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Angkor Express Boat

Prek Mohatep Village, Battambang 02000, Cambodia
+855 11 881 224
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This is something different than taking a bus. It took us 7 hours to go from the harbor near Siem... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
de-san
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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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You have to do this once!

My wife and I did the Siem Reap to Battembang trip. Picked up in a comfortable air-con ute and... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2018
TheGrebes
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
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Prek Mohatep Village, Battambang 02000, Cambodia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is something different than taking a bus. It took us 7 hours to go from the harbor near Siem Reap to Battambang. So be prepared for a long hot day. Quite expensive 23 US dollars for a simple boat.

Thank de-san
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

My wife and I did the Siem Reap to Battembang trip. Picked up in a comfortable air-con ute and driven about 20 minutes to the ferry. Watch out for the boys who will grab your bag for the short trip the boat and then want...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I completed this trip yesterday (16/3/18) from Battambang to Siem Reap because we had read this way was less crowded and certainly that seemed the case. We were picked up at our hotel in a van then another 12 people were crammed...More

1  Thank Amanda H
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

Wonderful relaxing day on the river. Where you get on and off does depend on the level of the water. We went all the way to the last boat landing where there were tuk tuks waiting to take us the final 10 or 12 km...More

1  Thank carmel_crawford30
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Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

On 28-02-2018 we booked a boattrip from battambang to siam reap. We paid 20 dollars for 1 person. We were told by the bookingcompany that they will take u to siam reap city center. You will see alot of floating fishermanvillages and beautiful landscape. The...More

2  Thank Dennis P
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

I spent a while deciding whether to take the boat or the bus, but I am so happy I chose the boat. I was picked up from my hotel in the morning by motorbike - it was lucky I only had a backpack as I...More

Thank Rob C
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

We took the boat as part of our Cambodia tour in February - dry season. Our guide was to drop us off at the boat terminal at which point we were to be taken by the boat company a little further down the river to...More

2  Thank smac322
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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

I've lived in Asia long enough to know rarely are arrangements as you would expect nor crucially on time however this time even my patience was tried and I began to wonder what sort of service I'd paid plenty (comparative to a bus service) for!...More

Thank Vivienne S
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

The way is very long and uncomfortable, nonetheless the river sides are so picturesque that it worth the pain... The boat is very basic, noisy, and have little convenience... I have been very careful from the morning to drink little by little to avoid to...More

1  Thank Eulalie24
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Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

The trip lasted ovet 8 hours. The benches were not too comfortable and the motor makes a lot of noise even if you're not at the back and after a couple of hours it gets to you. We left more than 1h after what was...More

1  Thank Malou0
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François R
21 March 2018|
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Response from Amanda H | Reviewed this property |
Hi We took this trip 5 days ago Battambang to Siem Reap. The trip down to the boat has steps, wooden ones, Battambang end, that if you are ok with you backpack on your back would be fine with but if you feel a bit unsteady... More
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Amanda H
13 March 2018|
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Response from Rosina A | Reviewed this property |
The docking port further into town is no longer in use. You have no choice but to be dropped off about 10/11 km away from town. The price is fixed but they have a central drop of point. For a small extra fee they usually... More
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MiamiMalmo
29 May 2017|
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Response from angkorfocustravel | Reviewed this property |
Dear all friend for all of you want to book a boat from Siem Reap to Battambang and Battambnang to Siem Reap or from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap or Siem Reap to Phnom Penh you can book online wth Angkor Focus Travel the big... More
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