Japan Embassy and Consulates in Bulgaria
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of Japan may close on the following Bulgarian and Japanese holidays in 2021/2022:
|Culture Day||Wednesday, November 03||1 month, 1 week|
|Labour Thanksgiving Day||Tuesday, November 23||2 months|
|Christmas Eve||Friday, December 24||3 months|
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||3 months|
|Second Day of Christmas (in lieu)||Tuesday, December 28||3 months|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||3 months, 1 week|
|Coming-of-Age Day||Thursday, January 13||3 months, 3 weeks|
|National Foundation Day||Friday, February 11||4 months, 2 weeks|
|The Emperor's Birthday||Wednesday, February 23||5 months|
|The Emperor's Birthday Holiday||Thursday, February 24||5 months|
|Liberation Day||Thursday, March 03||5 months, 1 week|
1. How many Japanese Embassies/Consulates are there in Bulgaria?
Japan currently maintains 1 diplomatic representative office in Bulgaria including and Sofia.
2 - Do Bulgarian citizens need a visa for Japan?
Citizens of Bulgaria (holders of regular passports) can travel to Japan for 90 days without having to apply or obtain a Japanese visa for short-term tourism.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of Japanese embassies in Bulgaria?
The Japanese representative offices in Bulgaria will be closed in observance of the following Bulgarian and Japanese holidays in 2021/2021:
- Culture Day (JP) Wed, Nov 03, 2021 (1 month, 1 week)
Time in Japan vs Bulgaria
Tokyo, Japan time is 6:00 hours ahead of Sofia, Bulgaria