Kratie - The Most Popular Place to See Irrawaddy Dolphins

Located in the Northeast of Cambodia, Kratie is an attractive place where is well-known for its diverse wildlife, inviting ecotourism, and real local experiences with rice fields, and sleepy villages. Heading to Kratie, tourists will get a chance to explore deeper the “real” Cambodia where life has a close intimate connection with the legendary Mekong River.

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Stunning Journey To Cambodia

Phnom Penh → Kratie → Preah Vihear → Siem Reap
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Discover the capital of Phnom Penh which once was called “Pearl of Asia” and its main sights: Royal Palace and Silver Pagoda

Take a journey into Cambodia’s past at Tuol Sleng Museum and the green fields of Cheung Ek

Set out on a boat trip to visit the Mekong Dolphin in Kratie

Visit Cambodia’s UNESCO World Heritage Sites including Angkor Wat and Preah Vihear temple as well as the outlying temples

Head out to the Tonle Sap Lake and explore the floating village of Kompong Phluk

Enjoy the delectable Cambodian dishes during the tour

Admire the natural landscape and rustic countryside of Cambodia

Phnom Penh → Kratie → Preah Vihear → Siem Reap

Essential Cambodia

Phnom Penh → Kampong Cham → Kratie → Kampong Thom → Siem Reap
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Take a guided tour to historical sites of Phnom Penh: Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, Choeung Ek - Killing Fields

Experience a Cambodian tuk-tuk ride to Japanese Friendship Bridge and a ferry trip to Mekong Island for silk weaving village visit

Enjoy a sunset cruise on the Tonle Sap and Mekong river through the capital’s main sights

Have a chance to see the interesting Mekong Dolphins in Kratie

Join a community project by planting your own tree in the island of Koh Trong

Admire Pre-Angkor styled temples in the archeological site of Sambor Prei Kuk and take a walk through the jungle to hidden villages

Visit one of the world’s best sight: Angkor Wat Complex and outlying temples

Embark on an interesting boat trip on Tonle Sap Lake to visit Kampong Phluck floating village

Phnom Penh → Kampong Cham → Kratie → Kampong Thom → Siem Reap

Grand Cambodia

Phnom Penh → Kampong Cham → Kratie → Kampong Thom → Siem Reap → Battambang → Kampong Chhnang → Phnom Penh
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Enjoy a fascinating cyclo tour around the beautiful capital of Phnom Penh and its main hightlights: Wat Phnom, Angkor National Museum

Gain an insightful view into the cruelty of Khmer Rouge Regime by visiting Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum

Grasp the chance to see freshwater dolphins (Mekong dolphins) – one of endangered animals protected by WWF at Kratie

Admire the architecture of Sambor Prei Kuk Temple Complex at the sub-tropical forest of Tonle Sap Lake

Greet the stunning sunset over Angkor Wat and visit other outlying temples: Beng Mealea, Angkor Thom, Banteay Srey…

Explore the special Kampong Phluk floating village and learn about the local life on water

Experience Cambodian countryside and local life in Battambang and Oudong

Enjoy an authentic Khmer farewell dinner

Phnom Penh → Kampong Cham → Kratie → Kampong Thom → Siem Reap → Battambang → Kampong Chhnang → Phnom Penh

Grandest Holiday in Cambodia and Vietnam

Phnom Penh → Kampong Cham → Kratie → Kampong Thom → Siem Reap → Hanoi → Halong Bay → Hoi An → Ho Chi Minh → Mekong → Phu Quoc
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Discover Phnom Penh city - the capital of Cambodia: the Royal Palace, National Museum, Killing Fields, Tuol Sleng Museum...

Explore quiet life of the rural countryside or Mekong river in Kampong Cham & its beautiful surroundings

Land in the Angkor Complex and other religious sites and enjoy its unique architecture - kingdom of wonders.

Admire the magnificent water landscape of the Mekong river

Take around Hanoi city and enjoy Water Puppet Show - which only belongs to the wet-rice culture of Vietnam

Cruising on Halong bay - the UNESCO World Heritage Site in Vietnam

Explore Hoi An ancient town: Chua Ong Pagoda, the Chinese Assembly Hall, the 200-year old Tan Ky ancestral house and the famous Japanese Bridge

Explore around Saigon city: War Remnants Museum, Reunification Palace, Notre Dame Cathedral and Old Post Office.

Visit floating market on Mekong River - the unique market of Vietnam

Relax on the beach, explore fragrant countryside, marvel at wildlife and enjoy sumptuous seafood in Phu Quoc island

Phnom Penh → Kampong Cham → Kratie → Kampong Thom → Siem Reap → Hanoi → Halong Bay → Hoi An → Ho Chi Minh → Mekong → Phu Quoc

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Kratie travel guide information

Kratie Quick Facts

Kratie has mutual borders with 5 Cambodian provinces and Binh Phuoc Province of Vietnam

In Kratie, temperatures in months vary very little. The average annual temperature is around 27.5 Degree Celcius, with the average annual precipitation is 1707 mm

Total area: 11,094 km2. According to the 2019 census, the total population is 372,825 people

Mekong River flows from the North to the South of Kratie, which accounts for approximately 140km. Thus here owns a diverse ecosystem and attractive riverside sceneries

Kratie is well-known to be the home of the Mekong Irrawaddy dolphin. Several Mekong Cruises include this place during itinerary to help travelers get an opportunity to spot this kind of dolphin

Best time to visit Kratie, cambodia

Basically, Kratie can be explored at any time of the year. However, the dry season, which lasts from November to April, offers tourists with more convenient travel options here. Especially, this is the best time of the year to catch a glimpse of the cheerful Irrawady dolphins.

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