“Visit Siem Reap 2024” Strategy Rolled out

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Phnom Penh, November 13, 2023 --

The Royal Government of Cambodia has announced the rollout of a special programme: “Visit Siem Reap 2024,” under which a number of measures aiming to boost the tourism industry in Siem Reap cultural province will be set forth.

The announcement was made on Monday by Prime Minister Samdech Moha Borvor Thipadei Hun Manet at the 19th Government-Private Sector Forum (G-PSF) at the Peace Palace in Phnom Penh.

The measures range from the launch of tourism council as soon as possible, clear action plan for “Visit Siem Reap 2024” programme and improvement of hospitality and services at border gates to the expansion of border pass scope, financial support for tour operators in Siem Reap, tax incentives, and direct flight establishment from well-known tourism destinations to Siem Reap.

Cambodia attracted some 3,92 million international visitors in the first nine months of 2023, of them 539,561 visited the Angkor Archeological Park in Siem Reap province, a year-on-year increase of 302 percent, generating some US$24.95 million from ticket sales.