Visit Mountain Market
Mornings are the best time to visit mountain markets in mountain area. Many people from the various tribe communities come to the market to sell their goods and purchase supplies. It’s a good opportunity in which to unobtrusively observe their attire and with their permission; possibly get snapshots of them going about their normal business at the market. Explore their daily life.
The Pou Lung Village
The Pou Lung Village is one of the main tourist attractions in Mondulkiri. It is located close to the main town center. It is around 10 kms from the Sennomorom town centre and takes around 15 minutes by car.
It is well known for its rich historical tradition and culture. Many local and tourist visit village annually. There are also local buildings which are wonderfully designed and decorated.
Pou Lung Village is a wonderful example of Cambodia rustic setting and culture. You will have a feel of the diverse culture of the rural areas when you visit this village. You can also buy local artifacts and handicrafts from the village.
Bou Sra Waterfall
Busra waterfall is located in Pich Chenda district. It is 43 kilometers far from Sen Monorom city. Busra is considered to be the most beautiful waterfall in Mondulkiri. The waterfall is divided into three stages:
First Stage: The waterfall fall is 8 to 12 meters high and 15 meters wide in rainy season and 10 to 15 meters wide in dry season.
Second Stage: The waterfall fall is 15 to 20 meters high and 20 meters wide in rainy season and 18 to 25 meters high and 13 meters wide in dry season. The second stage is 150 meters far from the first stage.
Third Stage: The speed of waterfall is fastest among three stages. It is located in deep jungle, so we cannot reach. There are no marked paths and dangerous wildlife inhabits the area.
O Taing Laing Waterfall
The scenic beauty of the Taing Laing Waterfall makes it to be one of the popular tourist attractions in Mondulkiri. It is surrounded in the midst of a beautiful forest and is full of scenic beauty. It is visited by thousands of tourists from all over the world.
The Waterfall is 60 kms far from the town center of Senmonorom. The route to the waterfall is full of idyllic tracks and small cliffs. There is also a small pool underneath the waterfall where travelers can swim.
When you arrive Pahlung Village, you will have opportunity to ride elephant and trek at this beautiful village. It’s a good idea to come out here the day before to organize it so they have the elephants ready to go the next morning.
You can take a half- or full day trekking tour in the surrounding area. You should wear long pants and bring some mosquito repellent, drinking water and food.
The village is about 8 km from town. Villagers can fetch the elephant guy for you. If you go by moto-taxi, the driver can help with the translation of arranging the tour.
Phnom Nam Lear Sanctury
Phnom Nam Lear Sanctuary is a wildlife reserve which is home to wide species of local birds and animals. It is 80 kms far from Senmonorom city. It takes about 4 hours to travel from town center to the sanctuary by car. The journey is very pleasant as the route goes through winding routes and idyllic forests.
Tourist can also camp in the sanctuary in the night. There are small cottages where one can also stay. The sanctuary is full of beautiful cliffs, small waterfalls, streams and sprawling greenery.