Cambodia Public Holidays 2017

Whenever travelling within Cambodia or even to nearby countries, it always helps to be aware of the holidays. Below is a list of the Cambodia Public Holidays 2017.

Knowing when the holidays are helps a great deal when planning, so as to avoid crowds or join important events.

Cambodia Public Holiday 2017


January

01 – International New Year’s Day

07 – Victory over Genocide Day


February

11 – Meak Bochea Day


March

08 – International Women’s Day


April

14 – Khmer New Year (Day 1)

15 – Khmer New Year (Day 2)

16 – Khmer New year (Day 3)


May

01 – International Labor Day

10 – Visak Bochea Day

13 – King Norodom Sihamoni’s Birthday (Day 1)

14 – King Norodom Sihamoni’s Birthday (Day 2)

14 – Royal Plowing Ceremony Day

15 – King Norodom Sihamoni’s Birthday (Day 3)


June

01 – International Children’s Day

18 – Queen Norodom Monineath Sihanouk’s birthday


September

19 – Pchum Ben Day

20 – Pchum Ben

21 – Pchum Ben

24 – Constitutional Day


October

15 – Commemoration Day of Former King Norodom Sihanouk

23 – Anniversary of the Paris Peace Accord

29 – King Norodom Sihamoni’s Coronation Day


November

02 – Water Festival

03 – Water Festival

04 – Water Festival

09 – Independence Day


December

10 – International Human Rights Day