Cycling in Asia forum
Cycling trip: Phnom Penh - Siem Reap!
28th June, 2010
I'm Jochem, a 20 year-old Dutchman who's traveling SEA at his own leisure. Now, I have been from Hanoi to Phu Quoc island & back to Saigon on a motorbike, and now that I've pretty much seen Vietnam (loved it!) I'm looking for a new adventure in a new country!
So I sold my motorbike in HCMC and went to Cambodia with the plan of buying a bicylcle in Phnom Penh and riding it to Siem Reap (or further), really taking my time and no rushing, so that I can fully enjoy the country!
Question is, is anyone here up for joining me? I did most of my motorbike trip with other people too and though I still enjoyed it on my own, I prefer the company of another person! Cycling through Cambodia definitely sounds like a more original/better way of seeing the country than through the window of a bus that's heading straight from Phnom Penh to Angkor Wat and rush rush over the Thai border!
I'm planning on leaving next saturday, which should give me enough time to get everything sorted, see some of the city in the meanwhile & I have to wait for my Thai visa anyway. Hope to hear from someone, you can either leave a message below or e-mail me at email@example.com (I check my mail more often).
P.S. Any tips on route, gear etc. are more than welcome too!
#1 Posted: 6/7/2010 - 11:37
Add your reply
You need to be logged in to add a reply.
Not a member? you can join here.
|Possibly related discussions||Replies||Views||Latest reply|
|Cycling from Siem Reap to Phnom Penh ...||10||2654||2 Jul 2013|
|Phnom Penh-Siem Reap-Phnom Penh ...||1||1974||2 Mar 2014|
|DIY phnom Penh to Siem Reap ...||8||7171||19 Sep 2010|
|How to get From Siem Reap - Phnom Penh ...||15||46165||15 Jun 2012|
|One day in Phnom Penh and One day + in Siem Reap ...||4||7070||29 Sep 2008|
|bus to siem reap from phnom penh ...||2||6268||5 Jan 2007|
|Phnom Penh to Siem Reap ...||4||6729||26 Dec 2006|
|Siem Reap to Phnom Penh ...||0||7246||15 Dec 2011|
|Siem Reap to Phnom Penh - 9 day itinerary ...||2||5740||8 Dec 2009|
|Travel from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap ...||0||5601||3 Jan 2009|