Pchum Ben Festival

Pchum Ben Festival in Cambodia

September 24 - September 27
Pchum Ben Festival may sound like an episode reserved for the plot of a horror film – it’s when the gates of hell open and starving, tortured souls spend 15...
Commemoration Day of King Father

Commemoration Day of King Father

October 15
October 15 officially marks the commemoration day of King Father Sihanouk Norodom and is celebrated with a ceremony at the Royal Palace Phnom Penh...
Paris Peace Agreements Day

Paris Peace Agreements Day

October 24
23 October marks the anniversary of the 1991 Paris Peace Agreements, which brought an end to decades of conflict in Cambodia. The Paris Peace Agreements Day is a public holiday...
King Sihamoni's Birthday Queen Mother's Birthday Norodom Sihamoni’s Coronation Day Royal Palace Phnom Penh

King Norodom Sihamoni’s Coronation Day

October 29
Norodom Sihamoni’s Coronation Day on 29 October marks the day that the current King of Cambodia officially took to the throne. It is celebrated with a public holiday and lively...

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