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
|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|
1. Have there been shark attacks in Cambodia?
There are no recorded shark attacks in Cambodia.
2. Can you go diving with sharks in Cambodia?
Yes, one can go diving with coral catsharks on Koh Rong Island, next to the Gulf of Thailand.