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bodhijack Jul 22nd, 2004 06:17 PM

air triangle- chiang mai to luang prabang to siem reap???
 
trying to do both luang prabang, and siem reap, from bangkok or chiang mai. any suggestions?

Kathie Jul 22nd, 2004 07:19 PM

I believe you'll have to backtrack to do it. Bangkok Air has a monopoly on flights from Bangkok to Siem Reap. I don't believe there are any flights from CM to SR. Bangkok Air also flies from Bangkok to Luang Prabang. I have heard a rumor that there is now a Lao Aviation flight from CM to LP. I also don't know of any flights between Siem Reap and Luang Prabang. Your best bet may be a discovery pass on Bangkok Air, and just accept that you'll have to backtrack trhough Bangkok.

Tangata Jul 22nd, 2004 08:10 PM

There is a Lao Air flight between Chiangmai and Luang Prabang, we took it a few weeks ago.

Whilst we were at LP airport a plane took off for Siam Reap, I think it was a Bangkok Air flight. So it looks as though you could fly CM - LP - SR - BKK.

Kenstee Jul 23rd, 2004 12:48 PM

If you do this routing don't forget to get Bangkok Air's Discover Asia Pass. To qualify you must take 3+ flights on Bangkok Air. Domestic legs are [email protected] International ones are [email protected] You can't get the pass on their website. You can get it by contacting them via email: [email protected]

bodhijack Jul 23rd, 2004 02:07 PM

thank you, all. i will now contact bangkok air.


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