Travel to Vietnam and Cambodia
Vietnam and Cambodia are countries that share borders and because of its proximity and easy access by road, river and air, there are many people who decide to go from Ho Chi Minh City, The capital of South Vietnam until the temples of Angkor, In the city of Siem Reap (Cambodia).
Vietnam Tourism: Where to Start
The flight to VietnamWhether a trip to Vietnam for free or a trip to Vietnam with agency organized the first thing is to find a flights to Vietnamthe route is 12 hours by plane, that due to the great distance between Viet Nam, it is necessary to make at least 1 scale.
Visa to VietnamTo travel to Viet Nam it is necessary to arrange a visa for Spaniards, is a mere procedure that is done over the internet, for example on our website, and takes 3 working days (request your Visa here:) Vietnam visa).
Vietnam travel: places to visitViet Nam is an elongated country where there is a distance of more than 2000 km from North to South. Highlights of Viet Nam and the most popular one for travel to Viet Nam are:
- In the North of Viet Nam: Hanoi the capital of Viet Nam, the Halong Bay the most spectacular landscape of Viet Nam near Hanoi and Sapa trekking paradise.
- The Center of Viet Nam: the star is without a doubt the city of Hoi An and also Hue, the former capital of the Empire of Viet Nam.
- South of Viet Nam: Ho Chi Minh City formerly called Saigon and capital of Viet Nam in the South and finally, the Mekong Delta rice, water and life.
From Vietnam to CambodiaLeaving the trip to Vietnam, with Ho Chi Minh City or failing, southern Vietnam, the last stop and if there is time is highly recommended approaching the neighboring Cambodia to visit Temples of Angkor in the city of Siem Reap.
Transportation between Vietnam and CambodiaViet Nam and Cambodia are countries that are very well connected among them. It is possible to catch a flight to Siem Reap just 1 hour. Due to the tourist of the Angkor temples and Viet Nam Airlines is almost the only airline that covers the route is that prices are high, reason that pushes the vast majority of travelers to consider the trip to Cambodia by bus on road, by boat or speedboat.
Bus between Vietnam and CambodiaWith a price of just 10€ / way and night buses, converted to the Flights from Vietnam to Cambodia the most popular means of transport.
Boats and speedboats between Vietnam and CambodiaRoad to Siem Reap, you can leverage to visit the mekong delta. So one of the most exotic and fun ways is to use a boat or motorboat quickly rising mekong River towards Cambodia (more information about schedules, prices and routes of ships and speedboats between Viet Nam and Cambodia in our forum section) move between Vietnam and Cambodia).
Tourism Cambodia: where to start
Visa to CambodiaLike Viet Nam, it is necessary to arrange a visa to Cambodia to visit the country. In the case of Cambodia, it is easier since it is not necessary to make any prior formality, simply pay rates at the border (more information on the) visa to Cambodia).
Traveling through Cambodia: places to visitThe 2 most important tourist attractions in Cambodia are: Phnom Penh, the capital of the country and the Temples of Angkor, in the city of Siem Reap.
The Phnom Penh Cambodian capital is a place that some travelers opt to ignore if there is enough time, to so focus on the temples of Angkor Wat. Due to its strategic location the city of Phnom Penh, located halfway between Ho Chi Minh City and Siem Reap (Angkor temples), often must stop to make night and rest of the journey by river or road.
The Temples of Angkor or better said, the city of Siem Reap, which is the place of Cambodia where stands this architectural Marvel known as the Temple Angkor Wat. At this point, the vast majority of travelers spend between 1-3 days visiting the Angkor complex and also the surroundings, for example the Kompong Pluk floating village.
Itineraries: Travel to Vietnam and Cambodia
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