Our Tours

Mekong River Fishing Tour

(0 reviews)
QR Code https://cambodianpridetours.com/our-tours/3-day-ratanakiri-rafting-adventure-trek/
DURATION
4-Day
TRIP RATING
(0 reviews)

Tour Overview

Explore the remote and wild Mekong River in a fishing adventure that will bring you to the water where the big fish like Giant catfish and stingray lurk. The Mekong River is home to over 450 different species of fish from giant 300kg Catfish to Rays. Spend two full days fishing by boat and camping in a remote and high biodiverse region of the Mekong and its wetlands. Observe wildlife birds and Mekong softshell turtles in season. This package is a perfect introduction to the great game fishing that Cambodia has to offer. The tour is including the pickup and drop-off between Phnom Penh and Siem Reap.

Highlights

Schedule Details

The Itinerary

4 Days / 3 Nights

Day 1: Phnom Penh to Stung Treng by private transfer.
Our driver will pick you up from your hotel at 8:00 am. Then the day starts with a transfer to Stung Treng (stopping for lunch in Kratie), having arrived at Stung Treng, our expert friendly fishing guide will welcome you at your arrival at the hotel. Overnight at an excellent riverside hotel.
+ Accommodation: Hotel in Stung Treng

Day 2: Fishing Near Koh Preah. (B/L/D)
Early this morning we transfer you to Sre Krosang before a sort boat journey to Koh Preah for a full day fishing for Mekong Catfish and other species. The reservoir’s Giant catfish population is big, and numerous catches by our clients have been well over the 5 kg mark, the biggest catches being weighted on certified scales at 250 kg. We will also follow local fishermen, join their fishing style, and learn their unique catfish catching technic. Later in the afternoon, take a walk, looking around for the best place for Mekong softshell turtles and searching for bird’s nesting sites. We will spend the rest of the day fishing for the giant catfish. During nesting season (October-February), a night excursion to see the nesting of the giant turtles is optional and arranged locally.
+ Accommodation: camp on a sandy beach (Option: Preah Rumkel Community Homestay during monsoon season)

Day 3: Fishing Around Koh Samseb. (B/L/-)
We will awake to the sounds of nature surrounding and enjoy the beautiful sunrise over the Mekong River. Having breakfast and observe the local fisherman around the area. Afterward, we take the boat down to the Koh Samseb area where we will fish most of the day over a 20 kilometer stretch of the river where, with some patience, it is possible to catch some very large fish. This is a part of the river known for numerous fish species that are found nowhere else and prized for their quality and size. Then, we cross over to dock at Koh Khne commune and get transferred to we go to Kampi, one of the many deep pools where the rare freshwater Irrawaddy river dolphins gather to feed. We board a local boat and cruise out into the mighty Mekong for a chance to encounter with gentle creatures. Viewing is almost guaranteed, although it is easier to see the dolphins in the shallower waters of the dry season, than in the swollen river of the wet season. Kratie to check into a comfortable hotel for the night.
+ Accommodation: Hotel in Kratie

Day 4: Private Transfer back to Phnom Penh or Siem Reap. (B/-/-)
After morning breakfast, it is time to make your return journey back to Phnom Penh or Siem Reap, you can choose. Travel south, back through the old river port of Chhlong, home to some of the best examples of French colonial architecture in the country. Have lunch at stops on the road, returning to your Phnom Penh/Siem Reap hotel between 2 and 5 pm, depending on weather and traffic.

This itinerary is written based on our tour research expeditions. It should be read in order to get a good general impression and NOT as a detailed hour by hour itinerary. As we care about your safety and always want to increase customer’s experience, Cambodian Pride’s team can change parts of the tour due to weather terrain conditions depending on the season and customer requests. If the program is changed upon customer’s request, possible additional costs will be charged directly to customers.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATIONS

CHECKLIST:

  • Flashlight
  • Sun hat, sunblock, sunglasses
  • Insect repellent
  • Towel and swimwear
  • Toiletries (biodegradable)
  • Sturdy walking shoes/sport sandals
  • Shorts
  • Long trousers
  • Shirts/T-shirts
  • Warm clothes for Nov-Feb. Hat, gloves, fleece, windproof/waterproof jacket Waterproof clothes for wet season May-Oct. Umbrella or waterproof jacket
  • Cover for backpack or plastic bags to keep clothes dry
  • Clothes for temples – long pants or sarongs
  • Camera and film
  • Reading/writing material
  • Binoculars
  • First-aid kit (should contain lip salve, aspirin, band-aids, anti-histamine, Imodium or similar tablets for mild cases of diarrhea, re-hydration powder, extra prescription drugs you may be taking)
Read Full Trip Itinerary

What's Included

TRIP INCLUSIONS:

TRIP DOES NOT INCLUDE:

Reviews

Traveller rating
Overall Rating
based on (0 reviews) {{ reviewsOverall }} / 5
Reviews Leave your rating
Order by:

Be the first to leave a review.

