Explore the corn farming village tour, will take you to the south of Kratie Town to explore the countryside of Kratie province to the rhythm of the wheels of a bike. This tour will allow you to discover the life and the culture along the Mekong River with a visit to Bos Leav village specializing in tobacco growing and Koh Chraeng village specializing in corn farming. You will also have the opportunity to interact with the local population known for its kindness and sympathy. In the village of Koh Chraeng, you can visit the local school, the pagoda, the fields and if you are lucky to see the flying fox that are part of a project of conservation of wildlife. This tour is a good way to discover, exchange and immerse yourself in the traditional Cambodia.
For those who wish, we offer the “Overnight” option, with which you can experience traditional Cambodian life by spending a night in a homestay in the village of Koh Chraeng and deepen your exchange with Cambodian culture.
This tour exists in two formats:
100% of our profit go back to community development.
You will meet at 8:00 am to Le Tonlé Restaurant where you will receive your bicycle and meet your guide or receive you map and guide.
After that you will cycle south on 12 km allowing you to take the time to observe the landscapes and the local way of life of Kratie province. During your trip to Koh Chraeng, you will pass a village called Bos Leav where local people grow tobacco as part of their economic activity.
After, this village you will take a ferry crossing the Mekong River to Koh Chraeng village and spend some time to explore the village, local wooden houses, local school and pagoda, corn fields and to meet friendly local people. Riding along the village can be an amazing experience and the opportunity to spot the flying fox in the village as well as when you are visiting the village and learn more about the conservation project started in the village for them.
Next, you take a boat to the west side of the river and return to Kratie town by the west trail which give you another experience of the local way of life or pass the night in the village depending on which option you have chosen. This tour will make you cycle on 35 km and will make you see the true local way of life and let you meet cambodian people.