Irrawaddy Dolphins

Irrawaddy Dolphins, Kratie Attractions
- [[Irrawaddy Dolphins]] about fifteen to twenty of these rare freshwater dolphins make their home on a beautiful stretch of the Mekong River near a small set of rapids. They make upward arches, breaking the surface of the water as they swim about the area. They are not jumpers like their sea-faring relatives and are quite a bit shyer as well. They have good reason to be shy towards humans as they have been hunted and killed by fishermen in the past. The hope is that their numbers will ...

Kratie Home to Dolphin

Preah Rumkel Ecotourism
- Kratie, a sleepy colonial town on the bank of Mekong River, is located in northern Cambodia. Sandbars and green islands, circling water stand out of the meandering river where rare freshwater Irrawaddy dolphins can often be seen in the Mekong River, just north of Kratie, only around fifteen to twenty remaining, they are main tourist attraction of the province. Whether you are just on a trip seeing the river towns along the Mekong or taking a full circuit trip around the east and northe...