More

Thank FrGBJules
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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

At five dollars - beer, coconut, or other drink included - there's nothing expensive about this cruise. However your same money might go further elsewhere. When we got on the boat, the first to arrive, it looked rickety and uncomfortable. Fortunately the river was very...More

Thank George N
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Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Let's start with the positives. You get a 2 hour sunset cruise including one free beer for $5. That isn't expensive anywhere on Earth these days. Now to the negatives. The mangroves are fairly underwhelming with little besides nipa palms to offer. Backed by a...More

Thank Raymond W
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

If you literally just want to chug down the river for a few hours in a beautiful setting, you can't go wrong with this! We saw the most beautiful of sunsets and two lots of fireflies, which I can confirm are 100% real even if...More

1  Thank Amy P
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Reviewed 26 August 2017

A nice boat trip, cheap and quiet. I am a bit sceptical about the fireflys. We didn't see any, but then... they finally appeared in exactly two trees. To me it seemed like Christmas lights. But, of course, I can be wrong, but I actually...More

1  Thank trebusckar
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

For just $5 you get a drink and a 2-hour cruise, doesn't get much better than that. Sunset was beautiful and we got to see some fireflies too. On the boat you can buy some snacks and drinks too. Great experience! Not too many people...More

Thank Anna P
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Sarah W
13 January 2016|
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Response from WanderlustAbi |
You can book at Captain Chim's restaurant, at the top of the Old Market (where there are restaurants and bars and shops).
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