9 Days Classic Cambodia Cycling Tour

INT-C-CCC09 9 Days Classic Cambodia Cycling Tour

The 9 days classic cycling tour allows you to explore some of the best biking destinations in Cambodia, covering Siem Reap, Battambang, Pursat and Kampot.

The cycling in Siem Reap takes you to the biggest highlight of all Cambodia tours - the Angkor temple complex. Take time to admire the marvelous Angkor Wat and discover the ancient capital of Angkor Thom. Also, cycle around the tranquil town of Battambang, Pursat and Kampot for the stunning countryside scenery.

Besides cycling, immerse into the exotic atmosphere of Phnom Penh and see the sad past of the Khmer people under the powerful empire.


PLACES VISITEDSiem Reap - Battambang - Pursat - Phnom Penh - Kampot - Phnom Penh

DEPARTURE DATESDates are flexible and customizable for private departures.


Trip Highlights

  • Cycle to explore the ancient capital city of Angkor Thom, covering Bayon, Baphuon, Terrace of the Leper King, Terrace of the Elephants, etc.
  • Admire Angkor Wat, the largest religious monument in the world.
  • Take a boat trip on Tonle Sap Lake to see the unique lifestyle of floating villages.
  • Enjoy a city tour to Silver Pagoda, National Museum, Royal Palace, etc., in Phnom Penh.
  • Experience a biking tour in Battambang,Pursat and Kampot for the stunning countryside scenery.

At a Glance

Siem Reap(2 nights)

Battambang(1 night)

Pursat(1 night)

Phnom Penh(2 nights)

Kampot(2 nights)

Itinerary Day by Day

9 Days Cambodia Classic Biking Tour

Day 1 Siem Reap Arrival

Flight: International flight on your own arrangement or upon request

Welcome to Siem Reap! Upon arrival, meet up with the tour guide at Siem Reap International Airport. Then, your will be transferred to the hotel for check-in.

The rest of the day is free at your own leisure.

Overnight in Siem Reap.

Day 2 Siem Reap Biking Experience

Meals: B

Today, enjoy a relaxing and fun biking tour to explore the Angkor temples. It is an easy biking route with good road and easy off-road conditions.

Your biking tour will start near Angkor Wat towards Angkor Thom which is the last and most enduring capital city of the Khmer Empire. When you reach the South Gate of the Angkor Thom, bike along the city wall to the West Gate with a stop to visit the Corner Temple in the midway. Near the West Gate, pay a visit to the village outside the city wall where you can observe the daily life of local villagers.

After visiting the village, bike inside the Angkor Thom, and visit the Bayon Temple where you will be surrounded by 216 gigantic stone faces which fame as “Khmer Smile”. Then, tour the Terrace of Elephants, the Royal Palace and the Terrace of the Leper King.

Continue to bike north to get away from the crowded tour groups, and you will bike through a quiet path flanked by trees to the Temple Preah Khan and Ta Keo Temple.

Your easy biking trip will finish in Ta Prohm Temple, which is widely known as “lost to the jungle temple”. You will be pick up by Tuk Tuk from Ta Prohm Temple and transfer back to the hotel. The rest of the day will be free for you to relax.

Overnight in Siem Reap.

Day 3 Siem Reap to Battambang

Meals: B

In the morning, enjoy a boat trip to Battambang, a pretty riverside town featured with French elegance and tranquil surrounding. The streets and buildings are decorated with many statues of animals and divinities.

In the afternoon, cycle to visit Phnom Sampov, a limestone mountain and important religious site. After that, head to the Killing Caves. At about 6pm, thousands of bats pour out of a cave opening at the foot of the mountain. It’s a pretty incredible sight to see.

Overnight in Battambang.

Day 4 Battambang to Pursat

Meals: B

After an early breakfast, you will cycle along dusty red back roads to visit the hilltop Wat Banan. It is the best-preserved of the Khmer temples in Battambang and offers the great views over the Sang Ke River. In the afternoon, continue your ride towards the town of Pursat. On arrival, check in the hotel and enjoy the swimming pool and a massage spa.

Overnight in Pursat.

Day 5 Pursat to Phnom Penh

Meals: B

This morning, you will depart from Pursat to Phnom Penh by car. The drive takes about 5 hours to arrive in Phnom Penh at noon. Upon arrival hotel, check in and rests you own leisure.

Overnight in Phnom Penh.

Day 6 Phnom Penh City Highlights

Meals: B

Start the day with a Tuk-tuk ride to visit the Silver Pagoda which is decorated with about 5000 silver tiles on the floor and the Royal Palace where the Khmer royal family lives. After that, tour the National Museum where you can see a large collection of Khmer history, arts and architecture.

In the afternoon, head straight to the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum to delve into the sad past of Khmer people. Accompanied by the knowledgeable guide, you will see the exhibitions in the museum and then pay a visit to Choueng Ek Memorial, a pagoda constructed out of over 8000 human skulls excavated from the Killing Fields.

Overnight in Phnom Penh.

Day 7 Phnom Penh to Kampot

Meals: B

Today's cycling will take you south of Phnom Penh to Chisaur Mountain Temple in rural Cambodia.

The route is perfectly flat. You will bike through tranquil villages and waterways, via narrow dirt tracks. Stop at the Chisor Mountain Temple for lunch and take time to explore the ancient ruins here which are 200 years older than Angkor Wat. From here, hop into the car down to the Cambodian coastal town of Kampot to enjoy the culinary delights on offer.

Overnight in Kampot.

Day 8 Bokor Hill Station, Kampot River Cruise

Meals: B

This morning, cycle uphill to Bokor Mountain to visit the Bokor Hill Station, home to a collection of abandoned French colonial buildings including the Bokor Palace Hotel, a catholic church, a post office, etc. The station is built in the 1920s by the colonial French settlers as a resort. Today, the station is in a state of decay, seem to be quite eerie in the fog during rainy season.

After that, head down the mountains and drive back to Kampot. Have a lunch break and get some rest in the hotel. Then head to the pier for the Kampot River cruise to enjoy the stunning sunset view and river scenery.

Overnight in Kampot.

Day 9 Kampot to Phnom Penh, Phnom Penh Departure

Flight: International flight on your own arrangement or upon request

Meals: B

Today, you will first drive around 3 and a half hours to return back to Phnom Penh. Upon arrival, the guide transfer you to the airport. Hope you have a nice trip home and look forward to traveling with you again!

End of service.

Service Inclusions:

  • Flight tickets with airport tax as listed in above itinerary.
  • Entrance fee and sightseeing as listed in the itinerary.
  • Private English speaking tour guide service.
  • Private van for land transportation with cold drinking water and soft drink provided in the car.
  • Meals as listed in the itinerary (B for breakfast, L for lunch and D for dinner.

Service Exclusions:

  • International air tickets.
  • Visa Handling fee, visa stamp fee.
  • Meals do not listed in itinerary.
  • Insurance, gratuities and personal expenses.
  • Tipping for guide, driver and hotel bell boys, etc.
  • Surcharge for public holidays (if any).
  • Services not stated in the itinerary.

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