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Travel Challenge: Christmas in Cambodia


Each week we invite three companies to offer us their best deal for a specific break. Today: a trip to Cambodia over Christmas. Prices are per person, based on two people travelling together. Each includes 10 nights' accommodation, flights from the UK in December, guides and transfers.

£2,490 - Travel Indochina

Vietnam Airlines flights from Gatwick to Ho Chi Minh City on 19 Dec, flights to Siem Reap, B&B and a "Cambodia in Style" tour of Angkor Wat, Phnom Penh and Kep, and a hot-air balloon ride. "Explore the lost temple city of Angkor, Cambodia's riverside capital and the southern coast," says Lesley Wright. (01865 268 940; travel indochina.co.uk)

£2,990 - Wendy Wu Tours

Vietnam Airlines flights from Gatwick to Ho Chi Minh City on 22 Dec, flights to Siem Reap and a "Classic Cambodia & Beach" tour of Phnom Penh, the Mekong, Angkor Wat and Sihanoukville, with most meals and visas. "Combine the history of Phnom Penh and the temples of Angkor, with beaches," says Manuel Mascarenhas. (0844 875 2436; wendywutours.co.uk)

£2,438 - Kuoni

Singapore Airlines flights from Heathrow to Singapore on 18 Dec, flights to Siem Reap (with an excursion to Angkor Wat) and B&B in Siem Reap, Phnom Penh and Sihanoukville. "This tailor-made itinerary includes some of the must-see sights of Cambodia," says Daniel Shovelar. (01306 747008; kuoni.co.uk)