Japan Embassy and Consulates in France
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of Japan may close on the following French and Japanese holidays in 2021/2022:
|Respect for the Aged Day||Tuesday, September 21||1 day, 12 hours|
|Autumnal Equinox Day||Wednesday, September 22||2 days, 12 hours|
|All Saints' Day||Monday, November 01||1 month, 1 week|
|Culture Day||Wednesday, November 03||1 month, 2 weeks|
|Armistice Day||Thursday, November 11||1 month, 3 weeks|
|Labour Thanksgiving Day||Tuesday, November 23||2 months|
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||3 months|
|St. Stephen's Day||Sunday, December 26||3 months, 1 week|
|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, 3 weeks|
1. How many Japanese Embassies/Consulates are there in France?
Japan currently maintains 4 diplomatic representative offices in France including Paris, Marseille, Strasbourg and Lyon.
2 - Do French citizens need a visa for Japan?
Citizens of France (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 France?
The Japanese representative offices in France will be closed in observance of the following French and Japanese holidays in 2021/2021:
- Respect for the Aged Day (JP) Tue, Sep 21, 2021 (1 day, 17 hours)
Time in Japan vs France
Tokyo, Japan time is 7:00 hours ahead of Paris, France
Cities in France
- Bayonne France
- La Rochelle
- Le Havre
- Saint-Pierre et Miquelon
- St. Etienne