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Trying to get to Vietnam from Manila

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Trying to get to Vietnam from Manila

I have been speaking with Ha, per the recommendations on this forum. She has a lovely trip planned for us, November 9th - 20th in Vietnam, starting in Hanoi and ending in HCMC.


Does anyone have any suggestions? I'm about to cancel Vietnam all together and schedule something for Thailand, since it's much easier to fly to Bankok from MNL.

Our trip is in 2 months and I'm very stressed out about this.

Thank you!!

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1. Re: Trying to get to Vietnam from Manila

Why don't you fly to Bangkok and grab a cheap AirAsia flight from BKK to HCM?

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2. Re: Trying to get to Vietnam from Manila

Or as you're starting in Hanoi you could fly with Air Asia to Kuala Lumpur and from there to Hanoi with the same airline. Air Asia often has sales so keep an eye on the website.

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3. Re: Trying to get to Vietnam from Manila

Cebu Pacific only flies into Saigon (3500 PHP) - suggest you connect to Vietnam Air for HAN:


Edited: 08 September 2010, 19:00
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4. Re: Trying to get to Vietnam from Manila

I've used the manila - hk - hanoi route to get to hanoi from manila. seems the best in my mind - but it's not the cheapest as you have probably found out.

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5. Re: Trying to get to Vietnam from Manila

I think you can transit via Bangkok by Air Asia. This is best way (cheap and convenient). Why don't you think of visit both Thailand and Vietnam?

You will have to regret for sure if drop Vietnam.


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