Cycling in Angkor
Biking will give you more time to explore the real heart and beauty of Angkor site and its living heritage. Being completely independent and free to manage your time, you will be able to reach your visit’s expectation. Moreover you will contribute to preserve the environment of Siem Reap-Angkor region!
Cycling is the best way to meet with the local communities, know more about their lifestyle and discover the particular cultural landscape and the rural heritage.
Siem Reap offers a large number of Cycling Tours Companies, Biking Professional Guide, and Bicycle rental shops. It is easy to rent a bike at your preference and suitable for travelling purpose (in town, temples, village or mountain). There are around 60 bike rental shops in the Siem Reap city. The rental price is reasonable, it starts from $2 per day for a simple bike and from $5 to $12 high quality one.
There are many cycle paths in Angkor site and ground flat is easy to pedal but pay attention to the heat so start early morning, wear a hat, sunglasses, drink plenty of water and go for a cycling to visit the temples of traditional petit et grand circuits. And for those who have more time, proceed with the nearby tourist attractions such as the Roluos group temples and Tonle Sap.