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Half Day Battambang Bike Tour

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Stop At: Battambang Chemin Cycling, Pub Street Kampong Krabei Village, Svay Por Commune, Battambang 02360 Cambodia

Rice Paper Making

Battambang rice paper is a uniquely local product. At our visit to the Rice Paper factory, you will observe how locals make rice paper is made, and get to join in on the action! You will also have a chance to taste delicious fresh and fried spring rolls made with the rice paper.

Dried Banana

We will then cycle to visit a local family who makes dried banana chips, a well-known and delicious traditional snack in the village. You will learn how dried banana chips are made and get a chance to try your hand at thin-slicing a banana. You will have time to interact with locals and learn about their daily life and the local traditions of Cambodia from your local tour guide.

Rice Wine Distillation

It is Khmer tradition to relax after work with friends and some delicious rice wine fermented with herbs and fruit. Battambang has its own special local rice wine recipe. During our visit to the rice wine distillery, your guide will show you how local rice wine is infused and processed by the local people.

Rice Noodle Making

Not all rice noodles are alike – Khmer rice noodle are distinct from rice noodles in neighboring countries! Khmer noodles are made from a unique rice grain with a special texture. It is commonly served in a cold soup made of Cambodian herbs and flavors, unlike anything else. At the rice noodle factory, you will learn about Cambodia’s special rice noodle tradition.

Bamboo Sticky Rice Cake

Our next stop is a local manufacturer of rice cakes which is made from bamboo sticky rice. You guide will explain the process of making the bamboo rice cake and you also have a chance to try it as well.

Thai Laiy Cake

Thai Laiy is a Khmer cake that made by local people in village. It’s made with rice flower, salt, sugar, coconut milk, and steam and cooked in a small cup, then topped with coconut shavings and yellow bean. You will learn how to make Thai Laiy during your guided visit.

Highlight Tours
• Rice Paper Making
• Dried Banana
• Rice Wine Distillation
• Rice Noodle Making
• Bamboo Sticky Rice Cake
• Thai Lai Cake

Duration: 6 hours
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Tell us where you stay in Battambang city and we will go to pick you up by TukTuk to our meeting place
Departure Time
8:00 AM
Return Details
Battambang Chemin Cycling
  • Local Guide speaking in English & French
  • One drink before or after the tour
  • Friendly, English-speaking guide
  • High-quality imported mountain bike (Giant bike)
  • Helmet
  • Snacks and food samples along the way
  • Entry/Admission - Battambang Chemin Cycling
  • Biking clothes and shoes
  • Personal expenses (pocket money)
  • Personal travel insurance
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Infant meals not included
  • Minimum age is 10 years
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tour with chemin cycling was amazing! We visited the rice paper and banana leaves aswell as the big statue. Super friendly and good English skills. Experience the local life! A special nobody should miss!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Robin213665
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We very much enjoyed our cycling tour in and around Battambang with Sambath (half day). He picked us up at our hotel and brought good bikes and helmets (safe cycling). We saw local life and visited several places where we could see how rice noodles...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Raedschelders S
Reviewed 27 June 2019 via mobile

We had an amazing time with our guide Sambath and his photografer. Sambath was very friendly and quickly to answer our request to go on a bike tour. The bikes were in good condition and the tour was in flat terrain in a manageable pace....More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank MichaelogCathrine
chemincycling, Manager at Battambang Chemin Cycling, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2019

Thanks you so much for your great companies with our bike tour and hope hopefully you have a great day with our service. Thannk you so much for your beautiful review . From Sambath.

Reviewed 31 May 2019 via mobile

Myself and another girl went on a half day tour with Sambath. He was friendly and made the tour alot of fun! Seeing the bats come out of the cave was the highlight for sure :) Great guide!

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Lisa K
Reviewed 9 May 2019

If usually I'm not very fan of tourist tour, this day was very nice! the hot weather wasn't a big problem, because we have made a lot of stop for meeting people and visiting some place. Actually, ride à bike was nice, even for a...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Alicia L
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