CHI PHAT COMMUNITY-BASED ECOTOURISM aims to support the protection of natural and cultural resources of the area and create job and income opportunities for villagers through the development of Community Based Ecotourism products and activities, providing alternative livelihoods in CBET to hunters, loggers and NTFP collectors, provide livelihoods in CBET to the poor and improve commune infrastructure and public facilities.Objectives: To conserve natural resources To preserve our culture To improve local communities livelihood To exchange tourists and local cultures To empower local communities (to manage CBET)Description
Itinerary in Details:
Day 1: Phnom Penh - Chiphat (Meal: Dinner)
Depart from Phnom Penh @07:30.
Trip to Koh Kong upon arrival at Andoung Tuek village. Local boat driver then taking a boat to Chi Phat community. Next Chhay Chrey, swin and relax. Motor taxi pick up from waterfall travel to Reforestation Project Nursery. Dinner at the community.
Overnight in guesthouse.
Day 2: Chiphat – Damnak Khos – Veal Ta Prak (Silver Field) Pond: (18km by boat, 9.5km trekking)
(Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
06:00 am Leave for sunrise, birds watching trip on a Motor and Traditional row boat along the Stoeng
Prat (Cattle Skin Cord) River, the trip including:
- Motorboat (CBETMotorboat group, about 1 hour)
- Rowboat (CBETtraditional row boat group, about 2 hours)
- Breakfast, Quality Binoculars and Life jackets provided on boat
10:00 pm Arrive toDamnakkhos (Sleeping place) and start trekkingto Veal Ta Prak with local guide
12:00 pm Lunch at O’ChonleasPran (Refugee River) (by CBET forest cook) continue trekking to Veal
Ta Prakcampsite near 2 small stream and meadow
17:00 pm Evening walk to the nearby Veal Ta Prak pond to try spotting wild animals which come to the pond, Come back to camp site and have dinner made by the forest cook.
Overnight at Antong Prang camp site
Day 3: Veal Ta Prak – Chi Phat Commune (Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
05:30 am Walk to the nearby Veal Ta Prak pond to try spotting wild animals.
8.00 am Breakfast at campsite made by the forest cook and start trekking to the Veal Ta Prak
junction and continue to Chi Phat Commune.
15.00 pm Arrive CBET office
07.00 pm Dinner at CBET office (by CBET cooking group), over night in Chi Phat
Overnight at Guesthouse .
Day 4: Chi Phat – Phnom Penh(Meal: Breakfast)
07:30 am Breakfast at CBET office
08:30 am Leave Chi Phat by boat
After arrive Chi Phat and than we drive back to Phnom Penh and direct transfer you to hotel.
It’s time to say goodbye, we thank you for traveling with us and warmly welcome you to come again.
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: Sihanoukville, CambodiaDuration
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