Cambodian Ministry of Tourism: 95,000 international tourists participate in the “Water Festival” carnival

China News Service Phnom Penh, November 25 (Reporter Huang Yaohui) The Cambodian Ministry of Tourism said on the 25th that the three-day folk tradition “water festival” attracted the participation of domestic and foreign tourists, the main venue in Phnom Penh received domestic The number of foreign tourists reached 4.5 million, a year-on-year increase of nearly 50%, including about 95,000 international tourists.

Minister of Tourism Tang Kun said that in the “Dragon Boat Festival”, the eating of flat rice, the light boat, and the moon worship event, Cambodia’s provinces received 925,000 domestic and foreign tourists. , a year-on-year increase of 15.6%.

After the annual “Water Festival”, the signing of the dry season in Cambodia, the water of Tonle Sap began to flow back into the Mekong River, and finally into the sea. The Tonle Sap Lake entered the fishing season and the rice began to harvest.

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