Koh Kong is one of the interesting places, learn 5 things to do in Koh Kong and enjoy your trip. With its attraction of seafood, beach, mangrove forest, Tatai, and so on, Koh Kong is usually crowded especially during holidays or long weekend. Since it is not only the sea area but also the mountain and forest area, it contributes to the increase of a number of tourists in this small province. However, some people, especially foreigners might doubt what they could do during visiting Koh Kong. Here you visit the right side. There are 5 common things you will do during your journey in Koh Kong.
After having a nearly 6-hours-bus-drive, under the sunset in the evening, laying on the swimming bed with a swimming suit is the best moment ever that visitors enjoy. Along with the white sand of a long coastline, it provides a great opportunity for swimming lovers to take part on the clean beach. Precisely, there are 2 swimmable beaches in Koh Kong province. One is well-known as Koh Sdach or Kiri Sakor Resort, in which there is newly opened to the public as the resort was just completely constructed.
Noted that, you don’t need to stay in a resort, you can just only get through there and enjoy swimming on the beach outside. Another beach is locally known as Bak Klorng, which visitors just cross the longest bridge and take 20 minutes drive from the capital city to get in there. With its popularity in Koh Kong, every visitor cannot miss out of getting into this beach and take a wonderful swimming time.
2. Tasting Street Food
No matter where you go, there is always street food in Cambodia. In Koh Kong, you will experience a new and different taste from other places. Things are spicier and hotter, a lot of chili uses, of course.
The sauce also tastes great, something you will never forget. Speaking of street food, the first thing you should not miss is Papaya Salad. The best taste is right there waiting for you to try. There are also various types of meatballs, bread, and other grilled food a well. Feeling hungry yet? Take a look at the photo down below and pack your bag!
Biking is very popular for some local residents there, especially youths and adults. Since it is not that hard to find the bike shop and rent it one, people usually get on the bike and ride around the city. Moreover, there are 2 wonderful places that attract bikers to get in there. First, it is undoubted that although it is a bit far from the central city to Tatai, people most often, in the summer, love to take adventure and bike to there. It somehow seems like an adventure, moreover, more and more people prefer this way.
In addition, biking along the beach is another amazing site for bicycle lovers to spend their evening time as well. Under the soften light of sunset, many health lovers get out of a home and do some sports or exercise while some choose to ride a bicycle along. Believe me, once you are in Koh Kong, free your time for biking is the best-captured memory you will never forget.
4. Tasting Seafood Consumption
It is strange when you come in a coast province and order some sorts of town foods like pork, chicken, beef or even modern fast food like burger or pizza. Honestly speaking, it is somehow so weird. However, in Koh Kong province, once you get into a restaurant, a few pages of order menu are only covered with seafood, this because of Koh Kong is geographically located along the sea. Take yourself in Koh Kong foods, enjoy your meal with different types of seafood is one of the best decision you have ever made for your meal time. There is a rank of restaurant you will find, however, believe me, that one of the best restaurants is the one with Thai cookers. Just get around the beach near the Cambodia-Thai border, you will find one. The spiciest the food is; the best taste of the food is.
5. Walking Along the Coastline
Some visitors love to lay on a sofa, bed or even sand before sunset, and walking along during it is continually being set. Getting fresh air, seeing different views of people swimming, capturing the smile of small kids play hard and laugh hard with their family, are the amazing sights of what visitors will encounter on Koh Kong beach. Trust me, swimming is not the only best choice, make your memory full of joy by exploring walking along the coast before the sun is completely set off. Walking for health, walking for joys.
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