The announcement came in February but today saw the inaugural service of a daily Emirates flight from Dubai to Cambodia’s capital Phnom Penh, via Yangon Myanmar.
The flight will serve as a connection between two major capitals in the Indochinese region: Yangon and Phnom Penh.
Emirates are also launching a direct flight to Hanoi, Vietnam. A service to Hanoi via Yangon was previously available but this route has been cut to make way for the Cambodia connection.
A visit to the royal palace in Cambodia’s capital is a must-do
Cambodia is home to the famous Angor Wat temple and a complex network of others which are some of the oldest religious monuments in the world
A visit to the killing fields in Penom Penh is a stark reminder of Cambodia’s troubled past
The flight has also opened up a connection to Yangon, Myanmar
The Shwedagon Pagoda also known as the Great Dagon Pagoda and the Golden Pagoda located in Yangon
More information and ticket information available on www.emirates.com