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Join this trip and discover the many treasures of Cambodia on this amazing 7-day journey.

Visit Siem Reap and the magnificent temples of Angkor. Stretching over some 154 square miles, including forested area, Angkor Archaeological Park contains the remains of the different capitals of the Khmer Empire, from the 9th to the 15th century. They include the famous Temple of Angkor Wat, Angkor Thom,  and the Bayon Temple with its countless sculptural decorations.

Get on your bicycle to explore Battambang’s countryside, and hop aboard the bamboo train to travel through beautiful landscape and rice paddies.

Each day, you’ll have the chance to meet the good people of Cambodia by visiting various community projects. You’ll get to meet the managers of nonprofit associations working toward reintegrating poor people into society. Learn about local initiatives that exemplify how humanitarian aid work can lead to improved, and more enjoyable, lives for everyone involved.

Itinerary:
Day 1:
Siem Reap Arrival
Day 2 and Day 3:
Siem Reap
Day 4:
Siem Reap → Battambang
Day 5 :
Battambang -Bicycle day!
Day 6:
Battambang → Siem Reap
Day 7:
Siem Reap → Departure
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SUSTAINABLE CORNER

The Sustainable projects of your journey:

HAVEN

HAVEN is a non-religious social enterprise that opened its gate in December 2011 and is a training restaurant for vulnerable young adults from orphanages* and safe shelters, as well as underprivileged young adults from very rural poor areas. By teaching them quality work skills as well as important life skills, the organization supports these young people in their transition from institution to real world as well as giving them a chance to step out of the poverty cycle.

http://www.haven-cambodia.com/en/about-haven/

Banteay Srey Butterfly Centre: BBC

Banteay Srey Butterfly Centre (BBC) is an interactive butterfly exhibit located 25 km north of Siem Reap, on the road to the Banteay Srey Temple.

The exhibit consists of a netted tropical garden with thousands of free-flying butterflies, all of which are native species to Cambodia. The enclosure is Southeast Asia’s largest butterfly exhibit and provides residents and tourists with an interactive and visual environment to learn about butterflies and support local communities.

http://www.angkorbutterfly.com/bbcvisit.html

The Cambodia Landmine Museum

The Cambodian Landmine Museum Relief Facility (CLMMRF) is more than a museum.  It is also a home that provides education and support for dozens of at-risk youth and landmine-affected children rescued by the CLMMRF NGO.  Many children who are part of this family suffered overwhelming hardships. The Cambodian Landmine Museum Relief Facility was created so that it might serve as a place of healing for bodies, hearts, and minds.

http://www.cambodialandminemuseum.org/

Sala Baï

Created in 2002 by the French NGO Agir Pour Le Cambodge, Sala Baï is a free hotel school based in Siem Reap, Cambodia. Each year, the school, trains 100 young disadvantaged Cambodians to the four main professions of the hospitality industry: restaurant waiter/waitress, cook, receptionist, and housekeeping attendants.

http://www.salabai.com/html/ecole.php?p_lang=en

Phare Ponleu Selpak

Phare Ponleu Selpak (PPS) is a non-profit Cambodian association working with vulnerable children, young adults, and their families through 3 interweaving fields of intervention: arts schools, social support, and educational programs.

http://www.phareps.org/

SOKSA BIKE

Soksabike is committed to practicing tourism responsibly through contributing to Battambang’s social sustainabilty, environmental conservation, and tourist education.

http://www.soksabike.com/about-us/whats-with-the-name/

VIDÉO

WISDOM OF CAMBODIA by Nicolas Bailleul

http://vimeo.com/68950691

HIGHLIGHTS
  • Ride the famous Bamboo train and appreciate the beautiful landscape and rice paddies of Battambang.
  • Discover the colorful pagodas and vibrant atmosphere of Siem Reap’s market.
  • Be mesmerized by the temples of Angkor Wat.
  • Meet the students of Sala Bai’s school, which serves young Cambodians from impoverished family backgrounds.
  • Cycle 18 miles through the beautiful countryside of Battambang
Destination:
North Cambodia
Duration:
7-Days
Group Size:
private tour, minimum 1 person
Price From:
$1003.00
Call: (415) 952-0319 or
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