In the first half in this year, there were 3,338,474 foreign tourists arriving in Cambodia, an increase of 11% compared to the previous year. By the beginning of 2019, Tourists from Chinese were up by 1,292,486
If compares to tourists from other country up 38.7% of the total in this year.
According to the Ministry of Tourism’s monthly statistics, during the period of June 2019, Cambodia received a total of 45,000 international tourists. Up nearly 10.3% from June 2018.
Most of the tourists were from the United States, Canada, Australia, France, Vietnam, Laos, Thailand, and China.
It should be noted that in the last six months, the number of international tourists arriving at the airport stood at almost 2,353,947 or 74.5 % Of total compared to last month.
There were 108,960 tourists traveling through Phnom Penh. And 951 tourists entering the border gate. 353 people. That represents 30% of the total compared to last month.
Main Tourist Attractions
As you know, this month is the rainy season, it seems that rainfall is notably high so that some tourist areas can suffer. Influence of rainfall.
However, that does not adversely affect the tourism industry as the growth of national and international tourists continues Compared to the same period last year.
The Minister of Tourism has recently interviewed journalists regarding the state of tourism in the rainy season. Naturally, some tourists do not visit during the rainy season.
According to a report from the Ministry of Tourism, major tourist destinations and resorts were not seriously affected. During the rainy season this year, tourists continue to visit.
In the first half of 2019, the number of international tourist arrivals to Cambodia was 3,338,474, an increase of nearly 11% over the same period last year. 2018 In June, the total number of international tourists visiting Cambodia totaled 450,013 That is an increase of 10.3% compared to June last month.