Japan Embassy and Consulates in South Korea
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of Japan may close on the following South Korean and Japanese holidays in 2021/2022:
|Harvest Festival Holiday||Thursday, September 30||1 day, 23 hours|
|Harvest Festival||Friday, October 01||2 days, 23 hours|
|Harvest Festival||Saturday, October 02||3 days, 23 hours|
|National Foundation Day||Sunday, October 03||4 days, 23 hours|
|Hangeul Day||Saturday, October 09||1 week, 3 days|
|Culture Day||Wednesday, November 03||1 month|
|Labour Thanksgiving Day||Tuesday, November 23||1 month, 3 weeks|
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||2 months, 3 weeks|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||3 months|
|Coming-of-Age Day||Thursday, January 13||3 months, 2 weeks|
|Korean New Year Holiday||Monday, January 24||3 months, 3 weeks|
1. How many Japanese Embassies/Consulates are there in South Korea?
Japan currently maintains 3 diplomatic representative offices in South Korea including Seoul, Cheju and Pusan.
2 - Do South Korean citizens need a visa for Japan?
Citizens of South Korea (holders of regular passports) can travel to Japan for without having to apply or obtain a Japanese visa for short-term tourism.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of Japanese embassies in South Korea?
The Japanese representative offices in South Korea will be closed in observance of the following South Korean and Japanese holidays in 2021/2021:
- Harvest Festival Holiday (KR) Thu, Sep 30, 2021 (1 day, 21 hours)
Time in Japan vs South Korea
Tokyo, Japan time is is same date and time Seoul, South Korea