Japan Embassy and Consulates in Sri Lanka
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of Japan may close on the following Sri Lankan and Japanese holidays in 2021/2022:
|Adhi-Vap Full Moon Poya||Friday, October 01||3 days, 1 hour|
|Milad-Un-Nabi||Saturday, October 30||1 month|
|Culture Day||Wednesday, November 03||1 month|
|Deepavali Festival Day||Sunday, November 14||1 month, 2 weeks|
|Labour Thanksgiving Day||Tuesday, November 23||1 month, 3 weeks|
|Ill Full Moon Poya||Monday, November 29||2 months|
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||2 months, 4 weeks|
|Unduvap Full Moon Poya||Wednesday, December 29||3 months|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||3 months|
|Duruthu Full Moon Poya||Monday, January 10||3 months, 2 weeks|
|Coming-of-Age Day||Thursday, January 13||3 months, 2 weeks|
1. How many Japanese Embassies/Consulates are there in Sri Lanka?
Japan currently maintains 1 diplomatic representative office in Sri Lanka including and Colombo.
2 - Do Sri Lankan citizens need a visa for Japan?
Sri Lankan 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 Sri Lanka for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of Japanese embassies in Sri Lanka?
The Japanese representative offices in Sri Lanka will be closed in observance of the following Sri Lankan and Japanese holidays in 2021/2021:
- Adhi-Vap Full Moon Poya (LK) Fri, Oct 01, 2021 (3 days, 2 hours)
Time in Japan vs Sri Lanka
Tokyo, Japan time is 3:30 hours ahead of Colombo, Sri Lanka