Coronavirus – COVID-19 News & Update in Cambodia

The Coronavirus or Covid-19 is one of the World’s most serious pandemics throughout recorded history. 215 countries all over the world have suffered from this epidemic with nearly 24,651,000 cases and over 836,000 deaths. Cambodia is one of the Chinese neighboring countries where people, economy, and lifestyle are extremely damaged.

Coronavirus COVID-19 News Update in Cambodia

Updated on 28/08/2020

Coronavirus (Covid-19) News & Update in Cambodia

Total Cases273
Recovered Cases265

Entry Conditions in Cambodia

On the 20th of May, 2020, foreign travelers from France, Germany, Iran, Italy, Spain & the USA will be able to visit Cambodia. Requirements mentioned below are applied to all nationalities entering Cambodia:

  • A deposit of 3,000 USD must be made by each traveler on entry to Cambodia.
  • COVID-19 test with a negative result within 72 hours prior to travel.
  • Proof of insurance with 50,000 USD in medical coverage
  • Visa on Arrivals and E-visa is not currently available. Travelers are required to apply for visas at Cambodian Consulates or Embassies outside Cambodia.

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Upon arrival in Cambodia, all travelers must undergo a COVID-19 test and remain into government facility until laboratory results are found, which may include an overnight stay.

  • If one tests positive for COVID-19: People will be required to compulsory quarantine for 14 days at a facility designated by the Cambodia Government (at their own expense).
  • If all travelers test negative: People have to self-isolate for 14-days at their home under the supervision of local authorities. Health authorities will then oversee another COVID-19 test on the 14th day of self-isolation.

Health Check

Health screening and temperature checks are performed at all airports. For urgent travel during the suspension period, all foreigners are now required to obtain a visa in advance. Repatriation flight for French citizens: please contact the email address “[email protected]” and send a copy of your Cambodian visa and your contact details for further information.

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Hotel & Accommodations Update

Various events & festivals have been canceled or postponed. Various spas, bars, restaurants, and entertainment businesses have been closed until further notice. Please contact us if you have any specific inquiries about festivals, events, shows, or attractions.

Tourist Attractions Update

Most of the events and festivals in Cambodia have been canceled or postponed. Spas, bars, restaurants, and entertainment businesses have been also closed until further notice. Please contact us if you have any specific inquiries about festivals, events, shows, or attractions.

CitySites, ActivitiesDates
Siem ReapMahob Cooking ClassClosed until further notice
Phare Circus ShowClosed until further notice
Apopo CenterClosed until further notice
Angkor BalloonReopening during weekends
Eco Soap BankClosed until further notice
Sacred Dancers of AngkorClosed until further notice
Bayon Pastry SchoolClosed until further notice
OsmoseClosed until further notice
Angkor National MuseumClosed until further notice
Angkor GolfClosed until further notice
Bodia SpaClosed until further notice
Sokkhak SpaUntil further notice
Your Beauty SpaReopened
Phnom PenhPour Un Sourire d’Enfant NGOClosed until further notice
Cambodian Living ArtsClosed until further notice
National Museum of Phnom PenhClosed until further notice
Central Market & Russian MarketClosed until further notice
Royal PalaceClosed until further notice
Tuol Sleng Museum (S21)Closed until further notice
Cheung Ek (killing fields)Closed until further notice
BattambangPhare Ponleu SelpakClosed until further notice
KepLa PlantationClosed until further notice
MondulkiriElephant Valley ProjectClosed until further notice

Special Notes

  • Bring hand sanitizing gel
  • Carefully wash hands during the day with soap and water, for at least 20 seconds. Use sanitizing gel if soap and water are not available
  • Try to avoid touching eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands
  • Refrain from drinking water from unknown sources