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Full day cycling – Angkor temple tour – FD1

Day & Half Day tour / Family tours / Half day - 1 day / Occasional / Top Cycling Tours /

Experience an unforgettable ride among the temples of Angkor.

THE MAIN TEMPLES OF ANGKOR

It is a great experience to cycle in the Archaeological Park of Angkor, surrounded by immense trees and lash jungle. We will avoid whenever we can the main roads to find our way through the forest on unpaved roads. Our guide will lead you and take you from one temple to the other. You will be given all the time you need to admire the most famous sites built by the kings of Angkor back in the 11th century.

Highlights

  • Contemplate the magnificent remains of the Khmer Empire
  • The Angkor Thom with its grand walls
  • The Bayon with its countless sculptural decorations
  • The Terraces of the Elephants and of the Leper King.
  • Angkor Wat: visit the largest religious monument in the world
  • Ta Prohm: bound by massive roots of huge trees under the shadow of lush tropical forest
  • The Terrace of the Elephants, part of the walled city of Angkor Thom

Angkor is one of the most important archaeological sites in South-East Asia. Stretching over some 400 km2, including forested area, Angkor Archaeological Park contains the magnificent remains of the different capitals of the Khmer Empire, from the 9th to the 15th century.


Itinerary

Avoiding as much as possible the main roads and the tourist rush, our morning cycling ride takes you first to several of the major and minor temples in the area. Beginning at Angkor Wat, the itinerary runs for several kilometres and you will have the opportunity to see Angkor Thom, Ta Prohm, and Banteay Kdei, as well as some other minor but interesting temples such as the Baphoun, the Terrace of the Leper King, the Terrace of the Elephants, the Twelve Prasats, Spean Thma, and Sra Srang.

On the way back, you will discover Preah Khan, Preah Neak Pean to the Eastern Mebon and various monuments such as Ta Som and Preah Rup before returning to Angkor Wat. This trip will give you of a great picture of the rich and diverse architecture of 11th century Cambodia.







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What’s Included

  • Bicycle ride with adapted mountain-bikes and equipment
  • English speaking Cycling Guide
  • Water during riding
  • Lunch
  • What’s Not Included

  • Temple access pass
  • Official English/French Guide for the temple visit
  • Individual insurance cover