Tour Code : PWL
Trip Duration: 04 Days
Activity : Cycling
Grade : Medium
Distance : 48km for mountain biking
A highland Cambodia, Mondulkiri is home to the hardy Phnong people and their noble elephants. The landscape is a seductive mix of pine clumps, grassy hills and windswept valleys. The cycling trip will bring you from the provincial town of Mondulkiro province to Dakdam village, Putru village and their waterfalls along the dirt and gravel road. Along the cycling way, forest, seasonal fields, mountain ranges, grassland, Phnong villages and their houses are found. Meeting indigenous Phnong people, their most beautiful waterfall (Bousra) and belief are also part of this tour.
At a glance
DAY 01 PHNOM PENH TO SEN MONOROM BY PUBLIC AIR-CONDITIONED VAN.
DAY 02 PEDAL TO DAKDAM VILLAGE, ITS WATERFALL, PUTRU VILLAGE AND ITS WATERFALL.
DAY 03 SEN MONOROM TO BOUSRA WATERFALL BY CAR.
DAY 04 SEN MONOROM TO PHNOM PENH BY PUBLIC AIR-CONDITIONED VAN.
What to bring : Two changes of clothes, long pants and shirt with sleeves during the trek, good hiking
shoes, sunscreen, hat, mosquito repellent, flashlight, sarong for bathing (required for women), camera.
A Group Size : a minimum of 2 and a maximum of 8 persons
• 03-night accommodation at the hotel
• Meals as mentioned in the program (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
• English Speaking Guide cum cycling assistant
• Public Transfers for Phnom Penh-Sen Monorom-Phnom Penh with private air-conditioned vehicle
• Mountain bike rental fees indicated in the program
• First aid kits
• Entrance Fees
• Snow Towers and drinking water during excursions
DAY 01 PHNOM PENH DEPARTURE-SEN MONOROM ARRIVAL
Today you will depart for Sen Monorom town located in a seductive mix of pine clumps, grassy hills and windswept valleys. Public van will bring you there and take about 06 hours. (ETD/ETA: 0730/0130) In the afternoon, you will reach in Sen Monorom and your guide will meet you and transfer to your hotel. After a long and hilly drive, relax and enjoy the surrounding from your hotel. Free at leisure and it will be nice to stroll around the town in the evening. Your guide will bring you to a local restaurant. Dinner at a local restaurant. Overnight in Sen Monorom.
DAY 02 SEN MONOROM-DAKDAM VILLAGE-ROMANEA WATERFALL BY MOUNTAIN BIKE
You will have your breakfast at a local restaurant and begin your pedaling trip to Dakdam village. This ride will take about 02 hours based on your cycling skill on the hilly tarmac road. On the way, you will experience the lifestyle of Phnong people and their weaving skills. Proceed to Romanea Waterfall. Have a picnic lunch near Romanea fall. In the afternoon, cycle to Putang village where you can also see the minority houses and its teaming elephants. Proceed to your ride to the town and return to your hotel and refresh for a while. Dinner at a local restaurant. Overnight in Sen Monorom.
Meals: B, L, D
DAY 03 SEN MONOROM-BOUSRA WATERFALL-SEN MONOROM
After breakfast at the local restaurant, your guide will bring you to visit the town market where you can find some minority people carry their back basket filled with local products like vegetables and meats and sell at the market. Continue your trip to Bousra waterfall, one of the most beautiful waterfalls in Cambodia and enjoy water there. On the way back, you will make a stop at Poulung village and meet the minorities. Proceed to coffee plantation and explore their method of growing. Lunch at a local restaurant. In the afternoon, continue to Sen Mnorom waterfall with a deep pond and enjoy a plunge there. Then visit Angkor forest and Sea Forest which location is the highest point in Sen Monorom. Then continue to Hill Tries Cultural village where you will find the forest spirit statue and enjoy the splendid view during the sun setting. Dinner at a local restaurant. Overnight in Sen Monorom.
Meals: B, L, D
DAY 04 SEN MONOROM-PHNOM PENH
After breakfast at a local restaurant, free at leisure on your own and enjoy your stay in this minority town. Your guide will meet you and have lunch at a local restaurant before taking a public van to Phnom Penh. (ETD/ETA: 1330-1930)
Meals: B, L
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