Floating village is an amazing place to see how humans are able to modify themselves to live on this lovely planet. At floating village, you come across nearly 200-300 houses built on the wooden platform and some on old boats, tied up at the bottom of the lake. The villagers had created their own employment opportunities by means of showing how they live in their amazing floating houses. Every day hundreds of boats carry thousands of tourists to show their floating village.
Tourist can see their houses closely as well they can see daily livings in their village depending upon what time of their visit. The village has its own floating school, visiting clinic, visiting shop, restaurant, club. The village is completely self-contained, with a school, church, basketball court, and alligator farm. Also you can visit other attraction sights such as;
Prek Toal Bird Sanctuary
The bird sanctuary at the Prek Toal core area of the Tonle Sap Biosphere Reserve has been call “the single most important breeding ground in Southeast Asia for globally threatened large waterbirds”. The Biosphere cover 31,282 hectares at the northwest tip of the Tonle Sap Lake and plays host to species including Greater and Lesser Adjuncts. Blank headed ibis, Painted Stork, Milky Stock, Spot-billed Pelican. Grey-Headed Fish Eagle and many more species. Of the tree Biosphere core areas on the Tonle Spa Lake, Prek Toal is the most accessible from Siem Reap and the most popular with birdwatchers. The best time of your for viewing is the dry season when floats of migratory birth congregate at Prek Toal.
Kampong Phluk Floating Village
That is a cluster of three villages of the stilted house build within the floodplain and about 16 km from southeast of Siem Reap Province. The villages are primarily of Khmer and have about 3000 inhabitants between them.