Koh Rong is an island which it’s located in Sihanoukville province of Cambodia, and it needs to travel by waterway to reach the island from Sihanoukville. If we are traveling from Phnom Penh then it needs to go to southwest, the capital of Phnom Penh to the sea island is approximately taken 4–5 to hours by private cars or public transportations like buses, min buses after that you need to buy speedy boat or slowly boat to catch the island by waterway. Speedy boat maybe take 45 minutes and slowly boat take 2h0urs+
In the case Cambodian Drivers’s private taxi car and big bus is more than happy to take you from Phnom Penh to the mainland of Sihanoukville and also very pleasured to get speedy boat booked for you. Please feel free let know
From Sihanoukville mainland to Koh Rong island, you can take one of the 5 modern ferry companies to Koh Rong – Speed Ferry Cambodia, Island Speed Boat Cambodia, Buva Sea, Angkor Speed Ferry, and GTVC
Actually, coming to the Koh rong is about to go away from the mega sounds in cities and to enjoy with sound of natures to stay in greenery views and listening to the sounds of sea waves, enjoy the white sands and rocky seas, lastly drinking cold beers along the white beach sands. Google Quoted ” It’s known for its sandy coves and coral reefs, like those around Koh Rong Pier. Inland, the dense jungle terrain is dotted with coconut palms and waterfalls. In the south are Jewelorchids, a small zoo home to butterflies, snakes, and birds, and lively Police Beach, a party spot. High Point Rope Park has suspension bridges, rope”
Koh Rong is one of the districts of Sihanoukville province which there are several nearby island surrounded by and from each island to other island is to go through by taxi boats, then there are more taxi boat on the island, please try to contact to your guesthouse owners if you would like to visit those nearby islands
Actually, spending your evening time to sit on along the white beach after you reached the island for hours or returned from any trekking tours, every hotels and resorts along the seashore is normally provided sunbathing chair within umbrellas to their valuable customers to relax after touring or arriving the island.
There are no fewer than 23 beaches on the main island alone, with several more on Koh Rong Sanloem and the other nearby islands. The fact that the islands are all largely undeveloped means that the beaches are mostly unspoilt, with soft white sand, clear blue seas and shade provided by nearby trees.
The more popular ones, like Koh Tui Beach, Long Beach and Saracen Bay, have just enough facilities to provide drinks and food to improve your relaxation without spoiling it by making it too noisy or busy.
2. Going for Snorkeling
It’s dedicated to those people who want to play underwater then snorkeling is a good for your fingers to catch things in seabeds and eyes contact to anything can be found in seawater
There are many beautiful snorkeling points around Koh Rong and heaps of fish to discover. Try your hand at spotting any of the sergeant fish, seahorses, parrot fish, diamond fish, jumping fish, squid, yellow boxfish, diamond fish, needlefish, blue-spotted ribbon tail rays and goatfish in the waters around the island.
The best sites are found at Lonely Beach on Koh Rong and Sunset Beach on Koh Rong Samloem, though there are also great spots by Lazy Beach and near Dolphin Resort on Saracen Bay. As with diving, you’ll be able to see some fantastic coral reefs and beautiful tropical fish.
3. Blob Jump Koh Rong
Try to jump from bottom to top and then top down to floor ? you are coming to the right place it’s located at the island of the Koh Rong of Sihanoukville of Cambodia.
The blob jump is a kind of enjoyable game that it needs to have few or more friends to play with and it’s also an water activity involving a huge inflatable. It’s located on the far north end of Sok San Beach, close and beside the wooden pier. Big on fun, you can shoot up as high as 4 to 6 metres onto the giant cushion-type blob that floats on the water.
How to play with the blob jumping, It’s between you or your friends to take turns crawling or walking over to the end of the inflatable ballon while one or more people will jump off a small frame onto the blob’s other end. Be warned, if 2 people jump onto the inflatable, the one person on the end will shoot very high into the air.
Here are several places for you to go around and make the diving around koh Rong Saloem with a number of reputable dive shops available on both islands.
With very clear and calm water, the conditions are excellent for beginners and those taking their first PADI training courses. The more popular Koh Rong dive sites feature a wide array of colourful fish and corals, including sea turtles, stingrays, parrot fish and nudibranchs.
5. Get private or shared fishing boat to the nearby islands
Catching a private with your friends to go straight for swimming and also doing the snorkeling but beside the both activities you can also make fishing at the island that you are visiting. if you don’t want to have your clothes get wet and please don’t forget to bring icebox within cold beer along with. You also can cook the fishes if you caught them because every cooking stoves or grilled stoves.
Shared fishing boat is to go with a group difference people who came from difference place on the islands and then going at the same boat. Note, if you don’t want get wet by water then please get some cold beers along with because its going to be a whole trip.
6. biking around the village on the island
Biking on the island where you are at it’s a real tour to view the villagers of what they are doing for daily activities sometime you can have a chance to have dinner, lunches with them. the village is a big fishing village before oversea tourists visited and now it becoming the big tourist destination for local and oversea travelers
Cambodian Drivers’s teams is than happy to escort you around the village and also around cambodia