Cambodia Receives Over 50,000 Tourists Last Weekend

Cambodia registered a total of 52,891 domestic visitors on May 22-23, the third weekend of May, pointed out H.E. Thong Khon, Minister of Tourism.
The figure shows an increase of 6.11 percent compared to the previous weekend, he underlined.

Of the domestic visitors, he said, 52,247 were national tourists, up 5.84 percent, and 644 were foreign visitors, up 13.78 percent.
According to H.E. Thong Khon, the most visited tourism destinations were Kampot province, followed by Kep, Battambang, Siem Reap, Kampong Speu, Preah Sihanouk and Pursat provinces.
In the past four weeks after the Royal Government lifted interprovincial travel ban and resort temporary closure, some 131,490 domestic visitors toured the country, H.E. Minister added.
The Ministry of Tourism have so far advised the provincial and municipal tourism departments and tourism-related businesses as well as other relevant parties to strengthen the health preventive measures to ensure safety of the tourists and community.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press