Sunset and Batcave in Battambang Tuk-Tuk tour
Battambang(Tour starts from )
This tuk-tuk tour takes you to the base of Sampov Mountain, in time for you to catch the sunset and take in spectacular views of Battambang. Sampov Mountain is a truly special for locals and visitors alike.
Why this trip?
It is the only place in Battambang with more than million bats with magnificent sunset view. You will have a chance to explore the hidden historical caves on the top of the mountain and get to see the long line of bats flying out from mountain cave.
Things to prepare for the trip
Hiking shoes/ Sensible clothes (Shirt cover your shoulder and short cover your knees)/ Sunscreen, Sunglasses/ Camera
Meet up at Butterfly Tours’ office in Battambang
Hike Sampov Mountain
You will be able to take in incredible views of the lush green forest, rice fields, and the twinkling lights of the distant Battambang town—this is truly a sight to behold!
The Temple Wall
Visit an ancient Buddhist temple with walls decorated in traditional Eastern art. Learn many stories and traditions associated with these decorated walls, and its connection to Buddhism in Cambodia.
Walk through the caves and learn about the atrocities committed during this difficult period of Cambodia’s history, but look out too for the fissures that allows light in—a symbolic reminder that hope and reconciliation will always prevail.
The Sublime Lookout
Immerse yourself in this sublime scenery, and take in the deep orange hues falling below the horizon.
As we approach the top of Sampov Mountain, we will likely spot small groups of monkeys scampering around the nearby trees.
The Bat Caves
We're just in time to catch the bats! As darkness falls, we will begin to see thousands of nocturnal bats taking flight from the surrounding caves in a massive formation of dark, black clouds.
Extra expense you should prepare
Beverages and meals/ Travel insurance