Cambodia

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Official Name: 
The Kingdom of Cambodia

Area: 
181,035 km2

Population: 
14 million

Capital: 
Phnom Penh

Language(s): 
Khmer is the official language, however English is widely spoken and understood

Religion(s): 
Theravada Buddhism

Currency: 
Riel (KHR)

Anthem: 
Nokoreach (Royal Kingdom)

Economy: 
INDUSTRY: Tourism, Garments, Rice Milling, Fishing, Oil, Rubber

AGRICULTURE: Rice, Vegetables, Corn, Rubber

EXPORT: Garments, Rubber, Rice, Fish

Tour Info

Office Address:

Ministry of Tourism
Lot 3A, St. 169, Veal Vong Commune, PrampiMakara District, Phnom Penh, Kingdom of Cambodia

www.tourismcambodia.org

The Kingdom of Cambodia

As one of the fastest growing tourism destinations in Southeast Asia, Cambodia’s rich heritage, cultural and natural resources offer a full range of cultural and eco-tourism site that are both dynamic and sustainable.

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Information

Official Name: 
The Kingdom of Cambodia

Area: 
181,035 km2

Population: 
14 million

Capital: 
Phnom Penh

Language(s): 
Khmer is the official language, however English is widely spoken and understood

Religion(s): 
Theravada Buddhism

Currency: 
Riel (KHR)

Anthem: 
Nokoreach (Royal Kingdom)

Economy: 
INDUSTRY: Tourism, Garments, Rice Milling, Fishing, Oil, Rubber

AGRICULTURE: Rice, Vegetables, Corn, Rubber

EXPORT: Garments, Rubber, Rice, Fish

Tour Info

Office Address:

Ministry of Tourism
Lot 3A, St. 169, Veal Vong Commune, PrampiMakara District, Phnom Penh, Kingdom of Cambodia

www.tourismcambodia.org

The Kingdom of Cambodia

As one of the fastest growing tourism destinations in Southeast Asia, Cambodia's rich heritage, cultural and natural resources offer a full range of cultural and eco-tourism site that are both dynamic and sustainable. Highlights include Phnom Penh, the Kingdom’s capital is a dynamic city, where visitors are in mood for shopping, dining, touring and more. As the Cambodia’s hub for commerce, politics, and tourism, Phnom Penh is home of many important institutions and monument, such as Wat Phnom, the Royal Palace and National Museum. Especially, Angkor Wat, Heritage of Humanity and World Wonder, is the most exotic tourist destinations in the world, and the renowned Mekong River dolphins that can be found in Cambodia.

Through the energetic efforts of the Royal Government of Cambodia under the brilliant and wise leadership of Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo HUN SEN, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, Preah Vihear Temple has been listed and declared as a new World Heritage Site by UNESCO. This 9th -12th century sacred temple, perched on Dangrek Mountain, was built in the reigns of King Yasovarman I and Soryavarman I & II and has become a new potential cultural and eco-tourism destination in Cambodia.

Given Cambodia’s great potential, safe, clean and friendly environment especially, the tourism promotion campaign “Cambodia-Kingdom of Wonder” together with the competitive movement slogan “Clean City, Clean Resort and Good service” and “Clean Tourist City Standard” has been made nationwide and internationally.

The Kingdom of Cambodia’s idyllic costal areas have emerged on the international stage in grand style. With pristine sandy beaches and uncontrived natural beauty, the kingdom’s untrodden palm-lined bays exude such charms that mesmerize visitors and residents alike. On May 26th, 2011, Cambodia’s bays won world recognition and were inaugurated into The Most Beautiful Bays in the World Club. The bays of Preah Sihanouk, Kep, Koh Kong, and Kampot are a true source of pride for the Kingdom. The calm, warm water, verdant landscapes, and vibrant communities that surround Cambodia’s bays make them inspiring and singular destinations not to be missed.

