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Address: Battambang 02360, Cambodia
Phone Number: +855 78 646 068
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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And you can choose the special service in battambang is smilenetlocaltour. blogspot . com we will pickup you at the hotel,Our next stop will bring you to the bamboo train, which we will board as a group. This will make for a truly unique experience, and will take you through a gallery of striking natural beauty, and many further points of historical or cultural interest, which your tour guide will point out. As you travel, your tour guide will teach you about the intriguing history of the railway, and the many different groups and professions which depend on it in their day to day lives.

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Half-Day Battambang City Tour and Bamboo Train Ride
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It's fun! You will meet locals there who actually use the train as a means of transportation. It's sort of a MUST when you visit Battambang.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

It's fun! You will meet locals there who actually use the train as a means of transportation. It's sort of a MUST when you visit Battambang.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Fun and unique. Make sure you wear sunblock. You will be politely reminded by several people to tip your train car driver at the end. Ride the bamboo train while it still exists!

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Agusan del Sur Province, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

About 20 minutes from town is this famous railway. YouTube is a good source of videos and information. Drivers in tuk tucks can be hired for a fair price, they will take you there and bring you back, sometimes with extra sightseeing thrown in around town. The Bamboo train takes about 20 minutes to arrive at a small village that... More 

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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It is just cheap and fun. You get your own bamboo platform on wheels with an engine en there you go. It goes really fast and makes a lot of noise, but who cares. The only thing I didn't like so much about it was that when reach the end of the track the let you wait there for 15... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The bamboo train was great fun, I hadnt expected to enjoy it so much. Would certainly recommend for anyone visiting Battambang

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This single track railway apparently runs all the way to Thailand ! We rode it 7kms to a n. Old brick factory and back . Yo u sit on an exposed platform and get off if you meet someone coming in the opposite direction , they take the platform and the running wheels of , let the other party pass... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The Bamboo train in Battambang is a little bit of a thrill in what otherwise is a more laid back, uneventful town after being in Siem Reap. It's not far by Tuk Tuk to the bamboo train, which is bamboo slats on wheels powered by what looked like a lawn mower engine to hurl it along the bumpy and not-so-straight... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

You're greeted by a "policeman" who takes your money and appoints you a driver. Our poor driver had to give way to every single "carriage" coming the opposite way which meant disassembly the matt and two sets of wheels and us standing in the bush on the side awaiting other "trains". At the end expect to be doggedly pestered to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Must do it you are in Battambang, really a cool and fun experience.i heard they are gonna stop this in a couple of months so be quick.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I get why people go - but having listened to those reasons, wish I hadn't. This is a ONE-WAY rail track with little platforms on top of wheels. Which means any time there is a car coming in the opposite direction, everyone on one of the cars has to bail to the side of the track, often in quite deep... More 

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