This tour offers a great opportunity for visitors in Cambodia to indulge in the natural surroundings of lush forest and jungle – while spotting native wildlife during this unique day trip.
The tour leaves from Siem Reap and here you will learn about the local flora and fauna from our knowledgeable nature guides. You will stroll along specially cut trails through pristine rain forest in this natural and untouched setting.
Animals that are frequently seen here include bats, reptiles, squirrels, butterflies, the Indochinese Silver Langur, Pig-Tailed Macaques, various birds and insects.
Even when wild animals are not sighted – the tour takes in stunning scenery, which is a unique and enjoyable day out
Duration: 3 hours roughly (including stops).
Distance: 5.5 kilometres (3.4 miles). The tour is very moderate, so no high levels of fitness is required.
After the walk is completed you will have lunch on Kulen Mountain, before visiting:-
- The reclining Buddha.
- The River of the 1000 Lingas.
- The beautiful waterfalls and a great place for a swim.
Return to Siem Reap will be between 4:00-5:00 pm.
The main goal of this tour is to preserve the natural habitat for wildlife on Kulen Mountain by providing local communities an alternative income from eco-tourism rather than relying on poaching and logging.
The trail was set up by the Ministry of Environment in tandem with various Non-Government Organizations (NGO’s) and selected tour operators based in Siem Reap.