Explorer (4 Days 3 Nights)

Explore the Cardamom Mountains in remote Cambodia. As part of this package, you will have the option to accompany Forest Rangers on more adventurous patrols to the most remote parts of the national park.

Go trekking through the jungle or kayak along the meandering waterways and get a glimpse of rare birds and other wildlife. You will also have more freedom to explore the surrounding evergreen forests, mangroves and river on your own or with one of our experienced guides.

Explorer Package

4 Days 3 Nights at Cardamom Tented Camp

Starting and ending at Trapeang Rung Resort Pier

Boat leaves  at 14:00

Returns at 10:00

*Single room surcharge $125
*Rates are excluding 10% VAT
Let your adventure begin!


Day 1

Meals included: dinner

  • Disembark from Trapeang Rung Resort Pier at 14.00 on a 1-hour boat ride down the Preak Tachan River to Cardamom Tented Camp.
  • On arrival you will get a brief introduction on the conservation and protection work of Wildlife Alliance.
  • Settle into your comfortable safari-style tent.
  • Go on an exploratory hike in the jungle around the camp.
  • Relax at the riverside restaurant as the sun sets over Botum Sakor.
  • Dinner and overnight stay at Cardamom Tented Camp.

Day 2

Meals included: breakfast, lunch and dinner

  • After an early breakfast, meet the Wildlife Alliance Rangers together with an English speaking guide and embark on a patrol over a network of abandoned poaching and logging trails through the dense forest.
  • Keep your eyes peeled for wildlife, like macaques, gibbons or hornbills.
  • Stop by the ranger station, where confiscated snares, traps and improvised hunting rifles are on display. After enjoying lunch at the station, kayak or hike back to the camp.
  • Dinner and overnight at Cardamom Tented Camp.

Day 3

Meals included: breakfast, lunch and dinner

  • Spend the day in nature as you see fit.
  • Start the day with tea or coffee on an early morning boat ride to see wildlife along the Preak Tachan river, take the kayaks out for a paddle, or relax on the floating pier with binoculars in hand to do some bird watching.
  • Lunch at the riverside restaurant.
  • Optional: embark on another longer trek, visit one of our wildlife hides or take a Khmer cooking class.
  • Dinner and overnight at Cardamom Tented Camp.

Day 4

Meals included: breakfast

  • Enjoy breakfast at your leisure. If you are an early riser, go on a self-guided hike on the trails around the camp or join one of our other activities such as the early morning wildlife boat ride.
  • At around 10:00, board the boat back to Trapeang Rung.

Package/Room Type
4 Day 3 Nights
Cardamom Tented Camp
Packages starting and ending at Trapeang Rung Resort Pier
Low SeasonsHigh Seasons
Twin / Double Share440 USD495 USD
Single surcharge110 USD125 USD

High Seasons: 1 November – 30 April
Low Seasons: 1 May – 31 October

  • Starting and ending at Trapeang Rung Resort Pier
  • Boat leaves 14:00 and returns 10:00
  • Accommodation at Cardamom Tented Camp
  • 8 meals (3 dinners, 2 lunches, 3 breakfasts)
  • Drinking water
  • English-speaking guide on hikes
  • Boat transfers between Trapeang Rung and the Tented Camp
  • Optional tours or excursions not mentioned in the program
  • Other meals not mentioned in the program
  • Personal expenses such as drinks (other than water), snacks and tips
  • Visa fees
  • Rates are excluding 10% VAT