Eco-Tours

Exploring Battambang
Tours around Battambang

By Tuk-Tuk

We can hook you up with a reliable driver.
Full day rental from 9 AM to 4 PM, max 7 hours
1-2 PEOPLE 20$
3-4 PEOPLE 25$
Half day rental from 9 AM to 1 PM, or 1 PM to 5 PM, max 4 hours
1-2 PEOPLE 15$
3-4 PEOPLE 20$

If you return after 5 PM, e.g. when you visit Phnom Sampeu to see the bats fly or Kamping Pouy Lake, or just running late, the driver will add a surcharge of 5$.

Don't forget to bring sunscreen, water, proper shoes, and some money for entrance fees to the temples.

If you want to see the circus in Phare Ponleu Selpak, check the schedule for their shows. The ticket office opens at 6.15 PM, the show starts at 7 PM and takes 1 hour.

THE TUK-TUK WILL CHARGE 5$ FOR A RETURN TRIP TO THE AU CABARET VERT.

Suggested Itineraries

Full Day: Temples, Hills, and Fields

->Ride with the Bamboo train through rice paddies and orchards and visit of a country village, traditional brick manufacturers.

-> Visit old traditional houses at Madame Boung's.

-> Visit pre-Angkorian Wat Banan temple and the vineyards of the Bayon.

-> Visit Phnom Sampeu, its many pagodas, and caves. Optionally see the bats fly out for their night hunt (add 5$).

TUK-TUK AND DRIVER 20$ OR 25$
BAMBOO TRAIN 5$
ENTRANCE TO 2 TEMPLES 3$
PRODUCE TASTING AT VINEYARD 3$
Full Day: Patrimony: Handicrafts and Ek Phnom

-> Visit artisans who open their homes for you: sculptors, manufacturers of incense, rice cakes, rice wine, rice noodles, and a woman who rolls cigarettes.

-> Visit the pre-Angkorian Wat Ek Phnom and traditional villages.

-> Visit the Fish Market. Learn how the fish paste 'Prohoc', an essential ingredient for Khmer cooking is made.

-> Visit the Memorial Wat Samrong Khnong.

TUK-TUK AND DRIVER 20$ OR 25$
ENTRANCE TO 2 TEMPLES 3$
Full Day: Temples along a Scenic Route

-> Visit Wat Phnom Banan along the river, various villages, the Monkey Bridge, and enormous baths.

-> Reach Sneung temple by crossing rice fields.

-> Visit Phnom Sampeu, its many pagodas, and caves. Optionally see the bats fly out for their night hunt (add 5$).

TUK-TUK AND DRIVER 25$ OR 30$
ENTRANCE TO 2 TEMPLES 3$
Full Day: Go with the Stream

-> Tuk-tuk ride to the NGO Green Orange Café. Very close to the Green Orange Café is also the interesting Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies.

-> Visit Kamping Pouy, a lotus-covered lake. Boat ride through the sea of lotus flowers.

->Go by kayak on Sangker River all the way back to town.

TUK-TUK AND DRIVER 20$ OR 25$
KAYAK RENTAL 12$ / PERSON
BOAT RIDE 8$
Full Day: Killing Fields. Memories of Dystopia

-> Visit Phnom Sampeu, including the 'Killing Caves' and many pagodas.

-> Visit the Memorial Wat Samrong Khnong and its frescoes in cement that tell a grueling story of the abuse suffered under Pol Pot.

-> Visit of Wat Po Khnong and its memorial.

-> Visit Wat Samdech Mony, 12 km southwest of the city, and its colorful 'chapel'.

TUK-TUK AND DRIVER 20$ OR 25$
ENTRANCE TO 2 TEMPLES 3$
Full Day: Culture, Rural Rice Fields, and Orchards. An Unforgettable Day

-> Discovery of rice, fruit, and seasonal vegetable production.

-> Traditional lunch with the family.

-> Take an ox cart ride to a country school, a traditional Khmer style house.

1 PERSON WITH MOTO 40$ ALL INCLUSIVE
2 OR MORE PEOPLE WITH TUK-TUK 30$ / PERSON ALL INCLUSIVE
BOOK 1 DAY IN ADVANCE
Half Day: Downtown
-> Battambang colonial architecture.

-> Wat Kandal where you discover a unique little Angkor Wat copy hidden in the city, Wat Domrey Sor.

TUK-TUK AND DRIVER 15$ OR 20$
2h30: Audio-Guided Tour

-> By Cyclo (2 people max.!) Unusual tour of the city to the sweet rhythm of the cyclo. Discover a unique little copy of Angkor Wat hidden right at the heart of the city.

-> By tuk-tuk, same tour.
CYCLO, DRIVER, AUDIO GUIDE 13$ / PERSON
TUK-TUK, DRIVER, AUDIO GUIDE 15$
More interesting Sights

-> Crocodile Farm, 2$

-> Visit the school of Phare Ponleu Selpak, 5$

-> See a circus performed by professionals trained in the school, 10$

-> Assist at a meal with monks, order 1 day in advance

-> Cooking class with Nary, make a reservation, 10$
-> Guided bike tours with Souksabike, Street 2.1/2
-> Rent a motobike at Gecko Café, Street 3
-> Art galleries: Make Maek and Saamaki, Street 2.1/2
-> Sport along the river: every day at 5 PM
-> Soccer training near Battambang Airport tarmac: girls at 2 PM, boys at 4 PM
-> Visit the French Cultural Institute and the French Montessori School

-> Get into Khmer souvenir photos

All Sights at a Glance
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(5 minutes from the Central Market by Tuk-Tuk)
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