November

  • Independence Day
    November 9th is the day for the Khmer people to celebrate their independence, which was finally granted by the French government in 1953. To witness the festivities, head to Phnom Penh’s Independence Monument.
  • Bon Om Tuk - The Dragon Boat Festival
    Bon Om Tuk - The Dragon Boat Festival
    This festival marks the end of the rainy season and occurs in November for three nights during the full moon. There are boat races in Siem Reap, Battambang, Takeo, and in other towns in Cambodia, but the biggest feastival of all is in Phnom Penh.Each year thousands of Cambodians descend on Phnom Penh from all over the country for the Dragon Boat Racing Festival.