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Great way to travel from Vietnam to Cambodia up the Mekong

We took this fast boat from Chau Doc to Phnom Penh in August, during rainy season. The boat was... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
Nelson, New Zealand
A nice alternative to entering Cambodia

Hang Chau Tourist provides an excellent transfer service between Chau Doc, Vietnam and Phnom Penh... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2018
Stefan L
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Chau Doc, Vietnam
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Reviewed 18 September 2018

We took the fast ferry from Phnom Penh to Chau Doc. We had a reservation and arrived early to find out the boat was an hour late and now leaving at 2.30 for our four hour trip.No problem as you can leave luggage in the...More

Reviewed 4 September 2018

We took this fast boat from Chau Doc to Phnom Penh in August, during rainy season. The boat was full, but not crowded. It was comfortable enough and far better than doing the trip by bus!

1  Thank ingridh173
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Boat was late, the staff weren't particularly friendly as we chose to do the visa ourselves rather than pay them an extra $4 per visa (it's easy to do it yourself and should only cost $30), they threw our bags around when boarding/exiting (so avoid...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2018

Hang Chau Tourist provides an excellent transfer service between Chau Doc, Vietnam and Phnom Penh in Cambodia. Visas are taken care of by the friendly staff, the ride is smooth and you even get a snack hamper for the trip free of charge. This is...More

Thank Stefan L
Reviewed 10 July 2018

I attempted to Book Hang Chau ferry from Chau Doc from my hotel. But actually the ferry I was on was the Victoria Chau Doc Ferry. Lonely Planet says this ferry is US$95, but the ferry I was on cost me just US$27. Confusing but...More

1  Thank davewastech
Reviewed 21 June 2018

I've written this review because when we were looking into this option I found it hard to get good feedback on this mode of travel. We booked this speedboat as a alternative to flying or road transport to get from Phnom Penh to Chau Doc....More

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Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

A unique way of crossing the border, catch a speedboat. You also get to ride a ‘tuk tuk carriage’ (see pic) as it cycles it’s way from your hotel to the dock where the speedboat awaits you. Two spots during the journey upstream on the...More

1  Thank Z6313AZlizc
Reviewed 26 April 2018

Had some difficulty accessing information for visa from Cambodia. Correct information supplied by Hang Chau Express Boat plus promptly replied to my query re toilet on board. Quite a delay at Vietnamese side of boarder which cut short our time to explore Chau Doc. Wonderful...More

1  Thank Christina_Wangi
Reviewed 12 March 2018

We took the Express Boat from Chau Doc to Phnom Penh. It was comfortable and felt very stable. The staff on the boat were friendly and organised the exit and entry requirements for Vietnam/Cambodia respectively (one passport photo required for Cambodia visa). The visa process...More

1  Thank Sue B
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

The boat leaves from the landing at the Sunrise Palace Restaurant which is next door to the Châu Doc Victoria Hotel at 7.30am. We had arranged a booking through the Dong Boa Hotel where we were staying but you could book through most hotels. At...More

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This from the Hang Chou information document: Time : 5 hours - Chau Doc- Vinh Xuong border: 1 hour - Time of formalities : 1 hour - Vinh Xuong-Phompenh : 3 hours Our boat got in to Phnom Penh a little later than... More