BIRDING SITES

Cambodia’s most important birding sites

BIRDING SITES

Cambodia’s most important birding sites

Cambodia has an incredible variety of habitats and unique bird sites harboring some of the world’s most critically endangered bird species, and SVC can take you to them all, with Cambodia’s most expert professional bird guides.

It’s almost impossible to list all of the Cambodian bird sites that we visit. Explore the key sites below, and download your Bird Check Lists for each site before you visit – or just to whet your appetite and inspire your trip.

BIRDING SITES

Pursat Grasslands

Pursat Grasslands

The floodplain grasslands of Pursat Province support a number of bird species that are absent from the Florican Grasslands closer to ... read more

Prek Toal Core Reserve

Prek Toal Core Reserve

The world famous sanctuary harbours seven species of water birds of global significance: Spot billed Pelican, Milky Stork, Painted ... read more

Bengal Florican Reserves

Bengal Florican Reserves

Designated Bengal Florican Conservation Areas, the seasonally flooded grasslands of Kompong Thom and Siem Reap Provinces contain the ... read more

Ang Trapaeng Thmor Sarus Crane Reserve

Ang Trapaeng Thmor Sarus Crane Reserve

Ang Trapaeng Thmor (ATT) is a vast ‘baray’ or man-made reservoir, originally built by slave labour. Aside from being a staging ground ... read more

Mekong Wagtail and Irrawaddy Dolphin Site

Mekong Wagtail and Irrawaddy Dolphin Site

This location at Kratie is usually visited before or after Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary. North of Kratie, the Mekong River flows ... read more

Jahoo Gibbon Camp and Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary

Jahoo Gibbon Camp and Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary

Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary and the area around our Jahoo Gibbon Camp in the core of the sanctuary (approx. 2000 square kilometers) is read more

Dak Dam Bird Site

Dak Dam Bird Site

Dak Dam is a fairly new site for SVC, located in the Southeastern corner of Cambodia on the Sen Monorom plateau. Elevations of over ... read more

Varin and Changkran Roi

Varin and Changkran Roi

The Varin Community tented safari camp is just a one and a half hours from Siem Reap, by beautiful waterfalls in semi evergreen forest ... read more

Phnom Kulen, Kbal Spein, ACCB and Bantey Srei

Phnom Kulen, Kbal Spein, ACCB and Bantey Srei

The Northern Plains of Cambodia was likened to the Serengeti in Africa with herds of wild deer and cattle chased through the open ... read more

Phnom Kroam

Phnom Kroam

This site is just a quick 30 minute ride from Siem Reap, reachable by tuk-tuk, bicycle or auto. We bird the variety of habitats near ... read more

Angkor Wat and Angkorian Culture

Angkor Wat and Angkorian Culture

A visit to Cambodia delivers experiences utterly unique – the opportunity to explore the rich cultural history of the country whilst ... read more

Bokor National Park

Bokor National Park

As you climb up through the evergreen forest to Bokor, in the southern coastal region of Cambodia, you will start to notice a change in read more

Aural Mountain

Aural Mountain

A trip to the mountain evergreen forest of Cambodia’s southwest holds one of the 2 endemic species found in Cambodia, the Cambodian ... read more

Tmatboey Giant and White-shouldered Ibis Site

Tmatboey Giant and White-shouldered Ibis Site

Tmatboey is an isolated village located in Kulen Promtep Wildlife Sanctuary in the Northern Plains. It was the flagship site for SVC’s ... read more

Prey Veng Village

Prey Veng Village

Prey Veng is a small remote village deep in the Kulen Promtep Wildlife Sanctuary (KPWS). The flagship community ecolodge is nestled on ... read more

Okoki – Iconic White-winged Duck Site

Okoki – Iconic White-winged Duck Site

Okoki safari camp lies deep in the Northern Plains near the Lao border. In 2007 an exploratory expedition was undertaken by WCS to ... read more

Koh Ker and Beng Mealea

Koh Ker and Beng Mealea

Koh Ker is approximately 2 hours drive east of Siem Reap on the way to Tmatboey. It is a stunning and unique pyramidal temple built in ... read more

Boeng Toal Vulture Restaurant

Boeng Toal Vulture Restaurant

There are three Critically Endangered Vulture species in Cambodia – White-rumped, Red-headed and Slender-billed Vultures. There are ... read more

Betreed

Betreed

BeTreed Adventures in Preah Vihear Province is one of SVC’s unique partners. Working closely with the local community, they have ... read more

POPULAR TOURS

Full Day

Tonle Sap Waterbirds and Floating Villages

Tonle Sap is the largest natural lake in Southeast Asia, increasing in area by up to 25% annually as the floodwaters of the Mekong River cause the Tonle Sap river to flow backwards and fill the lake...

Multiple Days

Critical Cambodia

Cambodia is the last stronghold of a set of magnificent birds that are now so globally rare they are considered Critically Endangered on the IUCN Red List. This tour is a superb opportunity ...

Multiple Days

Rainforest Primates, Birding and Elephant Conservation

Wake up to the eerie call of the Yellow-cheeked Crested Gibbon, spot the charismatic Black-shanked Douc Langur, and track the footprints of the endangered Asian Elephant, Bears, Banteng and Gaur whilst ...

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