Japan Embassy and Consulates in Greece
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of Japan may close on the following Greek and Japanese holidays in 2021/2022:
|Respect for the Aged Day||Tuesday, September 21||1 day, 11 hours|
|Autumnal Equinox Day||Wednesday, September 22||2 days, 11 hours|
|National Anniversary Day||Thursday, October 28||1 month, 1 week|
|Culture Day||Wednesday, November 03||1 month, 2 weeks|
|Labour Thanksgiving Day||Tuesday, November 23||2 months|
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||3 months|
|Synaxis of the Mother of God||Sunday, December 26||3 months, 1 week|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||3 months, 1 week|
|Epiphany||Thursday, January 06||3 months, 2 weeks|
|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 Greece?
Japan currently maintains 2 diplomatic representative offices in Greece including Athens and Thessaloniki.
2 - Do Greek citizens need a visa for Japan?
Citizens of Greece (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 Greece?
The Japanese representative offices in Greece will be closed in observance of the following Greek and Japanese holidays in 2021/2021:
- Respect for the Aged Day (JP) Tue, Sep 21, 2021 (1 day, 16 hours)
Time in Japan vs Greece
Tokyo, Japan time is 7:00 hours ahead of Athens, Greece