Cycling Angkor – Independent Flexible Discreet & Joyful
A Paradise for Cyclists
Angkor is ideal for cyclists: Most temples are in easy striking distance and the terrain is flat as a board.
There is a wide range of routes where only cyclists can go.
Cycling is cool
Expand your scope.
Help to make Angkor quiet and clean.
Advice for cyclists
- Angkor Map PDF
With red marked cycling tips
- Angkor Cycling Tips and Routes PDF
listing the cycling tips.
Dress, equipment and safety
Wear a helmet and sunglasses.
Respect the temples by covering your shoulders and knees.
Have solid, water-resistant shoes.
Have enough water and snacks with you.
As in the tropics, the darkness falls suddenly, make yourself visible.
Mountain bikes – the better choice
The size must fit.
“Mountain bikes handle the notorious potholes like a dream, and I could outrun most scooters and tuk-tuks.” (J.H.)
Find your routes
Book a Temple Talk (with comprehensive information for cyclists).
On the first day with Bakong and Banteay Srei, you go by car and the following days on two wheels.
Make your choice:
• On the walls of Angkor Thom
• You can drive inside Ta Prohm and Preah Khan.
• Hidden temples north of Angkor Thom
• Find more routes with the Angkor Map