Journey through the undiscovered areas of south east Asia and experience breathtaking natural beauty including majestic forests, waterfalls, flowing rivers and stunning white sand beaches. You'll meet in Cambodia's bustling capital Phnom Penh and then spend time in Ream National Park, exploring the great outdoors by bike, foot, boat and kayak. Enjoy a well earned rest as you cross the border into Thailand and relax on a serene beach on the tranquil island of Koh Chang.
Departure Dates: 17 December – 25 December 2017 21 January – 29 January 2018 25 February – 5 March 2018 17 June – 25 June 2018 22 July – 30 July 2018 16 September – 24 September 2018 21 October – 29 October 2018 23 December – 31 December 2018
Meet in Phnom Penh in the morning and take the transfer provided to Takeo Province. Your first sight in Cambodia will be the infamous and sombre Killing Fields, used by the Khmer Rouge to carry o...Show Moreut their murderous regime. From here, you'll move to Banteay and start cycling to Kep, a beautiful resort on the beach where you'll spend the night in an eco lodge.
Today's cycling is approximately 48km.
DAY 2Kep - Sihanoukville
The first attraction today is a temple with a difference as it's in a cave. Next you'll encounter serene fishing villages en route to Kampot, a riverside town where you'll stop for lunch. The aft...Show Moreernoon ride will lead to Ream National Park, renowned for its green forest and idyllic beach.
Today's cycling is approximately 80km.
DAY 3Sihanoukville - Chi Phat
Today you'll take on some awesome trail riding through the jungle. The scenic route takes you along ox cart trails to a former Khmer Rouge Commander's house and a pier, where a boat will be waiti...Show Moreng to transfer you back to the beach. Tonight you'll catch a transfer to Chi Phat and take a short ride before dinner at a home stay.
Today's cycling is approximately 45km.
DAY 4Chi Phat
Departing Chi Phat it will be time for some off road cycling. Today's rustic route takes you through a flowing river to land formally ruled by ancient tribes. The path will vary from mud to sand,...Show More which will challenge your technique and stamina. When your need to take a break and cool down, their will be multiple stop offs at waterfalls.
Today's cycling is approximately 42km.
DAY 5Chi Phat - Tatai
The starting point for today's cycling is Trapueng Rung. The ride today encompasses enchanting rain forest with a few hills for you to tackle. Tatai waterfalls will signal the end of today's...Show More cycling, but not before a jump and swim in them to cool off. The eco lodge for tonight will be reached by a boat along the Kep River.
Today's cycling is approximately 60km.
Today is a free day. Relax by the river, take a kayak along the river or enjoy the waterfalls. For those feeling a little more adventurous you can take on a hike.
DAY 7Tatai - Trat
Today it will be time to say goodbye to Cambodia and hello to Thailand, but not before a gentle ride and final hill to Koh Kong. After crossing the border, you'll catch a transfer to this ev...Show Moreening's hotel.
Today's cycling will be approximately 42km.
DAY 8Trat - Koh Chang
The first stop off of the day is Thailand's second largest city, Koh Chang. You'll get a sense of the laid back Thai culture, cycling through authentic villages, past beautiful temples and crossi...Show Moreng the Trat River. This afternoon relax in Koh Chang, on a stunning white sand beach, before your farewell dinner.
Today's cycling is approximately 50km.
This morning is set aside for relaxation before your transfer to Bangkok, where it will be time to say goodbye after an incredible trip.
Explore this beautiful and complex country by bicycle and discover a cyclist’s paradise. Visit the ancient temples of Angkor, cycle through paddy fields, tiny roadside hamlets and spectacular, deserted beaches. Immerse yourself in the Cambodian culture and experience an inner tranquility brought about by probably the friendliest people on earth and a country steeped in fascinating modern history.
Cambodia has two distinct weather seasons, you can cycle in Cambodia at any
time of the year. The dry season lasts from October to late April and the
wet season lasts May to late September. It is usually hottest from March to
June and it can also be very humid during this period. The coolest months of
the year are October and December but temperatures are still regularly in the
mid 20s which make cycling very pleasant at this time.
You will be met and collected at Phnom Penh International Airport, before being whisked away to the hotel in the city. On the final day of the holiday, you can join the transfer from the hotel to Suvarnnabhumi Airport, just outside Bangkok or make separate arrangements to stay in Asia.
Your trip will include all meals which consist of fresh, local cuisine but arrangements can be made if you have any particular dietary requirements. Bottled water as well as local fruits and refreshments are provided on all cycling days.
The holiday is guided by English speaking, knowledgeable, friendly guides. Your ride will be followed by a support van equipped with plenty of refreshments as well as a comprehensive first-aid kit. Alternatively, if you would like to do this tour privately, this can be arranged, just ask our cycling experts.
You will have a well trained and knowledgeable guide who will carry a comprehensive first-aid kit. In the unlikely case of any medical emergency that requires a hospital, there is ground transportation on hand to provide assistance and a local speaking support team.
The bike you will hire will give you a comfortable ride as you cruise through south east Asia and it is equipped with water bottle holders and an area to keep a small day bag. If you would like to bring your own bike instead, please let our cycling experience team know.
The air conditioned support van will be equipped with essentials such as bottled mineral water and local fruit and snacks during each day's ride. The guide will have a travel set of bike tools for emergency repairs and the support van will be equipped with spare parts and other tools.
We consider travel insurance to be essential. Accordingly, it is a condition of making a booking through us that you have suitable insurance cover for the booking you have made and any activities which you expect to take part in. This insurance as a minimum should cover cancellation, baggage loss, accidents and health issues while you are away. We also recommend that you take your policy details with you when you travel. Please ask our cycling experience team if you would like us to arrange travel insurance for you.