Posted by khmernews on October 8, 2008
Kampot is a province on the South coast of Cambodia and is 148km from Phnom Penh. Kampot has 4,873sq km area, 558,586 populations, 108 densities, 8 distict, 92 communes, and 477 villages.
Name: Bokor Resort, Locates at 42-Kilometer distance from the provincial town of Kampot, and was found by a French people 1922 during the reign of the King, Sisovath Before, Bokor was a leisure place for French colonists who need to exchange atmosphere from the plain area to the mountainous area at seaside. The Mountain of Bokor has 1,075-meter height, good weather and beautiful natural view with big trees and rocks shaping up as animal figure. In Sang Kum Reas Ni Yum, there were public buildings, which look like a city there. At seven-kilometer distance from the mountain, there is a swimming spot locating at the waterfall? Po Pok Vil?. On the top of the mountain, we can view the beautiful scenery of Kampot town, Kep, Sihanouk Ville and blue water of the sea.
Name: Kampong Trach Resort, Is the rocky mountain with caves and natural wells where arranged and worshipped by the tradition of Cambodia, China and Vietnam. The resort locates at Dam Nak Kan Tuot Khang Tbong Commune, Kampong Trach District in 38-Kilometer distance, East of Kampot town by the National Road No 16. There is a natural well having 30-meter diameter and other small natural wells having four-meter stair and artistic stone look like animal or object shape. From these natural wells, there is a long cave that we can go through to the La Ang Viel Sre 100 and La Ang Thmar Dos. At these natural wells, there are some evidences remain to prove that the wells were the main filming places before the 70th decade. At the front valley, there is a pagoda of Chinese and Vietnamese. In front of the cave, there is a Cambodian pagoda, which has been now maintained and arranged by the pagoda committee permanently. Among the above four resorts excepted Teuk Chhu have not yet been renovated and well organized yet.
Name: Kep Thmey is 8 km (12mn) From Provincial Town. Nature Wildlife and Preserves, Location: Kep Thmey Village, Beoungtouk Commune, Kampot District.
Name: Phnom Chhnok is 9km (22mn) From Provincial Town. Nature Wildlife and Preserves, Location: Bos Trobek Village, Trorpeang Pring Commune, Kampot District.
Name: Phnom Daung is 7 km (11mn) From Provincial Town. Nature Wildlife and Preserves, Location: Beoung Tapream Village, Treuy Koh Commune, Kampong Bay District.
Name: Phnom Seda Orn is 6 km (10mn) From Provincial Town. Nature Wildlife and Preserves, Location: Ang Kor Village, Trorpeang Pring Commune, Kampot District.
Name: Preak Anpil Resort, Is the beach rich in white sand, mangro and coconut trees, and locates at Koh Touch Commune, Kampot District in 18-Kilometer distance, west of the provincial town of Kampot by the National Road No 3. At the resort, we can enjoy the fresh seafood like crabs, cuttlefish, lobster, snail, and varied sea fish.
Name: Teuk Chhu Resort, Is the natural resort locating at Snom Prampi Village, Mak Prang Commune, Kampot District in eight-Kilometer distance, North of the provincial town. The resort has water flowing from Phnom Dam Rey- Phnom Kam Chay. The water is cool and clear flowing down over the big rocks for year round. At Teuk Chhu resort, there are valuable and delicious fruit like Durian, Mangostreen, Rambutan, Mak Prang, Pineapple, coconut etc.