Japan Embassy and Consulates in Turkey
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of Japan may close on the following Turkish and Japanese holidays in 2021/2022:
|Republic Day||Friday, October 29||1 month|
|Culture Day||Wednesday, November 03||1 month, 1 week|
|Labour Thanksgiving Day||Tuesday, November 23||2 months|
|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, 2 weeks|
|The Emperor's Birthday||Wednesday, February 23||5 months|
|The Emperor's Birthday Holiday||Thursday, February 24||5 months|
|Vernal Equinox Day||Sunday, March 20||5 months, 3 weeks|
|National Sovereignty and Children's Day||Saturday, April 23||7 months|
|Showa Day||Friday, April 29||7 months, 1 week|
1. How many Japanese Embassies/Consulates are there in Turkey?
Japan currently maintains 2 diplomatic representative offices in Turkey including Ankara and Istanbul.
2 - Do Turkish citizens need a visa for Japan?
Citizens of Turkey (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 Turkey?
The Japanese representative offices in Turkey will be closed in observance of the following Turkish and Japanese holidays in 2021/2021:
- Republic Day (TR) Fri, Oct 29, 2021 (1 month)
Time in Japan vs Turkey
Tokyo, Japan time is 6:00 hours ahead of Ankara, Turkey