Siem Reap-Da Nang air service resumes after 2 years

Siem Reap-Da Nang air service resumes after 2 years

Excessive-rise buildings overlook a beach in Da Nang. Picture by VnExpress/Kim Lien

Cambodia Angkor Air on Friday restarted its Siem Reap-Da Nang service after over two years of suspension as a result of Covid-19 pandemic.

There will probably be three weekly flights on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays utilizing ATR72 plane.

The provider plans to extend the frequency to 5 flights per week from September.

Nguyen Xuan Binh, deputy director of the Da Nang Division of Tourism, mentioned the resumption of the air service is supposed to draw extra Cambodian vacationers as the town is in search of to diversify its tourism markets and cut back dependence on conventional markets resembling China and South Korea.

Siem Reap is legendary for Angkor Wat, the world’s largest spiritual monument constructed on the finish of the twelfth century and a tourism image in Cambodia, whereas Da Nang is a springboard to entry three world-famous heritage websites – Hue, the previous imperial capital, the My Son Sanctuary and Hoi An City.

Da Nang, a serious tourism hub in central Vietnam, hopes to welcome 180,000 overseas guests this yr.

Since late March, when aviation and tourism resumed, it has obtained 286 worldwide flights with 35,000 passengers.