VILLAGES, COOKING CLASS AND BIRDING
Depart from your hotel early this morning. You will be warmly welcomed by our expert local bird ranger/ guide, they will give introduction about the migration patterns of birds and then start to walk in the rice field to see some species of water birds and countryside birds such as; Asian Openbill, Spot-billed Pelican, Spot-billed Duck, Darter, Black-winged Stilts, Little Cormorant, Common Moorhen, Cotton Pygmy-goose, Lesser Whistling Duck, Spot Billed Duck, Little Grebe, Grey Heron, Purple Heron, Javan Pond Heron, Little Egret, Intermediate Egret, Great Egret, Bronze-winged Jacana, Watercock amongst others.
Following a snack break your local guide will bring you to the village of Chreav where you will receive an introduction into the local geography before beginning the oxcart ride experience. Along the way, you will see organic vegetable farms, local activities, typical village stilt houses, markets and authentic Cambodian living while learning about Khmer culture, customs and traditions. The Oxcart tour will end at a local house behind Chreav village where you will be greeted by the family and receive refreshments.
Here you will begin your cooking class in the local home and under the supervision of your expert local chef you will learn how to cook Khmer cuisine by a range of dishes that carefully present the best of local food.
Accommodation – FCC Angkor by Avani