Siem Reap Cultural Full Day by Bike

  • DURATION:Approx. 8 Hours
  • DISTANCE:Approx. 30 - 35 Km
  • DIFFICULTY:Moderate

From US$45 | Tour Code: SRT-SFB-15

DESCRIPTION

Break away from the busy Siem Reap and head into the Cambodian countryside for the day on this cycling tour around some of the region’s many rural villages. Hop on your mountain bike, provided for the tour, and cycle through the Cambodian jungle to highlights like a secluded Buddhist temple and the West Baray reservoir. Visit village artisans and learn how they ply their trade, whether they’re weaving baskets, distilling rice wine or making Khmer noodles.

Lunch will be provided at a local restaurant in the village, where you can experiment with home cooked food.

INCLUSIONS

What’s included

  • Hotel pick up & Drop Off
  • Professional English speaking guide
  • Bicycle & Helmet
  • Local style lunch
  • Bottled water & Local snacks

What’s excluded

  • Personal travel insurance
  • Personal expense

ITINERARY

8:00 AM PICK UP FROM YOUR HOTEL
You will meet our guide early morning at Siem Reaper office and be fitted with a mountain bike. Then the ride begins! We will start to escape the busy roads and cycle down the narrow dirt tracks, heading west.

9:30 AM – 12:30 PM
The first stop is the Buddhist temple, where you can spend time admiring the features and understand its significance to the community. You will explore the area, be taking in the incense, the elaborate scenery of the temple and monks. You will continue to ride to visit Khmer noodle making and bamboo sticky rice cake at the local traditional houses. Make sure to try the local snacks! The next stop will be West Baray.

1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
At noon, we will enjoy lunch at a local restaurant, providing the opportunity to try the delicious Cambodian cuisine. After this relaxing setting, we will start to head back, riding through more villages. This time, we will stop to learn about basket weaving which is a unique handicraft in the villages. Lastly, we will end up at a local rice wine distillery, where you can taste different rice wine infusions and learn its story.

FQA

What cycling skill level do I need for this tour?

While all of our tours maintain a leisurely pace, we want our guests to have fun and be safe, so being able to ride a bike is paramount.

Our tour is perfect for novice bike riders or those that haven’t been on a bike in years, You should have average balance, be able to start and stop comfortably, and be familiar with hand brakes. We will be riding on bike lanes, through dirt roads, and occasionally with traffic. Safety is our number one priority but confidence in yourself is the first step to overall group safety.

If you’re not sure how you’ll fare, we invite you to come to our office about 30 minutes prior to your tour start time to try the bikes.

What do I need to bring?

Camera, sunscreen, sunglasses, insect repellent, wear comfortable cycling clothes, small backpack, etc.

Is this tour appropriate for children?

Yes! We welcome children to participate in the tours and can provide any necessary equipment. If you are joining as a family, an adult must accompany the children. In addition, we have special prices for children:

● Age 0 to 6 years – %50 off
● Age 7 to 12 years – 20% off
● Age 13 to 15 years – 10% off

What is your cancellation policy?

We are happy to offer full refunds for our tour if the reservation is cancelled more than 24 hours before the scheduled tour.

What is your weather policy?

Our tours run rain or shine, and we have raincoat available at our office or during the tour for anyone that needs them. We encourage all guests to consult the weather forecast and to dress accordingly.

Is this tour offered in any other languages, or only English?

All scheduled tours are in English, but private tours can be scheduled in other languages as you request.

Can I make it private tour?

Yes! If you want a totally private tour and we ensure no one else joins your tour, please contact us

Are there any bathroom break during the tour?

Yes, It is. The bathroom is available at every stop we visit.

Activity Highlights

  • Experience the peaceful ambience of Siem Reap countryside
  • Visiting the sacred of Buddhist temple and learn from its practice
  • Stop for photo opportunities and refresh with some local snacks
  • Visit local products: Cambodian Noodle, bamboo rice cake, basket weaving, rice wine producing, etc
  • Biking on the beautiful cycling trails of West Baray surrounded by incredible natural beauty
  • Be inspired by your local tour guide by listening to their storytelling.

cultural village tour in siem reap

Your  Tour Guide

Each activity comes with an experienced tour guide responsible for offering local insight, pursuing great experiences and make every tour exceptional.

Our guides are trained to make your trip fun & knowledgeable. We know that it’s the unexpected surprises that make a trip memorable. That’s why our guides pride themselves on anticipating your needs before you ask.

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