Vietnam Public Holidays
A complete list of Public Holidays that are celebrated in Vietnam in 2019
- Visa counter at Vietnam airports are still open during the holiday.
- Close to the public holidays listed below, it often takes longer to process a visa approval letter. Therefore, we suggest you apply for the letter at least one week in advance.
- During the public holiday, it is not possible to obtain the visa letter.
|DATES||HOLIDAY||NUMBER OF DAYS|
|Jan 01, 2019||New Year Holiday||04 Days|
|Feb 02 to Feb 10, 2019||Lunar New Year 2019||09 Days|
|Apr 14-15, 2019||Hùng Kings' Festival||02 Days|
|Apr 30, 2019||Reunification Day||01 Day|
|May 01, 2019||International Labor Day||01 Day|
|Sept 02-03, 2019||Independence Day||02 Days|
*The New Year Holiday 2019 will be observed in 4 days from 29 December 2018 to 01 January 2019. All government offices will be closed during this time.
*The New Year Holiday 2020 will fall on Saturday, January 25, 2020.
Last Updated: Jan 01, 2019
Frequently asked questions
Can I get a visa through the embassy during the public holiday?
No, that is not possible. The embassy will also observe the public holidays as in Vietnam as well as the public holidays in the local country where the embassy is located.