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Photo by Michael Jordan
enjoying a meal at sunset,
Zangskar Valley, India



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good bike rental in laos and/or cambodia

hello,
i am on my way to SEA and would like to rent a bike (most prefarebly one that allows to ride with a pillion rider) in either laos or cambodia,
has anyone made some good experiences or can recommand some company.

would be grateful for some hints!

cheers

anton
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hello,

the bike rent market is almost inexistent in lao. there s much more offer in cambodia, prices are cheap (around 10-15 usd for a honda xr250 type, sometimes even less + you can bargain if you rent for 1-2 weeks).
try my friend, he's used to renting to foreigners, you can also get insurance, equipment, guide, etc ... with him, some people from the Hubb have gone with him) : http://www.phnompenhbike.com/

most bike rental dealers are in phnom penh, siem reap (near angkor wat).

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There are a few bike rental shops in Laos

1. VIENTIANE

PVO
344 Samsenthai Rd
Vientiane.
Tel: (856-21) 214 444
Mobile: 020 5515611 & 020 5654533.
Note country code = 856
Area code for Vientiane = 21
Email= <LaoPVO@hotmail.com>

Fuark Motocross Service.
T2 Road
Ban Nakham
Vientiane.
Tel (856) 021 - 261970 & 213319. Mobile 020 5521661.
Has a few 250 Bajas rent or knows where to get some. Fuarks is also very good big bike service in Laos.

Green Discovery
54 Setthathirat Rd, Nam Phou
Vientiane, Lao P.D.R.
Email: <info@greendiscoverylaos.com>
Phone: +856-21-251564, 223022 & +856-21-212106
has a half dozen 250 bajas for rent.

SB VIENTIANE MOTOR
opposite the Kopchaideu.
Tel 021 215390 & 020 5400 373
has a couple of 250 Bajas.

KT Motorcycle Hire
Mobile: 020 550 7770 & 020 5614201. (No English spoken = good luck when you ring.)
on Setha Thirat road, just a couple of hundred metres up from the Kopchaideu Pub.
has a few 250 Bajas for rent.

2. In Pakxe S Laos. The Lane Kham hotel has 3 Honda XR250s for rent at US$20 a day.

3. In Vang Vieng. Jai Dee Pub Restuarant has 2 x Honda XR250s for rent.



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