Taste of Battambang and Bamboo train

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  • No booking fees
  • E-ticket/Mobile voucher
  • Booking Type Instant Booking
  • duration 2 days
  • tour type Group
  • minimum participants 2
  • age requirement 5+ years old
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
  • Starts Siem Reap, Cambodia
  • Ends Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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  • Enjoy a unique bamboo train ride through the countryside
  • Explore the colonial town of Battambang
  • Experience the local way of traveling
Battambang is the provincial capital of Battambang province and is the second biggest town in Cambodia. However, it still has a very local, un-touristy, provincial atmosphere. On this two-day, small group tour (maximum 10 people), travel to Battambang from Siem Reap or Phnom Penh by local bus.

Enjoy a stroll around the city to explore the town and see the old colonial buildings, including the Governor’s residence and the small museum. Visit the Wat Ek Phnom temple along the Sang Ker River and also visit the 12th-century Prasat Bannon temple where you can enjoy a stunning view over the surrounding plains. A real-life experience on the bamboo train will bring you through the countryside and the local villages. On the second day, catch a local taxi back to Siem Reap.
4 - Very Good
Based on 32 reviews
Review for another Green Era Travel tour
4 - Very Good
  • Anonymous
  • From Netherlands
  • On Dec 24 2019
“We had a lovely day with this trip, gaining a lot of knowledge from the guide and seeing beautiful stuff. Really enjoyed swimming in the waterfall! The guide knew a LOT and shared in perfect English, whilst also taking nice pictures. Only downside, he kept pushing us to write a review - during our lunch time mainly - which is rather irritating and less genuine.”
Aaron's review for another Green Era Travel tour
5 - Excellent
  • Aaron
  • From USA
  • On Feb 15 2019
“We had such a great time with our tour guide showing us around the area. His knowledge was superb as well as his photography skills.”
Nirav's review for another Green Era Travel tour
4 - Very Good
  • Nirav
  • From India
  • On Oct 21 2017
“Very Good”
  • Day 1: Siem Reap / Phnom Penh to Battambang by bus
  • Day 2: Battambang to Siem Reap
  • Public bus from Siem Reap/Phnom Penh to Battambang
  • 1 night hotel in Battambang (2 star hotel, Khemara Battambang I hotel or similar)
  • Entrance fees and sightseeing tours by tuk tuk/car/minivan
  • An experienced English-speaking guide through out the trip
  • Bamboo train ride
  • Private taxi from Battambang to Siem Reap or shared taxi/public bus to Phnom Penh
  • 1 breakfast at your hotel
  • Personal travel insurance (compulsory!)
  • Meals (lunch and dinners)
  • Expenditure of a personal nature
  • Drinks & tips
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20% Deposit payable upfront. Remaining balance payable 45 days prior to trip departure. Free cancellation up to 45 days prior departure, but the 20% deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applicable within 45 days of departure.


A deposit of 20% is required when booking this tour. The remaining balance will be charged 45 days prior departure. For any bookings within 45 days of departure, the full tour amount will be charged upon booking.

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Other Practical InformationConfirmation will be received at the time of booking. Adult pricing applies to all travelers Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required. A minimum of 2 people per booking is required. A moderate amount of walking is involved. Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately.
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