Other Need-to-Know Information about Cambodia
The Cambodian culture is quite unique, having been influenced by Buddhism, Hinduism, the Angkor civilization, and French colonialism. There are a number of ethnic minorities and hill tribes, in addition to the Khmer majority. Through your Cambodia motorbike travel, you will see experience the food, clothing, architecture, and more that has been created by this unique culture.
The natural beauty of the land itself will also leave an impression. There are dozens of tree species, and hundreds of different bird, fish, reptile, and mammal species, thanks to the tropical forests that dominate this part of the world. Cambodia has established several national parks and biosphere reserves to help protect these plants and animals.
As a westerner, you’ll need to obtain a visa to enter the country. This can be done in advance from a Cambodian embassy or consulate, on arrival at both international airports and some land crossings, or online through Cambodia’s e-Visa program. You’ll most likely arrive by plane, and there are international airports in Phnom Penh and Siem Reap. There are several land border crossings open to foreigners, and you can even arrive by boat from Laos, Vietnam, or Thailand.
Planet Ride should be your only choice for motorcycle adventure in Cambodia
Whether you are looking for on-road riding, or off-road Cambodia motorbike adventures, Planet Ride will not disappoint! An example of the cross-country adventures offered by Planet Ride is 7 days of riding on a BMW 650GS from Phnom Penh, through Senmomonorom National Park, to Siem Reap, while venturing into Laos, and along the Thai and Vietnamese borders. Each day you’ll spend an average of about 4 hours riding along city streets, country roads, and small dirt trails. Along the way, you’ll have a truly authentic experience with the people and culture of Cambodia as we stop in small villages during our rides and discover their way of life and local products.
Additional Benefits of riding with Planet Ride
No matter which you decide to choose, our Cambodia motorbike tours will provide you a unique road trip experience, and the possibilities are practically endless. You can choose to join a group with fixed travel dates, or select your own dates and group members. Then, you’ll head off for an absolutely unforgettable road trip! Our specialist travel partners in Cambodia will help you discover the beauty, culture, and richness of the lands you explore, while also offering any technical assistance you may need. Choose a route and indulge your riding pleasures, whether on-road, or off the beaten path!
While the example tour above was certainly for a more experienced rider, Planet Ride also offers motorcycle trips for all levels of experience. Whether, low mileage on well-paved roads or long distances off-road, we have a Cambodia motorbike experience for you. No matter what kind of Cambodia motorbike adventures you want to get into, look no further than Planet Ride!