In the dry season, if the water depth is five, the entire village school is on the lake. Rich fishery resources! But in the summer of heavy rain, the water level will soar from 1.5 meters to more than ten meters. These fishing villages and schools in the lake will be moved to higher-lying places on the shore as a whole this six months. It's a bit similar to our herders' winter and summer pasture migration.
I think Tonle Sap Lake is beautiful from a distance, but on the way in, I feel that the surrounding "residents" are very poor. This lake means "huge freshwater lake" or purely "big lake". There is a saying that it comes from the Greek word "sea". Sitting on the blue deck that I entered, it was indeed extraordinary to see the turbulence in the distance.
Tonlé Sap (Tonlé Sap) Khmer as Bceng Tonle Sab. Tonle Sap means "huge freshwater lake" or purely "large lake". There is a saying that TonleSap comes from the Greek word "sea". When Zhou Daguan of the Yuan Dynasty arrived here, he called Tonle Sap Lake "Dan". foreign". Tonle Sap Lake is like a huge emerald green inlaid on the Cambodian land. It provides a solid resource guarantee for the development and prosperity of the Khmer nation. It is the "lake of life" for the Cambodian people.
Children will love it very much and it is worth to experience it. It greatly affects the mood of the tour. It feels great to sail the boat for the first time. From Siem Reap to Tonle Sap, you can better understand the lives of local people in Cambodia. Life is very simple, their houses are very simple, and many of their children are barefoot.