The Kingdom of Cambodia is incredibly rich inAn amazing history and famous for Buddhist culture. Ancient temples, coral islands and wild nature have perfectly merged with the civilized world. Previously, the boundaries of the kingdom were banned for tourists. Dictator Paul Later, during his reign destroyed more than half the population. But today the country is at the stage of revival and gladly welcomes guests, dedicating its secrets.
There are several ways to get to Cambodia
So, when you are already charged with the positive andAnticipation of the upcoming adventures have collected a suitcase, do not forget to check your passport. It is not something that you should not be overdue, but must be valid for at least six months from the date of your arrival in Cambodia.
Apply for a visa to Cambodia. You can apply at the Consular Section of the Embassy of Cambodia in your city, if any. As an option - to apply for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the kingdom and in return to receive an electronic visa. Also you can apply for a visa on arrival at the first checkpoint, if you have full order in other documents. This circumstance is not inherent in Laos. The cost of the visa fee is about 50 euros, but the price can fluctuate and gradually rise.
Now it's up to the air ticket. But here it is somewhat more complicated than with other directions. There is no direct flight, although there are exceptions as privileges for travel companies, as well as charters. Most often, planes are sent to the capital of the state - Phnom Penh.
If you need to get to Siem Reap, thenIt is necessary to pass the border control in Aranyaprathet. Public transport runs from the northern bus station of Bangkok. The travel time will be about four hours, and the ticket price is about $ 10.
Upon arrival in Aranyapratet, change toA minibus that goes to the Thai checkpoint. On the border you will be put up a seal, and you will be able to fully move to the office of the migration service of the kingdom. Present your document or visa in place. After the formalities are settled, buy a ticket for public transportation or hire a taxi. The difference in price is 5-8 times. For a taxi you can ask for more than $ 100, but know that the Khmer people are benevolent and like to bargain, if you find the right approach, the amount can be reduced by half.
Going to Cambodia, it is advisable to immediately make a currency exchange, because it is customary to tip - small, but for each service rendered, and you will be treated like a royal person.