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May
09

Each May at the Royal Palace in Phnom Penh, there are celebrations surrounding the ox, a creature thought to be spiritually connected to the Earth...

May
13

Festivities to celebrate the birthday of His Majesty King Norodom Sihamoni.

May
21

Ceremony to celebrate the start of the rainy season when court soothsayers predict whether it will be a good or bad harvest, depending on what the...

Cambodia Public Holidays

Below are listed Public Holidays for the January 2014-December 2015 period.

Public holiday note

Holidays falling on the weekend are observed the following Monday.

Buddhist festivals are declared according to local astronomical observations and it is not possible to forecast the date of their occurrence exactly.

2014

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2014
January
07
Victory Day
Start date:
7 January 2014
February
14
Meak Bochea Day
Start date:
14 February 2014
March
08
International Women's Day
Start date:
8 March 2014
April
13
Cambodian New Year
Start date:
13 April 2014
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2014
May
06
Visak Bochea Day (Buddha's Birthday)
Start date:
6 May 2014
May
13
King Sihamoni's Birthday
Start date:
13 May 2014
End date:
16 May 2014
June
18
Former Queen's Birthday
Start date:
18 June 2014
September
24
Constitution Day
Start date:
24 September 2014
October
25
Coronation Day
Start date:
25 October 2014
October
25
Former King Sihanouk's Birthday
Start date:
25 October 2014
November
09
Independence Day
Start date:
9 November 2014
December
10
International Human Rights Day
Start date:
10 December 2014

2015

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2015
January
07
Victory Day
Start date:
7 January 2015
February
03
Meak Bochea Day
Start date:
3 February 2015
March
08
International Women's Day
Start date:
8 March 2015
April
13
Cambodian New Year
Start date:
13 April 2015
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2015
May
09
Royal Ploughing Day Ceremony
Start date:
9 May 2015
May
13
King Sihamoni's Birthday
Start date:
13 May 2015
End date:
16 May 2015
June
01
Visak Bochea Day (Buddha's Birthday)
Start date:
1 June 2015
June
18
Former Queen's Birthday
Start date:
18 June 2015
September
24
Constitution Day
Start date:
24 September 2015
September
28
Pchum Ben Day
Start date:
28 September 2015
October
29
Coronation Day
Start date:
29 October 2015
October
31
Former King Sihanouk's Birthday
Start date:
31 October 2015
November
09
Independence Day
Start date:
9 November 2015
November
25
Water Festival
Start date:
25 November 2015
December
10
International Human Rights Day
Start date:
10 December 2015
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