Public holidays in Cambodia for the year 2018

January 01 International New Year Day
January 07 Victory over Genocide Day
Jan 31 Meak Bochea Day
March 08 International Women’s Day
April 14, 15, 16 Khmer New Year Day
Apr 29  Visak Bochea Day
May 01 International Labor Day
May 03 Royal Plowing Ceremony
May 13, 14, 15 King’s Birthday, Norodom Sihamoni
June 01 International Children Day
June 18 King’s Mother Birthday, Norodom Monineath Sihanouk
September 24 Constitutional Day
Oct 08, 09, 10
Pchum Ben Day
October 15 Commemoration Day of King’s Father, Norodom Sihanouk
October 23 Anniversary of the Paris Peace Accord
October 29 King’s Coronation Day, Norodom Sihamoni
Nov 09
Independence Day
Nov 21, 22, 23 Water Festival Ceremony
December 10 International Human Rights Day


  • The public holidays listed above is referred to the Prakas No. 493 ក.ប/ប្រ.ក.អ.ធ.ក, issued on December 01, 2017 by Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training, stated about Paid Public Holidays for the year 2018.
  • Any public holidays which overlap with Sunday, the following working day will be substituted.