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Bamboo Train

NR6, Cambodia, Battambang 02360, Cambodia
+855 93 602 500
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Half-Day Battambang City Tour and Bamboo Train Ride
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Welcome to Bamboo train Battambang !
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  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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NR6, Cambodia, Battambang 02360, Cambodia
+855 93 602 500
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great little ride, not sure about safety regulations but still a bit if a thrill. You need to add a couple of dollars to tip the drivers, they are worth it. Resist the sellers at the other end. It's a good little buzz if...More

Thank Rob l
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just $US5.00 tuk-yuk ride from centre of town. Another fiver for the ride. Good fun and cleverly made little rail cars that build up some good speed. Amazing what can be made with scrap timber, bamboo slats and a lawn mower engine! Give it a...More

Thank Don P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was quite an experience indeed. The trains were actually just bamboo platforms on make shift wheels. It was really amusing seeing the locals assemble and reassemble it again within seconds. The ride was interesting with view of the jungle and fields. However, the run...More

Thank LydiaMayWong
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unique,exhillarating,fun but a health and safety nightmare. Enjoyed the ride immensely but what a shame about the terrible plastic litter at the beginning and end. The pressure to tip makes the whole process a huge guilt trip.

Thank Krocodiletears
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went on the Bamboo Train recently and enjoyed the simple ingenuity of the concept. No official trains to link small communities along the line so make some bamboo bases to sit on, grab some spare rail carriage wheels and a petrol engine put them together...More

Thank Crwydro2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family loved the Bamboo train! We heard that it may close soon; this would be a shame for the communities who benefit from the tourism it brings to the area.

Thank Teigr69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Riding the bamboo train, albeit a novelty and tourist attraction, was lots of fun especially when it goes at its top speed! Last about 45 mins from start to finish with a stop at some stalls where you can buy souvenirs and drinks. Our tuk...More

1  Thank Alison V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Probably last chance to visit as the new motorway will cut the tracks. Brilliant fun rocketing along dodgy railway tracks on a wooden platform !

Thank Tim W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Going going going gone! Don't miss this amazing ride. The Cambodian government has been trying to get rid of this gem to make way for a proper railway for years but they're genuinely close to removing the last section of track. Get on it before...More

Thank Melanie F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is really fun to do in Battambang during the day time, i and my other friends was been took the Bamboo Train in Battambang very very interesting ,

Thank Ross T
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Jan H
19 August 2017|
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Response from cafekangoo | Reviewed this property |
About 8 I think. Your guest house or driver will be able to advise you