Temples, Sea & Provincial Life Cycle Tour

Additional Info

  • Holiday Style: Cycling
  • Durations: 1 - 4 days
  • Destination: Kampot
  • Tour Code: STSPLCT-3D (03 Days / 02 Nights)

Leave the tourist trails and discover Cambodia's rural areas during  this adventurous 3-day cycle tour. Visit the 'Killing Fields' and the Angkorian temples of Tonle Bati, and pedal through delightful scenery to Kep and Kampot.

This 3-day bike  tour takes you on a discovery of Cambodia's temples, coastline, and provincial life. A cycle tour is one of the best ways to really connect with the country and its local people, and experience the village life and escape the well-trodden tourist trails. Your local guide, cycle guide, and support vehicle will be there to assist you in your cycle journey across Cambodia's spectacular countryside.

Temples Sea and Provincial Life Cycle Tour 3D2N

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: 'Killing Fields', Tonle Bati & Takeo
You will be met at your hotel at 7.00am and lead through the early morning hustle and bustle of Phnom Penh's streets as you bike the 15 kilometers (9 miles) to Cheoung Ek, more commonly known as the 'Killing Fields'. You will continue biking south through traditional villages towards Tonle Bati, a riverside location where you will have time to explore the picturesque Angkorian temples of Ta Prohm and Yeay Peau. After lunch you continue cycling south towards sleepy Takeo, where you will check-in to your guesthouse and visit a local orphanage before spending your free time as you wish in the evening.

Meals included: L
Distance cycled: 85km (53 miles)
Level of difficulty: Intermediate

Day 2: Rice Paddies, Villages, Caves & Kep
After breakfast you leave Takeo and continue biking south, leaving the flat plains or rice fields as you reach the coastal mountains. You will cycle through some pleasant limestone karst scenery, picturesque villages including some ethnic Cham settlements, and endless rice fields. On route you will visit the friendly town of Kampong Trach and, depending on your energy levels, you have the option to bike 5 kilometers (3 miles) north to the caves of Wat Kirisehla. Back on the main road you will soon see the headland of Kep, where you will check-in to your accommodation and have free time to laze around in the beachside hammocks.

Meals included: B, L
Distance cycled: 100km (62 miles)
Level of difficulty: Advanced

Day 3: Cycle around Colonial Kampot
After a relaxing morning you will cycle to the picturesque town of Kampot for lunch. After lunch you are free to cycle around and explore the pleasant town for a couple of hours before being transferred back to Cambodia's capital city. On arrival in Phnom Penh you will return to your hotel or airport.

Meals included: B, L
Distance cycled: 25km (16 miles)
Level of difficulty: Beginner 


Inclusions:
• All sightseeing tour and transfer services as detailed in the above itinerary
• All accommodation as detailed
• Air conditioned support vehicle
• English speaking local
• English speaking local cycle guide / mechanic
• Bicycle rental Cannondale Trail SL4
• All entrance fees for attractions included in the above itinerary
• Boat trip as mentioned in the program
• Daily drinking water, cool face towels & snacks whilst cycling
• All meals as detailed in the above itinerary (B = Breakfast - L = Lunch - D = Dinner)

Exclusions:
• Services not detailed in the above itinerary
• International flights to / from Cambodia
• Cambodian Visa fees
• Drinks with included meals
• Expenditure of a personal nature
• Discretionary tips
• Travel insurance
• Any payment / money transfer charges 

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