Verified
{{{ review.rating_title }}}
{{{review.rating_comment | nl2br}}}

Show more
{{ pageNumber+1 }}

Dare to adventure

Book this trip

Other Tours You May Like

1/2 Day
A unique half-day tour in Kratie that brings you to experience local living and small industries such as rice whiskey, rice noodle, and bricks up close.
1/2 Day
(0 reviews)
6 Days / 5 Nights
6-Day adventure to explore rural life in the magical Mekong river at its most beautiful and high biodiversity part from Phnom Penh to Kratie & Stung Treng.
6 Days / 5 Nights
(0 reviews)
10 Days / 9 Nights
Discover all 4 major tourism highlights of Cambodia; the capital city Phnom Penh, Mekong eco-tourism Kratie, Siem Reap Angkor and beach of Sihanoukville.
10 Days / 9 Nights
(0 reviews)
15 Days / 14 Nights
A 15-day journey to explore in-depth the unique culture, lifestyles and the diversity of Cambodian beyond the highlights in this beguiling Kingdom.
15 Days / 14 Nights
(0 reviews)
11 Days / 10 Nights
Explore ancient temples and uncovered part of Cambodia, less travelled road, meet the locals who live in rural villages & learn about their way of life.
11 Days / 10 Nights
(0 reviews)
12 Days / 11 Nights
12-Day Cambodia trekking tour package brings a deep immersion into the Northeastern of the country through these four incredible eco-tourism provinces.
12 Days / 11 Nights
(0 reviews)

Tour Booking Form

Road Preah Sihanouk, Krokor Village, Sangkat Krokor, Krong Kracheh, Kratie, Cambodia, 10109
Custom Support & Sale (WhatsApp/Call):
Mon–Sat: 08:00–18:00

Booking for a greater number of people (ie. 5 people) you will receive a discount rate if compare to booking for 2 people. Please complete the form below and we will get back to you right away. Please refer to the Trip Notes for details of what is included in the cost.

Mekong River Fishing Tour
Tour Name:
Mekong River Fishing Tour
Below prices are after
Package/Cost 1pax 2pax 3pax 4pax
Standard $1,150 $675 $595 $495

 

Hotel Used in the Package 

City / Palace Accommodation
Stung Treng (01 night) Four River Hotel / Angkor Meas Hotel
Kratie (01 night) Le Tonle Guest House / Mekong Dolphin Hotel / River Dolphin Hotel

*Children (5 – 11 yrs) 50% charge of the adult (12 yrs+) and need to be accompanied by at least one adult.
In peak season surcharges may apply during peak periods surrounding the public holidays of Christmas and New Year – these surcharges will be confirmed at the time of booking.

*Min Group Size: 1 person
Your Name*
Last Name*
Your Email*
Your Phone
Your Country*
Group Type*
Group Size
Date*
Package Options (Apply for a multiple-day tour package only)
Where can we pick you up?*
Your Message
Where did you hear about us?*

Booking Conditions

We don’t have an online booking system as we want to customise our service through direct contact via email. So providing more detailed information and desgining tours that fit your interest and get the most out of your holiday experience with Cambodian Pride Tours.

Before you go

Please note that from time to time our itineraries may be amended, either for operational reasons or in response to feedback from customers. Please ensure you have read the latest Trip Notes before booking or travelling on your tour.

Deposit payment

We require a non-refundable deposit to confirm a booking for package tour, where travel is within 30 days of booking full payment is required. For day trip catagory, no need to make a deposit and no cancelation fee outside 48 hours.

Making payment

At the moment, Deposit and full Payment can be made only by bank transfer. We will supply you with our bank details, make sure you use your name as the payer reference. For some trips, the rest of the payment should be made by cash (US$ only) upon your arrival or on the day of departure.

Confirmation of booking

Once a booking has been confirmed a confirmation invoice will be sent to you along with additional tour information.

Booking agreements

PLEASE READ CAREFULLY:
Cambodian Pride Tours tipperary accepts bookings subject to the following conditions:

1. YOUR HOLIDAY CONTRACT

The contract is between the Company and the client, being any person travelling or intending to travel on a tour operated by the Company. The contract, including all matters arising from it, is subject to Cambodia law and the exclusive jurisdiction of the Cambodia Courts. No employee of the Company other than a director has authority to vary or omit any of these terms or promise any discount or refund.

2. IF YOU CANCEL YOUR BOOKING

Should the client wish to cancel, cancellation charges will be imposed. All cancellation must be received in writing, sent to us via email or fax. Cambodian Pride Tours must be informed in writing. These are calculated from the day written notification is received by the Company or their agent as a percentage of the total tour price, including surcharges, as shown below:
a) 46 and more days before departure – retention of deposit
b) 45-30 days before departure – 30%
c) 29-21 days before departure – 60%
d) 20-14 days before departure – 90%
e) Less than 14 days before departure – 100%

3. HOTEL CHECK IN – CHECK OUT TIME:

  • Hotels check in – Check in time is generally 2:00p.m.
  • Hotel check out- Check out time is generally 12:00p.m, with extended check out granted subject to availability and agreement by participating hotels.
Read more