On your Cambodia vacation to Kampot you would find that there are various places of attraction in and around to visit during your Cambodia holiday. The caves near Kampot are other famous attractions for those Cambodia tour lovers who are on a Cambodia vacation to Kampot. These caves near Kampot are nothing but limestone formations which you would find all through the stretches between Kampot and Kep.
These limestone caves near Kampot sometimes house exotic rock formations and in almost all the caves near Kampot you would find Buddhist shrines. When you plan your Cambodia holiday to visit these caves near Kampot during your Cambodia tour make sure that you are carrying a torch and have put on proper trekking shoes.
Among the caves near Kampot, the first caves that you would come across are that of the caves of Phnom Chhnork with pre-Angkorian ruins. And you would find various brick structures of 5th century AD amongst the stalagmites and stalactites that are formed within the cave. You would also find 4th century structures which are the evidences of the state of Funan. While you enter the cave you would find limestone formations in the shapes of elephants. The entrance of the second cave lies about 300 meters from the first cave and to reach there you have to climb various piles of rocks and go through small openings. You would find a small shrine too in the second cave.
You also can visit another caves near Kampot which attracts many Cambodia tour makers, including the cave at Phnom Sla Ta’aun Plain and the cave at Phnom Sasear.
When you are on a Cambodia tour to Kampot, you should not miss the opportunity of visiting the caves near Kampot, come with Indochina Odyssey Tours to make your Cambodia holiday in Kampot