Hanuman has been at the forefront of tourism development in Cambodia and the Mekong region since the company began life as a travel consultancy in 1990. Today it is one of the most trusted tour operators and remains, true to its origins, locally-owned and locally-operated. The senior staff at the company have two decades of experience running innovative and imaginative tours to every corner of Indochina. That’s 25 years and counting, so no-one knows Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam and Myanmar quite like Hanuman, as no other company has explored in such depth, travelling to the furthest reaches of the most remote provinces in order to bring the best of the Mekong to the world. While the senior staff at the big regional travel companies come and go, our management team are here for the long haul and that is reflected in their intimate knowledge of the region. Travel with Hanuman to ensure an authentic experience in Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam and Myanmar.
Hanuman is a destination management company that has been at the forefront of travel in the Mekong region since 1990. That’s more than 25 years and counting. No-one knows the region quite like us, as no other company has explored in such depth to bring the best of Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam to the world. We aim to make every trip an authentic experience and more and more people are discovering that for unique journeys, original adventures and inspirational holidays in the Mekong region, it’s wise to talk to Hanuman.
In the press
Hanuman has received widespread praise in the international press, as an innovative and original operator offering something very different from the competition. Here is a selection of press cuttings that have appeared in the media in recent years.
Our team is a who’s who of travel in the Mekong region. Company Director Kulikar Sotho has more than 20 years of experience in in the region, including guiding, tour leading and arranging the impossible for film-makers and television stars such as Gordon Ramsay and Angelina Jolie. Lonely Planet author Nick Ray is the Product Director and has spent two decades exploring the region for guidebooks, travel companies and film and television productions. Add to this a talented, committed and passionate team of management and staff and you have one of the most experienced teams in Asia.
Hanuman Travel is proud to work with a number of leading non-governmental organisations and good causes in Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam. Hanuman is committed to Responsible Travel in all its forms and we like to think it is travel that makes better places to visit and better places to live. This means everyone benefits from the experience, including the visitor and the host communities. Following is a selection of the main organisations we support.
Discover what clients love about travelling with Hanuman in Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam. These are real guests who have travelled through the region with Hanuman recently, as have thousands of happy travellers who've passed through Southeast Asia with us in the last 25 years.
Your guide is the most important element of your trip. They are your host in Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar or Vietnam. They are the bridge between the local culture and you as a visitor. Hanuman is proud to work with some of the best tour guides in the region, including many who work full-time for Hanuman and have more than a decade of experience guiding. Many are also Tour Leaders with international travel companies or Fixers on international television shoots, so are some of the most experienced in the business and can really take your trip to another level.
Unique locations. Original settings. Accessible treasures. Unfettered landscapes. Affordable accommodation. Reliable transport. Experienced personnel. Creative solutions. Flexible approaches. Transparent budgets. Hassle-free permissions. Endless possibilities. Ensure a successful shoot in Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam with Hanuman Films. Hanuman Films is the leading film servicing company in the Mekong Region, providing production support to films, television and commercials in Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam. Established for nearly two decades, Hanuman Films has overseen about 100 shoots over the past decade covering countries as diverse as Indonesia and Thailand along the way. Hanuman Films also produces its own films, including award-winning feature The Last Reel.
Montra Nivesha, Angkor's Boutique Residence
Immerse yourself in the culture of Cambodia with a stay at our beautiful home, located midway between iconic Angkor Wat and popular Pub st. Paying homage to the artistry of the ancient Khmer empire, Montra Nivesha is the perfect retreat after exploring the temples, a hidden corner of heaven on earth. Montra Nivesha is the most authentically Cambodian of all the boutique hotels in Siem Reap, with beautiful art and collectables from around the region adorning the walls, a traditional menu of classical Khmer cuisine and a spa that uses traditional Cambodian herbs, rubs and scrubs in its relaxing or invigorating therapies.