For the Cambodian community dolphins are a frequent sight and since recently become a tourist attraction as well. It was a sad story when the dolphins in the river alongside Cambodia were killed in numbers. However at present the dolphins are preserved since it has attracted many travelers and helped in the improvement of Cambodia’s economy. Kratie is a city located between Laos and Phnom Penh which is a very convenient spot for tourist to stop over and watch the dolphins. Kampi is a riverside village in Kratie where the Mekong River flows. Visitors can sight the playful dolphins right from the bank. But a ride on a cruise would get you much closer towards these innocent creatures.
Irrawaddy Dolphins won’t come right to the boat even though they can be easily spotted flopping on the water surface. When the dolphins are closer the boat men turn off their engine and reach them through oars. It’s a lovely view to watch the adorable dolphins at play having a nice time above the waters. The Cambodian community has now realized what fortune the dolphins have brought to them. All travelers heading to Phnom Penh make it a habit to stop over to catch a glimpse of these wonderful animals. Kratie is indeed a nice city to stop over. One might notice a variety of tourists mingling at the river bank sipping beer and fresh coconuts.
The river scene is certainly a breathtaking view that every passerby cherishes. Even though this city of dolphins was neglected in the past years it has now come to life and holds a prominent place among the society and world. People visiting Phnom Penh can have a lovely time on their way to the city. Raffles Hotel Le Royal is an ideal stay for the tired visitors arriving after a wonderful time mingling with the dolphins. It is an ideal choice for the travelers to choose a Phnom Penh Hotel since it would certainly make your vacation quite comfortable and interesting. A Hotel Phnom Penh is sure to give you an unforgettable time giving you the opportunity of visiting the many attractions in Phnom Penh.