INFO

INFO

VIETNAM

Formalities :

  •  Administrative

UK, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Norwegian, Finnish, Swedish, Russian, Korean and Japanese citizens: passport valid for at least 6 months after the return date, visa free for stays less than 16 days.

Other nationalities: contact your embassy

  •    Sanitary

No mandatory vaccine to this day.

Which language ?

The official and most widely spread language is Vietnamese.

English is spoken in all touristic areas.

Which currency ?

The national currency is the dông (VND)

1 € = 24 695 VND ; £1 = 28 621 VND

Exchange rate is subject to sudden change.

What time is it ?       

Noon in London: 6pm in Vietnam in summer and 7pm in winter.

Governmental taxes

Our rates include governmental taxes applicable to all services paid in currency (hotels, transportation, entry tickets, tour-guides,etc…)

  •   Voltage : 220 volts
  •   Frequency : 50 Hz

What to wear ?

Light clothes regardless of the season in the south but for the visit of temples and pagodas, make sure you have a top with sleeves (shoulders must be covered) and bottoms going at least up to the knee. From November to March it can get pretty cold in the North, make sure to have warm clothes for mornings and evenings.

Climate (in oC):


Jan Feb   Mar  AprMay Jun  Jul 
Aug   Sep Oct NovDec 
HAN13-20  14-20 
 17-23 
 21-28 
 24-32 
 25-33 
 25-33 
 25-32 
 24-31 
 21-29 
 18-26 
 15-22 
DAD 19-25
 20-26
 22-29
 23-31
 25-33
 26-34
 25-34 
 24-34 
 24-32 
 23-30 
 22-27
19-25
SGN
 21-32
 22-33
 23-34
 25-34
 24-33
 24-32
 24-32 
 24-32 
 24-31 
 23-31 
 23-31
22-31

CAMBODIA

Formalities :

  •  Administrative

UK and EU citizens: passport valid for at least 6 months after the return date, visa on arrival.

Other nationalities: contact your embassy

  •  Sanitary

No mandatory vaccine to this day.

Which language ?

The official and most widely spread language is Khmer.

English is spoken in all touristic areas.

Which currency ?

The national currency is the riel (KHR) but US dollars are commonly used.

1 € = 4950 KHR ; £1 = 5093 KHR; 1$ = 4000 KHR

Exchange rate is subject to sudden change.

What time is it ?       

Noon in London : 6pm in Cambodia in summer and 7pm in winter.

Governmental taxes

Our rates include governmental taxes applicable to all services paid in currency (hotels, transportation, entry tickets, tour-guides,etc…)

  •  Voltage : 220 volts
  •  Frequency : 50 Hz

What to wear ?

Light clothes regardless of the season but for the visit of temples and pagodas, make sure you have a top with sleeves (shoulders must be covered) and bottoms going at least up to the knee. You can bring a light jacket as the temperature of AC can sometimes be chilly.

Climate (in oC):


JanFebMarAprMayJuneJulyAugSeptOct    Nov

Dec
 ALL 
 21-32 
 23-34 
 24-35 
 25-36 
 26-35 
 25-34 
 25-33 
 25-32 
 25-32 
 25-32 
 23-31 
 21-31 

LAOS

Formalities

  •   Administrative

UK and EU citizens: passport valid for at least 6 months after the return date, visa on arrival.

Other nationalities: contact your embassy

  •   Sanitary

No mandatory vaccine to this day.

Which language ?

The official and most widely spread language is Lao.

English is spoken in all touristic areas.

 Which currency ?

The national currency is the kip (LAK)

1 € = 8 898 LAK; £1 = 10 227 LAK

Exchange rate is subject to sudden change.

What time is it ?       

Noon in London: 6pm in Laos in summer and 7pm in winter.

Governmental taxes

Our rates include governmental taxes applicable to all services paid in currency (hotels, transportation, entry tickets, tour-guides, etc…)

  •   Voltage : 230 volts
  •   Frequency : 50 Hz

What to wear ?

Light clothes regardless of the season but for the visit of temples and pagodas, make sure you have a top with sleeves (shoulders must be covered) and bottoms going at least up to the knee. From October to March it can get pretty cold in the North, make sure to have warm clothes for mornings and evenings. Lao is a modest country, please do not dress too provocatively.

Climate (in oC):


JanFebMarAprMayJuneJulyAugSeptOct    Nov

Dec
LPQ  14-28 
15-3118-3321-34 24-3425-32 24-32 
 24-32 
 23-32 
 21-31 
 18-29 
 14-26 
PKZ
 16-31 21-3325-34
25-35
 25-33 24-31 24-30 24-30 24-30 23-31 22-31 20-30

MYANMAR

Formalities

  •   Administrative

UK and EU citizens: passport valid for at least 6 months after the return date, visa prior departure.

Other nationalities: contact your embassy

  •   Sanitary

No mandatory vaccine to this day.

Which language ?

The official and most widely spread language is Birman.

English is spoken in all touristic areas.

Which currency ?

The national currency is the Kyat (MMK)

1 € = 1 200 MMK; £1 = 1 711 MMK

Exchange rate is subject to sudden change.

What time is it ?       

Noon in London: 5.30pm in Vietnam in summer and 6.30pm in winter.

Governmental taxes

Our rates include governmental taxes applicable to all services paid in currency (hotels, transportation, entry tickets, tour-guides, etc…)

  •   Voltage : 220 volts
  •   Frequency : 50 Hz

Beware the power shortage in the rural areas and small cities.

What to wear ?

Light clothes regardless of the season but for the visit of temples and pagodas, make sure you have a top with sleeves (shoulders must be covered) and bottoms going at least up to the knee. From November to February it can get pretty cold in the hill areas and around the Inle Lake, make sure to have warm clothes for mornings and evenings. Myanmar is a modest country, please do not dress too provocatively.

Climate (in oC):


JanFebMarAprMayJuneJulyAugSeptOct    Nov

Dec
MDL 13-28 
 15-21 
 20-36 
 24-38 
 26-37 
 26-34 
 26-34
 25-32 
 25-33 
 24-32 
 20-30 
 15-28 
RGN 18-32
 19-35
 22-36 24-37 25-33
 25-30
 24-30
 24-30
 24-30
 24-32
 22-32
 19-32