Over 800,000 Tourists Visit Different Tourist Attractions during King’s Birthday Holiday

There were in total 829,010 national and international tourists visited different tourist attractions throughout the country from May 11 to 15, especially during His Majesty the King’s Birthday holiday (May 13-15).

The figure shows a year-on-year increase of 6.836 percent, according to a report released by the Ministry of Tourism.

Among the visitors, there were 767,602 local tourists, up 67.27 percent, and 61,408 foreign visitors, up 24.58 percent, it added.

The report shows that most of the tourists went to Siem Reap cultural province, Preah Sihanouk, Kampot and Kep coastal provinces.

During this period, Siem Reap attracted in total 131,734 visitors, while Preah Sihanouk, 126,030; Kampot, 104,441; and Kep, 98,644.



Source: Agency Kampuchea Press