Japan Embassy and Consulates in Afghanistan
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of Japan may close on the following Afghan and Japanese holidays in 2021/2022:
|Birthday of the Prophet Muhammad||Friday, October 29||1 month|
|Culture Day||Wednesday, November 03||1 month|
|Labour Thanksgiving Day||Tuesday, November 23||1 month, 3 weeks|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||3 months|
|Coming-of-Age Day||Thursday, January 13||3 months, 2 weeks|
|National Foundation Day||Friday, February 11||4 months, 2 weeks|
|Liberation Day||Tuesday, February 15||4 months, 2 weeks|
|The Emperor's Birthday||Wednesday, February 23||4 months, 4 weeks|
|The Emperor's Birthday Holiday||Thursday, February 24||4 months, 4 weeks|
|Presidential Inauguration||Wednesday, March 09||5 months, 1 week|
|Nowrooz||Sunday, March 20||5 months, 3 weeks|
1. How many Japanese Embassies/Consulates are there in Afghanistan?
Japan currently maintains 1 diplomatic representative office in Afghanistan including and Kabul.
2 - Do Afghan citizens need a visa for Japan?
Afghan citizens are required to obtain a valid visa in order to be allowed entry into Japan. Kindly contact the nearest embassies or consulates of Japan in Afghanistan for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of Japanese embassies in Afghanistan?
The Japanese representative offices in Afghanistan will be closed in observance of the following Afghan and Japanese holidays in 2021/2021:
- Birthday of the Prophet Muhammad (AF) Fri, Oct 29, 2021 (1 month)
Time in Japan vs Afghanistan
Tokyo, Japan time is 4:30 hours ahead of Kabul, Afghanistan