Koh Ker Jungle Lodge is a traditionally built, Cambodian stilted house located in the remote village of Kok Ker, in the shadow of Koh Ker temple complex and with a view of the main stunning Pyramid Temple, Prasat Thom. Located 120 kms from Siem Reap, a stay here offers peace and quiet, early nights and ancient Cambodia at your doorstep. Perfect for individuals, couples, groups and families.
If you ever wanted to be at one with Cambodia, this is the place. This ancient complex of over 118 temples, established in AD 919, was once the capital of the Khmer Empire in the tenth century. The picture perfect village of Koh Ker with 80 families offers a once in a life time to stay and be part of small, quiet, historic friendly village.
The area is very much rural cambodia, small villages, People clearing the land, based and livingf off the land, increased farming prductions and trying out fo new crops, fertilizers and machinery. There is an excellent flat wide road to Koh Ker and visitors can see local people farmng rice, corn, papara, melons, green peppercorns, pumpkins, casave, red and green peppers, pinapples, mangos.. see those collecting wood to make a hosue to those how alreayd have a hosue to those with houses of brick. you will be ablel to seehow close and far some houses are from fresh water or a well , understand how collecting fireqwood and water is still a important part of the day and how a rural kitchen and really how a khmer house is used. You wil see who peolpe use batteries for light a night and maybe a television.
Koh er Temple complex is the among the largest concentration of monuments outside Siem Reap.