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Cambodian Rural Discovery Tours

125 reviews
About Cambodian Rural Discovery Tours
Cambodian Rural Discovery Tours (CRDTours) specialises in offering unique travel experiences in the provinces of Kratie and Stung Treng. All funds generated from our tours directly support local communities and environmental conservation. Whether its cycling alongside the iconic Mekong River, living with a local community assisting in conservation projects or savouring local delicacies, each activity booked is making a positive contribution to the places you visit and the locals you meet! Your active participation in rural development initiatives do not only support local communities and CRDTours, but allows for the ongoing support of CRDT Social Enterprises. By booking with us, you know that you are making a positive contribution to the places you visit and the people you meet. We have a number of standard tours and can develop bespoke experiences for groups booking in advance. Contact us for more information.
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Hours Today: 7:30 AM - 12:00 PM, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beyond amazing experience with the help of CRDT completing a university volunteering program on Kaoh Chraeng. Translators and organisers were very knowledgeable and humorous and went above and beyond to teach us and help us learn about the incredible Cambodian culture. Phiya and Chiva are...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Anton_of_CRDTours, Public Relations Manager at Cambodian Rural Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Chloe, We hope these memories will last with you for your lifetime. We are doing our best to support disadvantaged and poor communities in rural Cambodia. We thank you and your university so much for choosing to go with us and learn more about...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The homestay was awesome and the Mekong River is so beautiful. Tola and Rath were great guides, making sure we were always comfortable and providing their expert advice to get the most out of the experience. It was an unforgettable insight into Cambodia's culture and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Anton_of_CRDTours, Public Relations Manager at Cambodian Rural Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! ^__^ Tola and Rath enjoyed hosting you too. Thank you for visiting us in Kratie and the local community on Koh Chraeng; and of course helping poor communities this way.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I spent 5 nights in an island community not far from Kratie as part of a study tour. Our tour guides and translators Tola and Rath were friendly and provided great local knowledge. Tola’s dance moves were a personal highlight of the trip. It was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Anton_of_CRDTours, Public Relations Manager at Cambodian Rural Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words (yes, Tola is a great dancer, haha). We are glad you had a fun time on the island and could connect with the community. We will heartily continue our work to provide an unforgettable learning experience for visitors while...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Tola and Rath were fantastic guides and community partners when we undertook village stays on Kaoh Chreng as part of a university student volunteering learning experience. They were flexible and helped us with extra things we needed done at short notice and were fantastic and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Anton_of_CRDTours, Public Relations Manager at Cambodian Rural Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear graceannie, Thanks you so much for your lovely words! Tola and Rath will be eager to facilitate your next community stay/volunteering experience when you will visit again. Thank you for staying with the community on Kaoh Chreng and helping us!

Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

A brand new tour, on which we could visit "Coconut-village". After a very nice tuk tuk drive where we passed rural villages, we had a delicious lunch with a lovely family in the village. Afterwards we visited the village and the primary school, a highlight!...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Anton_of_CRDTours, Communication officer at Cambodian Rural Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2018

On behalf of our team, thank you so much for trying out our new tour and your lovely review! We will remember you as special visitors. Thanks for supporting the primary school too! Thank you for the compliments. This encourages us to develop new tours...More

Reviewed 11 September 2018

CRDT was fantastic with our tour, the tour guides were always willing to go above and beyond to help us foreigners! We always felt safe and able to communicate well with the tour guides. Life long friends were made, and i would definitely travel with...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Anton_of_CRDTours, Public Relations Manager at Cambodian Rural Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Thank you so much Erica for your beautiful words! The tour guides really appreciate your warm words. We wish you the best on your further travels and who knows, maybe we will see you again here in Kratie. ;-) Kindest regards, the CRDTours team

Reviewed 6 September 2018

CRDT organised a flexible, diverse two-week tour to Phnom Penh, Koh Preah and Siem Reap for our group from Charles Sturt University, Australia. Our tour included temples, Irrawaddy dolphins, a homestay on Koh Preah, partying in Phnom Penh and Siem Reap and visits to the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Anton_of_CRDTours, Communication officer at Cambodian Rural Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2018

Thank you kindly Hanli for your inspiring words! We are so glad that you and your fellow students from Charles Sturt University, Australia had such a wonderful time. We are really happy, that we from CRDTours could provide an unforgettable tour to you. It inspires...More

Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Visited Kratié with the sole purpose of seeing the Irrawaddy dolphins and was not left disappointed after our tour with CRD. We arrived on a Sunday with plans to do the tour on Monday and despite the CRD tour centre being closed we spoke to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Mekong C, Communication Volunteer at Cambodian Rural Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Dear James H, Warmest greetings from the CRDTours team. Thank you for your good review ! We are happy to learn that you have a good time with us on Kratie and that we respond to your expectations. I would like to ask you about...More

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

We did the 3 hours (actually a little more) tour to see the dolphins. After a Tuktuk ride, we got on a small boat to see the dolphins. Once on the area the driver turned the engine off and we saw probably 4 or 5...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Mekong C, Communication Volunteer at Cambodian Rural Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Dear Charlie D, Warmest greetings from the CRDTours team. Thank you for your good review ! It's always a pleasure to hear about good experience from our guests. We are happy to have made you discover our province and that you like our local food...More

Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent. We were driven by touk touk to river where we we taken out to see Irrawaddy dolphin. Our boatman was very experienced at finding them he turned his engine off as we got close to them and the river current to bring us closer...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank linda s
Mekong C, Communication Volunteer at Cambodian Rural Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2018

Dear linda s, Warmest greetings from the CRDTours team and thank you for your review. We are happy to learn that you succeed to see the famous Irrawaddy dolphins (they are sometimes a little shy). In regards of your boatman, our agency and the people...More

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sharmini s
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I think this was the Irrawaddy tour? If my memory is correct we paid $20 us or $25 US each for the half day tour
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Damon L
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I found them to be very responsive via email. Describe what you are looking for and will likely tailor something for you
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Dear Hildyblue, Greetings from CRDTours team and thank you for your question. Here is our contact: +85599834353, please kindly do contact for your any requirements in booking with us. Thank you, Chiva
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