North Battambang Tours half day
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North Battambang Tours half day

Half day


North Battambang is surrounded by rice field and temples. Joining in a half day tour to explore the Ek Phnom 11th century buddhist temple - another Angkor-type temple ruin, about 15 km north west of Battambang also visit some villages to learn how to make bamboo sticky rice and try a shot of rice wine. It is definitely great experience that you can not miss for your trip.

Battambang - Ek Phnom Temple - Wat Samarong Knong
Departure:  Daily depart from Battambang
Daily depart from Battambang
Theme: Interact with local, Cultural

Tour Highlights

  • Hop on Bamboo train passing the rice field and countryside
  • Visit Ek Phnom Temple ( 11th century buddhist temple)
  • Experience making bamboo sticky rice, distillery of rice wine

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Half Day: North Battambang Half Day

08:00 Pick up at your hotel in Battambang then start the tour in the morning with a ride on the famous bamboo train.

The bamboo train is a 2.5m x 4m raft-like device that is made from bamboo for local villagers to transport their goods. There is only one track used for both directions so if you see someone coming in the other direction the drivers will have to decide which train has the lightest load.

After this unique experience we will explore the north of Battambang and drive up to Ek Phnom Temple which was built in the 11th century. On the way we will stop to visit the villagers and see how they produce local products such as fish paste (Prohoc) at fish market , making bamboo sticky rice, distillery rice wine, rice papers, noodles, and clay pots which are commonly used in the countryside to collect rainwater.

We will also get a chance to learn more about the Khmer Rouge when we visit the Wat Samarong Knong - Well of Shadows, a monument to honor the people killed during the war. 

12:00 Back to your hotel in Battambang. Tour ends.

Meals: NA
Accommodation: N/A

Important Notes:

  • PROGRAMS & SCHEDULES SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE

Price & Inclusion

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Half Day
Price for 2 Adults
US $40

Total
US $40

Booking Policy

Price Includes

  • Car
  • N/A (1 night)
  • Tuktuk
  • English speaking guide
  • Entrance fees
  • Lunch
  • Bamboo train

Price Excludes

  • Hotel accommodations
  • Tips
  • Personal expenses
  • Other things not mentioned above

Cancellation Policy

  • More than 15 days prior to check-in: 10% of total rate
  • From 14 to 2 days prior to check-in: 50% of total rates.
  • Less than 48 hours prior to check-in: 100% of total rates.
  • No-Show: 100% of total rates.

Children Policy

  • Please contact our consultants for more details

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