Cambodia sees huge drop in foreign visitors to Angkor

Cambodia’s famed Angkor Archaeological Park attracted 396,241 international visitors during the first nine months of 2020, down 76 per cent over the same period last year, said the state-owned Angkor Enterprise’s statement Thursday (Oct 1).

The park made US$18.45 million in revenue from ticket sales during the January-September period this year, also down 75 per cent year-on-year, said the statement.

In September alone, the site received 2,948 foreigners earning $124,296 from ticket sales, down 97.3 per cent and 97.4 per cent, respectively compared to the same month last year, it said.

In full: https://www.thestar.com.my/aseanplus/aseanplus-news/2020/10/01/cambodia-sees-huge-drop-in-foreign-visitors-to-angkor

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