Shore Excursion: A Glimpse of Sihanoukville - 1Day

We pick up from port if you arrive by cruise or from your hotel in Sihanouk Ville and head off to Tumnuk Rolok Fishing Port to watch fishermen do their day to day activities in this thriving fish port and admire the Kbal Chhay Waterfall cascading through natural rock formations and then visit the Phsar Leu Central Market, where you’ll get a glimpse of local daily lifestyle and culture. You’ll also see one of the most worth-seeing pagodas is Wat Leu (Upper Wat) where's located on the hilltop and offers a spectacular sweeping view of the entire town, its surrounding beaches and nearby islands.

Get into the heart of rural life in little village in the countryside and a tour to Sihanoukville will not be complete without walking through its sandy beaches as we will take you to Otres or Sokha Beach to feel its tropical island breeze.

The tour ends with a drop off to your hotel in the city or at the port. 
Highlights

  • See fishermen at work and monks at the temples
  • Learn about Cambodia's traditions and history
  • Cover more ground with the help of your guide
  • Hotel or port pickup and drop-off provided

1pax : Price - $139 per person
2pax up : Price - $79 per person

  • Duration 1Day
  • Experiences Tour Guide English
  • Instant Confirmation
  • No Deposit Required
  • Free Cancellation Yes
  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
We will start at the port if you arrive by cruise or your hotel in Sihanouk Ville and head off to Tumnuk Rolok Fishing Port.  Watch fishermen do their day to day activities. They head towards the open sea at night and return to the port early in the morning with their catch. See local boats lined up at the port while the fishermen unload their catch and spend the day repairing and preparing their casting nets for the next catch.

You will get the chance to admire the Kbal Chhay Waterfall cascading through natural rock formations. Best viewed during the rainy season between July to October, the site is also a popular picnic area for local visitors, especially during weekends. The waterfalls originates from different mountain ranges and is a source of clean water to Sihanoukville.

We will also visit the Phsar Leu Central Market, where you’ll get a glimpse of local daily lifestyle and culture.  Explore market sections such as fruits, seafoods, clothing, jewelry, Khmer food and various other local goods.

In this tour, you’ll also see two of the most worth-seeing pagodas in Sihanoukville.  Wat Leu (Upper Wat) is located on the hilltop and offers a spectacular sweeping view of the entire town, its surrounding beaches and nearby islands.  Marvel at the golden shrine’s stone architecture, especially the three headed white elephants with Buddha statues on top out of a stone wall.  The temple houses Buddhist sculptures and contains colorful murals inside. It is an active place of worship, where food and fruits are offered during special days.     

Wat Krom (Lower Wat) on the other hand, lies on a small hill in Sihanoukhille. Admire its unique Khmer architecture and enjoy panoramic vistas of the ocean.  Appreciate Cambodian culture and religion through its vibrant interior murals, old tombs, the procession of monks, the gold reclining Buddha and the gold Buddha statue at the main temple.     

Get into the heart of rural life in Sihanoukville’s little village in the countryside.  Immerse yourself in an authentic countryside life by taking in views of traditional houses, and observing people working at the fields and farms. Learn from your expert local guide about the daily lives of people in this little village. 

You will also get to see the Independence Monument, which lies in a small park at the intersection separating Sihanoukville’s city center from Victory Hill.  The neighboring shrine is also used as an venue for important religious festivals.

Lastly, a tour to Sihanoukville will not be complete without walking through its sandy beaches. We will take you to Otres Beach or Sokha Beach to feel its tropical island breeze. 

Have coffee break or lunch on your request on own account. The tour ends with a drop off to your hotel or at the port. 
Important Information

Departure Point
• Your hotel in the city
• Your cruise ship port in Sihanouk Ville (from GATE 1 of the port, please ask for free shuttle bus before get off the boat and take it to the GATE 1 and we see you there)
Departure Time
  • Departure at 8:30 am and pick up from 8:00-8:30 am from GATE 1 of the port (please ask for free shuttle bus before get off from the boat and take it to the GATE 1 and we see you there).
  • Please look for your guide with a welcome sign under 'Green Era Travel' logo at the GATE 1
Duration
5h
Return Details
• Your hotel in the city
• Your cruise ship at the port
• Requested drop off point within the city
Inclusions
  • Pickup-drop off from GATE 1 of the port if you arrive by cruise or Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Pick up welcome sign 'Green Era Travel' (please follow the guide who has Green Era Travel sign only)
  • Shared air conditioned car, minivan or bus (depends on group size)
  • Local English Speaking Guide
  • Bottled waters
  • Group tour
  • All government taxes
  • Fuel surcharge
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Travel insurances
  • Accommodation
  • Shuttle bus from your boat to Sihanouk Ville Port to GATE 1 (meeting point) - from where you get of the boat to port GATE 1 is 3 km and 5 mn by shuttle bus which provide by the cruise company

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