Japan Embassy and Consulates in Laos
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of Japan may close on the following Lao 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|
|End of Buddhist Lent Day||Saturday, October 02||1 week, 5 days|
|Boat Racing Festival (in lieu)||Tuesday, October 05||2 weeks, 1 day|
|BOL Establishment Day||Thursday, October 07||2 weeks, 3 days|
|That Luang Festival (in lieu)||Tuesday, November 02||1 month, 1 week|
|Culture Day||Wednesday, November 03||1 month, 2 weeks|
|Labour Thanksgiving Day||Tuesday, November 23||2 months|
|National Day||Thursday, December 02||2 months, 1 week|
|International New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||3 months, 1 week|
|Coming-of-Age Day||Thursday, January 13||3 months, 3 weeks|
1. How many Japanese Embassies/Consulates are there in Laos?
Japan currently maintains 1 diplomatic representative office in Laos including and Vientiane.
2 - Do Lao citizens need a visa for Japan?
Lao 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 Laos for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of Japanese embassies in Laos?
The Japanese representative offices in Laos will be closed in observance of the following Lao and Japanese holidays in 2021/2021:
- Respect for the Aged Day (JP) Tue, Sep 21, 2021 (1 day, 11 hours)
Time in Japan vs Laos
Tokyo, Japan time is 2:00 hours ahead of Vientiane, Laos