Phnom Kampong Trach, located in Damnak Kantuot Village, Damnak Kantuot South Commune, Kampong Trach District, Kampot Province, which is now a historical site, is being developed into an attractive tourist area in the province under the construction of roads to improve the beauty and attention. Take care of the environment and hygiene.
Mr. Chiao Tay, Governor of Kampot Province, on October 19, 2020, on the occasion of the 40th World Tourism Day 2020 under the theme “Tourism and Rural Development”, which took place at Phnom Kampong Trach Resort, Kampong Trach District, Kampot Province. That the location of Phnom Kampong Trach or Phnom Bak is a suitable place to celebrate World Tourism Day, a resort that attracts tourists in rural areas in line with the theme of tourism and rural development.
“Regarding the access road to Kampong Trach mountain resort, it is a concrete road construction project that has been completed 50 percent and the remaining road is about 1 km long, so the rest will be built,” he said. Continue to be completed before the Khmer New Year 2021. ”
Mr. Soy Sinol, Director of the Kampot Provincial Department of Tourism, told the media that the Kampong Trach or Phnom Bak resort has a circumference of about 4 km and a height of 150 to 200 meters. The location of this mountainous area is ideal for filming with beautiful scenery and luxury.
He said that facing the road back into the mountain, there is a pagoda called Wat Kiri Seila, where Ta Chi, Yai Chi and monks are living like other monasteries. In the mountains, there are many caves surrounded by a field that receives bright sunlight, and when visitors look up, they see the sky nearby, covered with a circular shape like a pot, which makes it feel like a place One is full of unparalleled harmony.