Public Holidays in Japan 2020

Public Holidays in Japan 2020

It can be quite annoying or rather dissapointing if you are in a city or country to find that most shops and official buildings are closed due to a bank holiday or public holiday... and you didn't know at forehand. Our huge list of countries with all their public holidays for 2020 will give you a helping hand! Use our data to plan your next cruise of trip or at least be prepared! We also included the religious holidays. Please take note that most shops are closed on Sundays in many countries. This list can also be very helpfull when planning a business trip, or a business call for that matter. Don't jump to conclusions when your business partner or new client doesn't answer the phone ;-) Have a look at our list first! ALso, when planning a short holiday, a weekend trip or that wonderful summer holiday: don't forget that banks and shops may be closed at the time of your stay. Don't spoil your ski holiday. Check here to avoid misery.

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Japanese Bank Holidays and Japan Public Holidays in 2020

January 1 New Year's Day (Ganjitsu)

January 13 Coming-of-Age day (Seijin no hi)

February 11 National Foundation Day (Kenkoku Kinen no Hi)

February 23-24 Emperor's Birthday

March 20 Vernal Equinox Day (Shumbun no Hi)

April 29 Showa Day (Showa no Hi)

May 3 Constitution Day (Kempo Kinembi)

May 4 Greenery Day - National Holiday

May 5 Children's Day (Kodomo no Hi)

May 6 Nature Day

July 23 the Marine Day (Umi no Hi)

July 24 Sports Day (Taiiku no Hi)

August 10 Mountain Day

September 21 Respect-for-the-Aged Day (Keiro no Hi)

September 22 Autumnal Equinox Day (Shubun no Hi)

November 3 Culture Day (bunka no Hi)

November 23 Labor Day (Kinro Kansha no Hi)

December 25 Christmass Day

December 31 New Years Eve

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