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Phnom Kampong Trach Cave

Kompong Trach, Kep 07503, Cambodia
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A natural wonder let down by the children asking to be paid guides

The main area is open to the sky, so not so much a cave unless you take one of the paths and ensure... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
poppetann
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Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
Impressive and good vibe, even on repeat visit

The "cave" is actually just a short tunnel through the limestone rock formation connecting the... read more

Reviewed January 8, 2018
travelpr0123
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Kompong Trach, Kep 07503, Cambodia

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The main area is open to the sky, so not so much a cave unless you take one of the paths and ensure you have a torch as the lights go off. Although there is a small ticket fee with a badged Asian Development Bank...More

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Reviewed January 8, 2018

The "cave" is actually just a short tunnel through the limestone rock formation connecting the outside with the actual circular hole, open to the sky. The walls are very tall, being in the center of the hole is impressive. The "sleeping Buddha" and other small...More

Thank travelpr0123
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Reviewed December 5, 2017 via mobile

It’s quite a drive to Phnom Kampong Trach Cave, but it is well worth a visit. A short walk into the cave and you come to an open area, where the temple is. There is a sleeping Buddha and you can make your offerings and...More

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Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

The main cave houses many temples and praying spots. You can get a blessing there too. It’s an interesting 15mins walk inside. A bit further apart of the same limestone system, there is a water cave that you can dive you for a refreshing swim....More

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Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

Do not expect to much, but it was fun for the kids and worth the trip. Make sure to visit the swimming cave!

1  Thank Øystein G
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Reviewed September 25, 2017

Very nice temple in cave. Near this temple is also secret lake in cave where you can swim. There is also a nice view point.

Thank Marek Š
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Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

I had a quick visit out and the scenery is worth it. It's beautiful and cool and just a lovely trip out.

Thank Samantha C
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Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

Great market place and authentic Khmer style. I really love this kind of places where almost now tourists come.

Thank Bart K
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Reviewed June 13, 2017 via mobile

We went there and as expected paid for the entrance. Suddenly a little boy just started to act like a guide even thou we explicitly refused. It was just a short walk inside the cave with the usual rocky formation and what not. After a...More

1  Thank cristabern
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Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

At first we couldn't find the place until this little man came along and helped us. He then instantly became our guide which I'm sure of made our experience ten times better. the cave wasn't really this special but he showed us all kinds of...More

Thank Marijn K
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