A total of 199,429 domestic tourists were registered over the weekend, from Mar. 5 to 6, according to a report of the Ministry of Tourism.
The figure shows an increase of about 20.83 percent compared to the previous weekend, and among the visitors, 188,338 were national tourists and 11,091 were foreign tourists, it pointed out.
The most visited tourist destination was Preah Sihanouk coastal province, followed by Phnom Penh capital, and the provinces of Pursat, Battambang, Kampot, Siem Reap, Kep, Kampong Speu, and Mondulkiri.
The Ministry of Tourism and the Provincial and Municipal Tourism Departments continued to enforce the implementation of safety standard operating procedures (SOPs) introduced by the ministry to prevent possible transmission of COVID-19.
Source: Agency Kampuchea Press