The Cambodia’s bays will no doubt become Southeast Asia’s next trendsetting beach and ecotourism destination. Whatever you’re looking for – whether it be white-sand beaches, sea sports, or delectable seafood-Cambodia’s bays will have the answer, We look forward to welcome you to Cambodia - the Kingdom of Wonder.

Information

Official Name: 
The Kingdom of Cambodia

Area: 
181,035 km2

Population: 
14 million

Capital: 
Phnom Penh

Language(s): 
Khmer is the official language, however English is widely spoken and understood

Religion(s): 
Theravada Buddhism

Currency: 
Riel (KHR)

Anthem: 
Nokoreach (Royal Kingdom)

Economy: 
INDUSTRY: Tourism, Garments, Rice Milling, Fishing, Oil, Rubber

AGRICULTURE: Rice, Vegetables, Corn, Rubber

EXPORT: Garments, Rubber, Rice, Fish

Tour Info

Office Address:

Ministry of Tourism
Lot 3A, St. 169, Veal Vong Commune, PrampiMakara District, Phnom Penh, Kingdom of Cambodia

www.tourismcambodia.org

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  • Angkor Wat International Half Marathon 2017 03 December 2017

    Cambodia is also host to the Angkor Wat International Half Marathon annually. The event attracts thousands of runners from more than 40 countries around the world.

  • Bon Om Touk Cambodian Water Festival 03 November 2017

    Celebrated during the full moon of the Buddhist month of Kadeuk (usually in November), the Cambodian Water Festival known as Bon Om Touk heralds the reversal of the flow of the Tonle Sap river, a major focus of life for many Cambodians. The festival also commemorates the end of the country’s rainy season, and its origins date back to the 12th century.

  • Pchum Ben Day All Soul Day From 19 September 2017 - 21 September 2017

    Running for 15 days, the Phchum Ben Day Festival is dedicated to blessing the spirits of the dead. This is one of the most culturally significant in Cambodia, culminating in celebrations on the 15th day of the tenth month in the Khmer lunar calendar, at the end of the Buddhist lent (usually late September or early to mid-October).

  • The Royal Ploughing Ceremony 14 May 2017

    The royal Ploughing ceremony marks the traditional beginning of the rice-growing season, and is usually held at the start of the rainy season in late May.

  • Susdei Chnam Thmei - Cambodian New Year From 13 April 2017 - 15 April 2017

    New Year’s Day in Cambodia is a huge event, and is usually celebrated on the 13th of April, although sometimes the solar calendar denotes it as the 14th of the month. Referred to as Sus’dei Chnam Thmei in the Khmer language – translated as “enter new year” – the holiday lasts for 3 days.

  • Johnnie Walker Cambodian Open Golf Tournament From 16 February 2017 - 26 February 2017

    Cambodia is regular host to the Johnnie Walker Cambodian Open golf tournament. There are many golf courses in Cambodia; all of which are of international standard.

  • Meak Bochea Day 11 February 2017

    The full moon of the 3rd lunar month marks the celebration of Meak Bochea Day, an important Buddhist holiday which usually falls in late February or early March. Historically, this day commemorates the ordainment of Buddha’s first 1,250 disciples, who spontaneously came to see him and to listen to his sermon 2,500 years ago.

  • Sea Festival From 23 December 2016 - 25 December 2016

    The lengthy 450-kilometre Cambodian coastline covers the provinces of Sihanoukville, Koh Kong, Kampot, and Kep. The Sea Festival rotates between these four provinces, heralding several days of beach and watersports activities. The festival occurs in early December, coinciding with Cambodia's monsoon-free cool months.

  • Angkor Wat International Half Marathon 04 December 2016

    The Angkor Wat International Half Marathon runs a 21-kilometer course that begins and ends at the historic Angkor Wat temple complex. Over 7,800 runners from all over the world joined the last marathon, with even more signing up year after year! For more information, visit their website: angkormarathon.org.

  • Water Festival From 24 November 2015 - 26 November 2015

    The Water Festival, a spectacle to behold, is probably the most exorbitant festival held each year in November...

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