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... Festivals & Holidays

Festivals & Holidays

Cambodia is a country rich in festivals and public holidays. In this overview we list all the official and other noteworthy festivals and holidays in Cambodia. We also list some unique festivals, which are only celebrated in Siem Reap, like the Angkor Photo Festival and the Giant Puppet Parade.

Khmer New Year

The transliteration for Khmer New Year is Chaul Chnam Thmey (literal translation: "enter year new") but to wish someone a happy new year you...

Public holidays in Cambodia

The table below lists an overview of the official public holidays and festivals in Cambodia, updated for the year 2017. table td {font-size:12px;} Name Date Remarks International New Year's...


Siem Reap beer garden in Khmer Pub Street

Beer Gardens

Buddhist monk at Angkor Wat


Bayon temple illuminated for Khmer New Year, one of the most important public holidays in Cambodia

Public holidays in Cambodia

The Mekong River Delta

The Mekong River