|Bus arrives in||Kampot|
|Bus departs from||Siem Reap|
|Approx. Distance||458 km|
A quiet, riverside town in Southern Cambodia, Kampot province has quickly become a tourist favorite because of its serenity. A dream come true for travelers looking for a peaceful getaway, Kampot is truly making its name as an off-the-beaten track that you cannot miss in the kingdom.
If you're looking for a trip that would bring you closer to nature, make sure to drop by at the Phnom Bokor National Park. You can hire a scooter to explore the picturesque stops and interesting spots in the mountain. Parts of the mountain are remnants of the 1920 French colonial hill station, while others are just a breath of fresh air with nature. While in the area, make sure to drop by at the Popokvil Waterfall. Enjoy a refreshing dip in its cold waters and take awesome photos of its gorgeous landscape.
You can also dedicate a morning to interact with the locals at the nearby Kampot Pepper Farm. Learn more about the famous Kampot Pepper, their processes, as well as their different tastes. Really interesting stuff especially for food lovers! If you want more flavorful adventures, you can also visit the nearby Salt Farm where you can meet locals and taste different salt products that they offer. It’s also very picturesque, with its impressive sprawl and reflection of the sky. Want to do a bit more of exploration? Look for the Secret Lake -- a man-made lake built during the Khmer Rouge regime. It was pretty huge considered that this was only put together by people.
Indeed, Kampot is a place for those people who like to interact with others, understand a place through experiencing the local life, and enjoying a peaceful adventure far from the hustle and bustle of the city.
Currently, there is no trip available from Siem Reap to Kampot