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Bamboo Train

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Address: NR6, Cambodia, Battambang 02360, Cambodia
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+855 93 602 500
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05:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 05:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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Welcome to Bamboo train Battambang !

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US$37.50*
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Half-Day Battambang City Tour and Bamboo Train Ride
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I like trains so this was a hit for me. A bumpy ride but fun. Wouldn't pass NZ health and safety standards, but we didn't fall off. Downside for me was being asked to tip the... read more

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Sorry, this was a bit trap for your wallet. We have explicitly explained to our tuktuk driver, that we are not interested in bamboo train but we were brought there anyway. The prize is too high for just wooden platform. There is nothing to see around and you are a bit pushed to buy again at the market at the... More 

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Thank Lenka B
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Boring tourist trap. Do not go here if you dont have to! Definetly not worth the relative high price of 5 dollars

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Thank Joel S
Hamilton, New Zealand
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6 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I like trains so this was a hit for me. A bumpy ride but fun. Wouldn't pass NZ health and safety standards, but we didn't fall off. Downside for me was being asked to tip the driver at end of run.

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Thank jo519
Melbourne, Australia
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493 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Before the railway is restored and the sides of the track are cleared for real trains try and get to the Bamboo Train. Brace yourself for a once in a lifetime experience and set time aside to have a walk around the village at the other end to get a feel for the real Cambodia.

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Thank Llewellyn53
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It was great thing to do in battambang. It looked like rolly coster in my city but it hurt.your bootom. Recommend

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Thank Amanda G
Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A group of six did this on a Monday morning and it was so much fun! It costs USD $5 per person and as soon as we arrived we jumped on one straight away. It's pretty much a bamboo platform sitting on two axles powered by a motor, and you sit on the platform two at front and two behind... More 

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Thank BrianaKC
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

it was a fun experience wish we could've spent a bit more time at other end as the fokls selling souvenirs don't have too much time before you have to get back on

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Thank Ghislain F
Valencia, Spain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

If you have time of going there you can enjoy a nice time travelling in the Bamboo Train. It is quite shocking everything even funny. Go there and enjoy a couple of hours.

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Thank ENRIC-23
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

i was so happy to do bamboo train and it was amazing. i feel that, it was strange, i don't know how it work and what people use it for? anyway, it was good i am sure''

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Thank Geoge L
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly recommended. Heard it's soon to be closed by the government, get on while you can. Enjoyable ride through the Battambang countryside.

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