Sharks in Cambodia

The sharks seen in Cambodian waters live in the Gulf of Thailand. Commonly seen species include the bull shark, the leopard shark, and the whale shark.

List of the Different Types of Sharks in Cambodia

Species Maximum Size Aggressiveness
Blacktip Reef Shark 3-4 feet Moderately aggressive (if provoked)
Bull Shark 7-12 feet Highly aggressive
Coral Catshark 2-2.3 feet Not aggressive
Leopard Shark 6-7 feet Not aggressive
Whale Shark 18-32 feet Not aggressive

FAQs

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There are no recorded shark attacks in Cambodia.

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Yes, one can go diving with coral catsharks on Koh Rong Island, next to the Gulf of Thailand.

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