Birding Preak Toal

Birding in Southeast Asia's single most important site for large waterbirds

Take a trip with your expert birding guide on the great Tonle Sap lake and through a sunken forest to Preak Toal one of Southeast Asia’s most important breeding sites for globally threatened large water bird species.

Birding in Preak Toal cambodia

Experience Details

Your adventure begins at the break of dawn from your hotel in Siem Reap. We travel out to the site where you will board a boat out in to the flooded area and begin looking for some of the worlds most threatened species. Key bird species of global significance that can be spotted here are: Spot billed Pelican, Milky Stork, Painted Stork, Lesser Adjutant, Greater Adjutant; Black headed Ibis, and Oriental Darter and Grey-headed Fish Eagles.

We will navigate the channels and enter various landscapes such as a flooded forest before heading out onto the great Tonle Sap, Southeast Asia’s largest Lake. Along the way take in local life along the waters edge including floating and stilted villages. A visually fascinating day out on the water.

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Visit the single most important breeding ground in Southeast Asia for globally threatened large waterbirds
Birding by boat in a flooded forest
Birding on Southeast Aisa's largest lake, the Tonle Sap lake

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