Cambodia/ Vietnam border crossing and visa requirement
Thursday, 09.16.2010 (GMT+7)
Passengers may apply visa on arrival at the border at 20 USD. The boat will stop at Kaom Samnar & Vinh Xuong border gates for fast custom formality. It requires 2 passport sized photos and 20 USD by cash each person. Just pay it all to customs at entrance point and then entry Cambodia but be sure that the passport has at least 6 months validity. After finishing procedures, the boat countinues to Phnompenh.
But visa upon arrival is not available at the border for downstream cruise, from Phnompenh to Chaudoc. Passengers must have Vietnam visa in hand before departure. Travelers can get the Vietnam visa at Vietnam embassy in your country or at Vietnam Embassy in Phnompenh. It takes around 2 days , even 1 day in urgent case.