Boeung yak loum, Krong Ban Lung, Ratanakiri Province

Boeung Yak Loum is a beautiful lake in Ratanakiri Province, which is located 4.8 kilometers from capital of Ratanakiri province Baloung. Boeung Yak Loum is almost perfectly round with 0.72 kilometers in diameter and 48 meters deep and occupies a 4000-year-old volcanic crater. Boeung Yak Loum is surrounded by the nature of lush rain forest and is in the middle of the mountain, and the lake has crystal clean water.

Things to do
It is about 40 minutes walk around the lake. If you want to walk around the lake, you have to pay USD 2 to enter there. You can also enjoy swimming with the pontoons in the lake with the excellently fresh water after a hot day. You can also enjoy photographing nature, forest, mountain, and wildlife. There are many stalls selling snack and drinks, which is helpful. There is also a small temple and shrine. Moreover, Boeung Yak Loum is a great place for picnic.

From March to May, it is the summer season with the temperature of 30°C to 37°C, and from November to January, it is the winter season.

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