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2019 Public Holidays in Cambodia


As Water Festival has come to a close, and there remains only one lone holiday left in 2018 (at least it’s on a Monday!), it’s time to look forward to 2019 and the next 28 public holidays.

Public Holidays in Cambodia for the Year 2019


January 01 International New Year Day
January 07 Victory over Genocidal Regime Day
February 19 Meak Bochea Day
March 08 International Women’s Day
April 14, 15, 16 (17) Khmer New Year Day
May 01 International Labor Day
May 13, 14, 15 King’s Birthday, Norodom Sihamoni
May 18 Visak Bochea Day
 May 20 National Day of Remembrance
May 22 Royal Plowing Ceremony
June 01 International Children’s Day
June 18 King’s Mother Birthday, Norodom Monineath Sihanouk
September 24 Constitutional Day
September 27, 28, 29 (30) Pchum Ben Day
October 15 Commemoration Day of King’s Father, Norodom Sihanouk
October 23 Paris Peace Agreements Day
October 29 King’s Coronation Day, Norodom Sihamoni
November 09 Independence day
November 10, 11, 12 (13) Water Festival
December 10 International Human Rights Day


*The Cambodian Royal Government’s sub-decree Nº 126, signed on October 04, 2018, about holidays for government’s and private company’s officers. Dates in parenthesis are rollovers dates from those that fall on a Sunday.


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