Siem Reap Province Attracts Over 130,000 Visitors during King’s Birthday Holiday

AKP Phnom Penh, May 16, 2019  

More than 130,000 national and international tourists visited different tourist attractions in Siem Reap province during the recent King’s Birthday holiday. 

The figure shows an increase by 54.33 percent compared to the same period last year, pointed out a report of the Siem Reap Provincial Tourism Department. 

Of the total tourists, over 110,000 are Cambodians, up 83.33 percent, while the rest, 21,734, are foreign visitors, down 14.29 percent, it added.  

Mr. Ngov Sengkak, Head of Siem Reap Provincial Tourism Department, attributed the increase to long holiday and good weather.

Article in Khmer & Photos by Khuth Sao

Article in English by C. Nika