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Angkor Explorer

Day 1: Small Circuit (25km)
Day 2: Rolous Group & Tonle Sap (50km)
Tour program

Day 1: Small Circuit (25km)

Depart from the hotel on the main road and cycling through Angkor pass check point. Cycling through the shady road with a little pumping because of the a few pot-holes. There you will begin to see Kravan temple, Banteay Kdei, and stop at the famous Ta Phrom, embraced by the roots of enormous fig trees and gigantic creepers. Visit Ta Phrom (45 minutes-1 hour). It was built in 12th century by the famous King Jayavarvan VII indicated to his mother. While clearing back the forest archaeologists decided to leave the vegetation of Ta Phrom in place to serve as a reminder of how the original discoverers found it and the other Angkor temples. Many of the trees have grown around and through the remains and soar high above the temples.
Continue the cycling through small circuit passing Ta Keo temple, Chao Say Tevoda, Tommanon before reaching to Angkor Thom city. There you will see, Terrace of Leper King, Terrace of Elephant, Baphoun, Phimean Akas. Stop at Bayon temple and start the visit (45 minutes-1 hour). Angkor Thom built by Cambodia's great king, Jayavarman VII. An eight-meter high wall encloses this ten square kilometre city, which is encircled by a moat. The famous-Bayon, in the geographical heart of Angkor Thom, is a remarkable 54 tower temple. Initially the temple appears to be a shapeless mass of grey and brown stone, but it is only as you get closer that you realize every tower has the carved face of Avalokiteshvara on it. After the visit, cycle to Angkor Wat to finish the small circuit. Stop at South Gate of Angkor Thom for taking photo.
Access via a causeway over the moat that are flanked by statues of Gods on the left and devils on the right. Then visit the magnificent 12th century Angkor Wat. It is visually, architecturally and artistically breathtaking. Angkor Wat is a massive three-tiered pyramid crowned by five beehive-like towers rising 65 meters from ground level. Suryavarman II constructed Angkor Wat in the form of massive 'temple mountain' dedicated to the Hindu god, Vishnu.
Day 2: Rolous Group & Tonle Sap (50km)

Depart from the hotel, crossing the bridge at Old Market to cycle 15km toward Rolous Group. The first 2km, is on the tarmac road toward the bus station. Then, passing the rice field and the village. Rolous Group was the first capital of Angkor Empire during 800 A.D. Visit the Pre-Angkorian temples including Preak Ko, Bakong and Lo Lei. Afternoon, cycling to Tonle Sap Lake. Turn left at the crocodiles farm crossing the bridge. Then cycle on small road along the river through villages, pagodas and schools This road is good for cycling as to avoid the busy traffic. After cycling 8km, turn right across the bridge to the main road as there is no further access on the small road. Continue cycling toward the hill about 3km (July-December) where the boat stop. (Note: January-June, the water is low and the boat will stop further 3km). Board on the boat to visit the floating village, floating school, fishing farm. After 1 hour boat drive. Return the Siem Reap on the main road to avoid cycling the same road. TOUR ENDS.
 

Package Rate
Rates are quoted in US Dollar per person:
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Total Cost USD148 Per Person - Single Supplement USD38
Bike Rental USD20 (Trek 4300-4500 year 2008 & 2009)
Total Distance 75 km
Number of cycling days 2 full days
Road Surface This tour mostly follows asphalt roads, and one dirt road passing the countryside and the rice field. The back road along the river and village is small but good enough for cycling, less busy.
Support No Support vehicle for Angkor Cycling Full Day, 2 Days / 1 Night and 3 Days / 2 Nights as the cycling grade is easy and our cycling guide will provide maintenance service. Support mini-bus is included starts from 6 Days cycling tour.
Group Size Minimum 2. Maximum 15.
Staff Start from 6 day cycling tour, groups of 6 or more, a Cycling Tour Leader, plus English-speaking cycling guide, drivers and assistants. Groups of 4-5 will be led by our local guide and our local support team.
Food All meals are included (2 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 1 dinner)
Children Children under 12-years old are not allowed to join this tour.
Price Including
Rates include:
- Mountain bikes (Trek 4300-4500)

- Accommodation 3* star in sharing room

- Cycling experienced guide

- Full board meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner)

- Boat trip on Tonle Sap Lake

- 2 day Angkor pass
Price excluding
Price exclusion:
 
- International Flights

- Departure Tax $25 (international)

- Visa Fees $20 (issued on arrival)

- Alcoholic, and other beverages 

- Tips for guides.

- Personal travel insurance

- Services not mentioned in itinerary
Booking Condition
Booking Condition:
 
- Confirmation of room & price are subject to space availability at the time of booking only

- All rates are subject to change without prior notices, according to increasing of VAT or government tax.

- All above itinerary is flexible, depending on arrival or departure flights of passengers

- Ground operator reserved the right to amend or adjust itinerary to match with real situation

 
 
 

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