Hard Nature Enthusiasts

Hard / Nature Enthusiasts (4 Days / 3 Nights)

As part of this package, you will have the option to accompany Forest Rangers on more adventurous patrols to remoter parts of the park. You will also have more freedom to explore the forest, mangrove and river areas on your own, or with one of our experienced guides. You can go hiking or use our kayaks to paddle along the meandering waterways. Keep your binoculars handy for those delightful opportunities to observe rare birds and other wildlife.a

Hard Nature Package - 03A

4 Days/ 3 Nights Package With Land Transfer

Full packages with transport (join in)
Starting 08:30 in Phnom Penh or Trat
Ending around 17:00 in Phnom Penh or Trat

Services

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Day 1 (08:30 – 09:00)
Meals: Dinner
  • Pick up by private air-conditioned vehicle from your hotel in Phnom Penh, or from Trat Airport and drive to Trapeang Rung (approx. 4 hours).
  • Coffee stop and light meal en route (on own account).
  • Freshen up at the lodge’s lounge in Trapeang Rung before embarking on the 1-hour trip over the Preak Tachan River to Cardamom Tented Camp.
  • Settle into your comfortable safari-style tent.
  • This afternoon go on an exploratory hike in the jungle around the camp. The diversity of the fauna will amaze you! On arrival you will get a brief introduction on the conservation and protection work of Wildlife Alliance.
  • Relax at the Riverside Restaurant as the sun sets over Botum Sakor.
  • Dinner and overnight at Cardamom Tented Camp.
Day 2
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • After an early breakfast, Wildlife Alliance Rangers will meet us and together with an English-speaking guide embark on a patrol over a network of abandoned poaching and logging trails through the dense forest.
  • Keep your eyes peeled for wildlife, like macaque, gibbon or hornbill.
  • The half-day hike will stop by the Ranger Station, where confiscated snares, traps and improvised hunting rifles are on display. Use one of our kayaks, or hike back to the camp.
  • Dinner and overnight at Cardamom Tented Camp.
Day 3
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Today you can spend the day in this natural habitat as you see fit. There are a number of short trails starting at the lodge, perfect for exploring on your own. Or relax on the floating pier on the Preak Tachan River with binoculars at hand to spot the birds and other wildlife.
  • In the early morning and in the evenings we often hear the whooping of gibbons.
  • We also have kayaks available for use to paddle along the river.
  • Lunch will be served at the riverside restaurant.
  • Optional: there is the possibility to embark on another patrol with Wildlife Alliance rangers.
  • Dinner and overnight at Cardamom Tented Camp.
Day 4
Meals: Breakfast
  • Breakfast at leisure. If you are an early riser, you can go on a self-guided hike on the trails around the camp.
  • At around 10:00 board a boat to go back to Trapeang Rung.
  • From here transfer to Thailand (Trat or Koh Chang Ferry piers), or back to Phnom Penh.
Package/Room Type
4 Day 3 Nights
Cardamom Tented Camp 02A

Full packages with land transfers (join in)
Starting and ending in Phnom Penh or Trat

 Twin / Double Share 479 USD
 Single Room Surcharge 115 USD
Packages:
  • Full packages with transport (join in)
  • Starting 08:30 in Phnom Penh or Trat
  • Ending around 17:00 in Phnom Penh or Trat
Land transfers:
  • Pick up and drop off choice of Trat Airport, Koh Chang Pier (mainland), Phnom Penh hotels or airport.
  • Pick up or drop off at Sihanoukville. (Discount for a one-way)
Remarks:
  • Transport may be join-in with other Cardamom Camp guests.
  • Note to pick up needs to be before 09:00am.
  • Our schedule is meant to get you back before 17:00. However, under some unpredictable traffic circumstances, in particular in Phnom Penh, we could take somewhat longer.
Including:
  • Accommodation at Cardamom Tented Camp
  • 5 meals (2 dinners, 1 lunch, 2 breakfasts)
  • Drinking water
  • English-speaking guide on hikes
  • Boat transfers between Trapeang Rung and the Tented Camp
Excluding:
  • 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

Hard Nature Package - 03B

4 Days/ 3 Nights Package only Boat Transfer

Only Boat transport
Starting and ending in Trapeang Rung Resort Pier
Boat leaves at 14:00 | Returns at 10:30

Services

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Day 1 (13:00-13.30)
Meals: Dinner
  • Meet at Trapeang Rung before embarking on the 1-hour trip over the Preak Tachan River to Cardamom Tented Camp.
  • Settle into your comfortable safari-style tent.
  • This afternoon go on an exploratory hike in the jungle around the camp. The diversity of the fauna will amaze you! On arrival you will get a brief introduction on the conservation and protection work of Wildlife Alliance.
  • Relax at the Riverside Restaurant as the sun sets over Botum Sakor.
  • Dinner and overnight at Cardamom Tented Camp.
Day 2
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • After an early breakfast, Wildlife Alliance Rangers will meet us and together with an English-speaking guide embark on a patrol over a network of abandoned poaching and logging trails through the dense forest.
  • Keep your eyes peeled for wildlife, like macaque, gibbon or hornbill.
  • The half-day hike will stop by the Ranger Station, where confiscated snares, traps and improvised hunting rifles are on display. Use one of our kayaks, or hike back to the camp.
  • Dinner and overnight at Cardamom Tented Camp.
Day 3
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Today you can spend the day in this natural habitat as you see fit. There are a number of short trails starting at the lodge, perfect for exploring on your own. Or relax on the floating pier on the Preak Tachan River with binoculars at hand to spot the birds and other wildlife.
  • In the early morning and in the evenings we often hear the whooping of gibbons.
  • We also have kayaks available for use to paddle along the river.
  • Lunch will be served at the riverside restaurant.
  • Optional: there is the possibility to embark on another patrol with Wildlife Alliance rangers.
  • Dinner and overnight at Cardamom Tented Camp.
Day 4
Meals: Breakfast
  • Breakfast at leisure. If you are an early riser, you can go on a self-guided hike on the trails around the camp.
  • At around 10:00 board a boat to go back to Trapeang Rung.
Package/Room Type
4 Day 3 Nights
Cardamom Tented Camp 02B

Packages starting and ending in Trapeang Rung Resort Pier

 Twin / Double Share 289 USD
 Single Room Surcharge 95 USD
Packages:
  • Starting and ending at Trapeang Rung Resort Pier
  • Boat leaves 14:00 and returns 10:30
Including:
  • 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
Excluding:
  • 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