Vietnam and Cambodia are neighbouring countries and travellers to Vietnam are always looking for extension tour to discover Angkor temples in Cambodia, the must see tourist attraction in any tour package to Southeast Asia.
Tourists normally fly from their countries to Ho Chi Minh City or Hanoi to start their Vietnam holiday and there are some options to get to Angkor temples from Vietnam as below:
Tourists will take the flight to Siem Reap and Vietnam airlines is offering three flights a day as below:
1. VN 931 12:45 16:05 1 stop in Luang Prabang
2. VN 837 15:30 17:10 0
3. VN 835 18:10 19:50 0
Note: The fares are from US$200 per ticket. Vivutravel advises tourists to book early to enjoy promotional fares.
Tourists have choice to flight with Silkair 636 Danang - Siem Reap ( 17:00 - 18:25) on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday or Vietnam airlines VN 825 Danang - Siem Reap (17:00 - 18:25) on Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday.
Note: The fares are from around US$ 150/ticket.
From Ho Chi Minh city
There are flights to Siem Reap daily as below:
1. VN 3819 08:20 09:40
2. VN 813 16:30 17:30
3. VN 815 19:35 20:35
Note: The fares are from around US$ 120/ticket.
From Chau Doc
Chau Doc is one of the provinces in Mekong delta region in Vietnam, to get to Cambodia, tourists will take the speed boat from Chau Doc to Phnom Penh then it is easy to take the flight from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap. Tourists can also choose to take another boat trip or land transfer which takes around 6 hours.
Daily departure: Chau Doc 07.30 - Phnom Penh 12:00.
Ticket: From US$24/ticket
The majestic and mysterious temples of Angkor are beyond words and imagination. Tourists will definitely be surprised and deeply impressed with what they see here. To see all temples in Angkor, it takes a week so Vivutravel recommends tourists to visit the below mentioned temples.
1. Angkor Wat Temple
2. Bayon Temple
3. Ta Prohm
4. Angkor Thom
5. Banteay Srei
6. Phnom Bakheng
7. Preah Khan
8. Pre Rup
9. Banteay Kdei
10. Ta Keo
Best things to do in Angkor
1. Cycling tour to visit the temples of Angkor.
2. Taking tuktuk tour (local transportation)
3. Riding elephant around Bayon temple
4. Trekking around Angkor temples
5. Seeing sunrise or sunset on Phnom Bakheng
6. Taking boat trip on Tonle Sap lake