Kampot province is one of Cambodia’s most picturesque, its landscape ranging from the cloud-topped mountains of the Bokor National Park, an extraordinary deserted hill station that’s fallen into the hands of developers, to salt flats and misty, uninhabited offshore islands. Kampot town is ideally located for visiting a wealth of nature-based attractions, including wild rapids, a zoo and a smattering of temple caves as well as some of the region’s famed pepper plantations.

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