The Trails of Jayavarman II

The trails of Jayavarman II

Day 1: 

Rice Fields and rural villages
+- 20 km

Discover the Amazing Cambodia countryside by bike. This tour passes through traditional villages of wooden slit houses. Our guide can adjust this tour according to your desire and your skill. It can be a little 20 km or more to allow you to see the best of Siem Reap less visited area of the southern part Siem reap Chrave Market and Phnom Krom 
Half day tour can be started morning or afternoon.

Day 2:

Sunrise at Angkor Wat. Visit the Banteay Thom, Preah Khan, Bayon, Ta Nei, and Ta Prohm Temples
Depart 4: 45 am – 30 km ride

Transfer to Angkor Wat for sunrise, then visit the temple with our guide. We will then have breakfast right in front of this unique temple, at Angkor cafe. We start cycling to the South Gate, ride to the West gate off-road and onward to a hidden temple in the middle of rice field. Then we will reach Preah Khan Temple on a single track which leads to the North Gate where we will have lunch at local restaurant in front of the Terrace of the Elephant. After lunch, visit the Bayon temple and ride to the ghost Gate one of 5 gates in the Angkor Thom city to reach the Ta Nei temple. We finish with a ride under the trees to the famous Ta Prohm temple. Transfer to your hotel.

Day 3:

Kbal Spean (River of 1000 lingas), Banteay Srey temple
Depart 7: 00am – 65 km ride

We ride through several villages in the rural area on very nice off-road to Kbal Spean, the River of 1000 Lingas. We will have a small trek up and down the hill and then lunch at a local restaurant. Finally we will cycle 15 km on a paved road to Banteay Srey temple and thereafter transfer to your hotel.

Day 4:

Tonle Sap Lake: Mechrey to Chong Kneas
Depart 7: 30 am – 30 km ride

We will go along small canals to a pier at the Tonle Sap lake. There we will take a boat to explore the largest natural water lake in South East Asia. We will navigate through traditional villages of wooden stilted houses at  Mechrey village. We will then have a nice cruise to Chong Kneas, another village on the Tonle Sap. Lunch is taken in a local house.
Transfer back to hotel.

Day 5:

Kulen Mountain Jayavarman II Kingdom – 55km

Depart 7am transfer by to Kulen Mountain short break at the check point start claim the mountain by bike 8km to the mountain top visit 1000 linga. Stop for water & snack at the local market near Preah Ang Thom visit nirvana Buddha status on top of the Pagoda then swimming at water fall Lunch break over there. After lunch we carry on our ride to Preah klar Pagoda for overnight (buy food to offer monks in the morning). Camping, dinner at camp fire.

Day 6:

The Abandon Beng Mealea Suryavarman II – 45km

Get up 5am after pagoda ring join the monk chanting and blessings from them. breakfast with monks then depart to bat cave and elephant ride back to the water fall for lunch. Enjoy short break 3pm start our through journey to Preah long Thom and Ta Phen village 14km to ride go down mountain to Svay Leu district 20mn break for water and carry on our ride 9km to Beng Mealea overnight at home stay. Dinner cooked by villager’s wife

Day 7:

The III Kingdom Preah Khan Thom – 65km

Morning: 7am breakfast at home stay, start ride to Beng Mealea temple on one of a country’s nicer track, pass inside villages where local houses are hidden under thousands of Betelnut trees. Visit of remote Angkorian ruins around Beng Mealaea site
after the ride around 25km Lunch in one local restaurant.

After lunch depart to the Grand Preah Kahn located 35 km from Beng Mealea near Kompong Svay village. Full day rides along royal way the landscape are very different with a long way in the forest. We have carried a lot of water and snack along way with sandy track, bumpy track and technical ride too arrive Kompong Svay at 5pm hide around village visit pagodas go for dinner at home stay.

Day 8:

Tough ride of the trip – 70km

Early morning visit the Grand Preah Kahn temple breakfast local restaurant. We ride to Kompong Thom town by countryside road through villages and arrive late afternoon to town. Transfer to the hotel.

Day 9:

Great Chenla Jayarman II – 85km

Depart 7am, after breakfast we will ride from hotel to Prasat Sambo visit around then lunch. start the ride on the road for distance 65km. Transfers by van to Preah Vihear arrive there late afternoon. Overnight camping Diner at camp fire forest conservation near Preah Vihear Mountain.

Day 10:

The Royal Generation Worship Temple – 25km

6am get up to the local market for breakfast then Preah Vihear temple by bike around 12km claim on foot by old stair which our king Norodom Sihanouk and his Teacher Chhoun Nath used to claim in 1962 to sign agreement between Thai government and Cambodia Government to give back Preah Vihear temple and city. Lunch at a temple on the mountain top. Transfer by minivan to Kos ker temple. Arrive in the evening and sleep at guesthouse or home stay. Dinner at local restaurant.

Day 11:

Reclining Kingdom Jayarman V – 65km

8am breakfast, Visit the complex of Koh Ker temples by bike of road ride along way visit few temple before koh ker temple. Water and snack break and back to Siem Reap by van.

Transfer to Siem Reap or Thailand border!

End of the adventure.

Tour booking

Tour includes:

  • Pick up from airport
  • Tour Leader & Temple Guide
  • Bikes Giant Talon 27.5
  • Mechanic & Spare part
  • Support Van
  • Hotel, Guest house, homestay and Camp
  • Water, Snack and Meal
  • First aids Kit
  • All entrance fee
  • All bike parts
  • Permission for stay at Kulen mountain and Camping

Tour excludes:
1. International/domestic Airfares,  Airport Tax, Fuel Fee.
Any International/domestic flight tickets.
2. Excess Baggage Charges.
Passengers holding an adult fare or half fare ticket are entitled to a free baggage allowance of 20kg, for economy class. Total weight of carry-on baggage for each passenger may not exceed 5kg. The size may not exceed 20 cm x 40 cm x 55 cm.
3. Personal Expenses.
Expenses of a purely personal nature such as Tips and gratuities, laundry, drinks, fax, telephone calls, optional activities, sightseeing or meals that are not included in the tour itinerary.
Any meals that are not specified in the tour itinerary.
4. Single Room Supplement.
5. Travel Insurance.

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