Experience boat trip from Chau Doc to Phnom Penh

Experience boat trip from Chau Doc to Phnom Penh

Peaceful scenery en route
Actually, Chau Doc – Phnom Penh itself is a journey done by an enjoyable boat trip up the Mekong River. In general, traveling from Chau Doc to Phnom Penh by boat is usually a much more expensive means of transportation than the bus. However, it does involve the feeling of being in the open air which is often unbeatable in Southeast Asia and some spectacular scenery through the Mekong Delta. From simple fast boats to luxury 3 day itineraries which allow you to take in sights and attractions while being aboard an upmarket boat, staying in riverside hotels along the way, there are many things for you to enjoy. mekong delta cruise

Boat trip to Phnom Penh

Boat trip to Phnom Penh- source: internet

Among many ways to travel from Vietnam to Cambodia, one of the best choices is by Mekong express boat. A place you must put in your holiday in Vietnam is the Mekong Delta with colorful market and friendly people. Deeply discovering the impressively mysterious landscape and taking an express boat from Chau Doc to Phnom Penh, what’s an awesome combination! These kinds of the Mekong Delta tours connecting to Phnom Penh require at least 3 days.

Hang Chau and Blue Cruise are the two boat companies operating the route from Chau Doc to Phnom Penh. The duration to cover the distance of 130km from Chau Doc to Phnom Penh is about 5 hours (including the immigration procedure at the border). The express boat will cruise to the Tone Le Sap River in Phnom Penh City through Bassac River in Vietnam. Indeed, it is such a stunning way to travel from Vietnam to Cambodia or vice-versa along the great Mekong River. You can see more: Best Indochina tours

Hang Chau Speed Boat

 

Hang Chau Express Boat

Hang Chau Express Boat-source: internet

Considered as the pioneer operating the route from Chau Doc to Phnom Penh, Hang Chau Speed Boat runs small boats from 15 to 30 seats. All boats are fully equipped with life-jackets, toilet and a resting area for photo taking and sight-seeing, etc. Nevertheless, Hang Chau speed boats are not really professional ones with high quality services.

Pick up/Ending point:

  • In Chau Doc: Con Tien Floating Restaurant: Address: Zone 5, Tran Hung Dao Street, Chau Doc Town, An Giang Province, Vietnam.
  • In Phnom Penh: International Port: Address: No 103 Sisowath Street, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

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