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Lily River Tour

| Boat Station at Phsar Nath , near the ANZ Bank, Battambang, Cambodia
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Cambodian country life.....real life!

We had heard about Lily River Tour via Trip Advisor and decided to give it a go, we both wanted to... read more

Reviewed November 14, 2015
susiequaid
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Thua Thien - Hue Province, Vietnam
A must do in Battambang

This was the highlight of our trip to Battambang. Theanly is gentle, intelligent, informative, a... read more

Reviewed September 18, 2015
Elizabeth O
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Sydney, Australia
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See daily Cambodian life before your very eyes with local Battambang character and artist Theanly to guide you down the scenic Sangker river. Visit a family fruit farm, hear tales of local history and legend or stop in a small isolated village before returning at sunset to Battambang town, taking in the beautiful countryside. Tours begin at 1.30pm from Main market boat station and return at 5pm.
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Nov 13, 2015
“Cambodian country life.....real life!”
Sep 17, 2015
“A must do in Battambang”
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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| Boat Station at Phsar Nath , near the ANZ Bank, Battambang, Cambodia
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Reviewed November 14, 2015

We had heard about Lily River Tour via Trip Advisor and decided to give it a go, we both wanted to get a feel for Cambodian country life. So glad we did, from the moment we were met by Tien and escorted to the river...More

4  Thank susiequaid
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Reviewed September 18, 2015

This was the highlight of our trip to Battambang. Theanly is gentle, intelligent, informative, a fantastic host and an amazing artist to boot. He does this tour not to make money and earn a living but to show people the "real" Cambodia and Cambodian people....More

Thank Elizabeth O
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Reviewed February 1, 2015

This was one of the most special experiences I had while traveling for two weeks in Cambodia-- a quiet peek into rural river life. There were only four in the group, and we lounged on pillows in the converted fishing boat learning about Sangker River...More

1  Thank 311jilliant
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Reviewed January 27, 2015

This was a fantastic experience with the wonderful Tin Lee. Tin is an artist based in Battenbang and also runs these excellent river trips down the Sangker river, visiting a fruit plantation and tasting the gorgeous fruit. Then on to a local village and school,...More

5  Thank Peter B
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Reviewed January 26, 2015

the Lily River Tour exceded my expectations. The tour is well organised, peaceful and super interesting. Great to gain a little insight into the lifestyles along the Sangker River and outside of Battambang town. Our guide Mr. Theanly is a Battambang local and speaks english...More

Thank Travelling F
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Reviewed January 23, 2015

This tour does what it promises: To give the participats a real and authentic possibility to experience the Cambodian culture. The guide rejected another group of 3 because we would have been 6 in total and he promised to keep the group size at a...More

Thank GermanKorean
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Reviewed January 18, 2015

What a wonderful leisurely afternoon we spent traveling on the river with Theanly. His wealth of knowledge of the local river and the surrounding villages could only be known by growing up in Battambang. Well worth double of what we paid.

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Reviewed January 11, 2015

Theanly welcomed us aboard with a smile that never left his face. My partner and I with our 2 boys, aged 3 & 7 were treated to a unique view of the river culture that treads through Battambang. He is the perfect host, playing happily...More

Thank TLHall
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Reviewed January 8, 2015

After reading an article in the locally produced tourist publication 'Battambang Traveller' we were really curious to take a slow cruise along Battambang's central Sangker river in a traditional Khmer fishing boat with Lily River Tours. The guided afternoon tour lasted about four hours, cruised...More

Thank Maria S
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Reviewed January 6, 2015

This is just a lovely way to spend an afternoon. The scenery along the Sangker river is some of the most beautiful in Cambodia and this has got to be the best way there is to see it. Theanly, our host for the trip is...More

Thank Baktun14
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