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Battambang Bat Caves: Tours & Tickets

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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Phnom Sampeou | off National Highway 57, Battambang 02000, Cambodia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We waited about an hour but at 5:45 PM bats began flying out of the cave in a stream. Thousands and thousands of bats poured out for at least 15 minutes and flew off into the sunset. It was an amazing sight.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank ChicoRanMan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here 4 o clock and set and wait here 5 :30 millions of bat come out we just be watching the bat and cave amazing experience

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank sophontru
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were pushed for time so didn’t manage to do anything other than watching the bats but that was amazing. 4$ Tuk Tuk from the centre (using passapp). The bats came out at around 5.50pm, but I guess it depends on the time of year....More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank mikehughes12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We asked our tuk tuk driver to takes us to the bat cave. When we arrived he informed us of the temple and killing caves. We were pressed for time so went to the killing cave before but didn’t go to the temple. He advised...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank jadec152
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Take a seat at the bottom of the hill, grab a beer and watch the millions of bats come out of the cave

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank twopennybackpackers
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am so glad I went to see this wonder when it’s low season. My tuk tuk driver took me up a mountain from where I witnessed millions of bats leaving their caves but also the best sunset. Tip- I was wearing flip flops! Don’t...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 17 September 2019 via mobile

Fantastic experience to see millions of bats fly out of the bat cave, but they come out when they are ready, so you might wait awhile. Locals can give you a good idea of when to start watching. We sweated buckets waiting, but it was...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank csadoney
Reviewed 14 September 2019

Seeing the millions of bats leave their cave was a fund end to a long day out in the countryside around Battambang. The locals are obviously well set up for tourists with chairs set out, cold drinks etc. so it was pleasant to sit and...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Chris M
Reviewed 10 September 2019

The chance to watch millions of bats exiting the cave at dusk, swarming and flying in fascinating formations as "one", was magical for my son and I. But then again, we love wildlife and nature (there were some very bored tourists there who muttered, "what's...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank chantal268
Reviewed 9 August 2019 via mobile

A really unexpected spectacle. I have not seen anything like this outside a BBC documentary. Literally millions of bats leaving the cave at dusk. Phenomenum lasts almost a hour

Date of experience: August 2019
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Bilal J
17 August 2019|
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Response from 424sam | Reviewed this property |
Taxi is going to charge differently depends how you negotiate but it is very possible to go and come back, only thing is it will be night when you return from BB as it is that evening time you are capturing there so after... More
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Evefeeney
18 June 2019|
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Response from floors141 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know the specific address. But what I can recommend is to just book a tricycle, and ask for the more quiet area to watch the bats. Our driver dropped us off near a hill, and this place was less crowded that the bar... More
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1 October 2018|
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Response from David R | Reviewed this property |
No entry fee, although you’ll want to sit down in one of the many bars that occupy the street as there’s no exact time the bats will appear and it can take about 45 minutes for them all to leave. So the cost of a drink is... More
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