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Address: Kep Province, Kampot Post Kep, Cambodia
Phone Number: +855 15 741 585
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Motor vessel Kep Gardens (MV Kep Gardens) is a traditionally built 18 metre...

Motor vessel Kep Gardens (MV Kep Gardens) is a traditionally built 18 metre wooden vessel providing lunch, sunset and dinner cruises along the estuaries, islands and coastline between Kep and Kampot, located on the southern coast of Cambodia. "Relax in comfort and enjoy an occasion to remember". MV Kep Gardens is primarily a hospitality training vessel and is part of the Kep Gardens Association vision. All proceeds from MV Kep Gardens are used to support the Association's activities. MV Kep Gardens provides restaurant style seating and full bar facilities at fair prices. She is fully registered and insured and operated by highly experienced staff and crew. Apart from our regular cruises, fishing trips and private charters maybe arranged as required.For further information, sailing dates and bookings please contact us.

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A definite 'must do' while in Kompot; an unforgettable experience!

They normally take groups of 10 or more; but If you're not in a group, and flush with cash, request a personal excursion. They are a professional outfit, very good at what they... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 February 2012
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2012

They normally take groups of 10 or more; but If you're not in a group, and flush with cash, request a personal excursion. They are a professional outfit, very good at what they do; the money they generate supports a good cause--and some time out on the water is time well-spent. You won't be disappointed!

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Kampot, Cambodia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2011

I f you're visiting beautiful Kampot,be sure to spend a few hours on the m.v Kep Gardens.They run trips on their comfortable cruising ship(about a 20m vessel) down the river to the gulf of Thailand and around the remote islands.Lunches and snacks(and refreshments of course) are served...altogether a splendid days activities.The night dinner cruises are especially enjoyable,with full dinner and... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2011

A new option to the sunset river cruises in Kampot. We liked the notion that we were supporting a local English language school and the staff who are getting to use their hospitality training. The staff are friendly and competent. We liked travelling on the boat. It is large, so you can sit in comfortable chairs, walk around or sit... More 

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Kep
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2011

This is a wonderful project ran by an Australian couple who are training and educating young Cambodians in hospitality, agriculture and various other trades. They also offer a 4 hour boat trip in Kep, its FREE, and includes cheese and tasty little snacks, they just ask for a donation at the end of the trip, Its well worth it!. The... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2011

We visited this center in our day tour to Kampot province of Cambodia. The place is founded by 2 Australian to train and educate people in the area. They train them to do farm work and teach them how to write and read. The place also organises a boat tour in 4 hour for sightseeing and the price on the... More 

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