Vietnam public holidays 2019

Be kindly informed that Vietnam Immigration Department is closing on these dates – Vietnam public holidaysThis page was created with a purpose to help you get Vietnam visa on arrival during these time with the information below.

Public holidays in Vietnam are regulated by the Ministry of Labor, War Invalids, & Social Welfare. According to Vietnamese labor laws 2012if a recognized public holiday falls on the weekend, the following Monday even Tuesday is observed. Significant public holidays include New Year’s Day and several Tet holidays that honor religious freedom and political independence. The majority of the Tet holidays are observed in February, many of which fall on weekends.


Vietnam public holidays

Vietnam public holidays 2019

These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so we will check back regularly for updates.

No Day Date Holiday Comments
1 Monday Jan-01 New Year’s Day
2 Saturday Feb-02 Lunar New Year Holiday Vietnamese new year eve
3 Sunday Feb-03 Lunar New Year Holiday Vietnamese new year eve
4 Monday Feb-04 Lunar New Year Holiday Vietnamese new year eve
5 Tuesday Feb-05 Lunar New Year Holiday Vietnamese new year eve
6 Wednesday Feb-06 Lunar New Year Holiday Vietnamese new year eve
7 Thursday Feb-07 Lunar New Year Holiday Vietnamese new year eve
8 Friday Feb-08 Lunar New Year Holiday Vietnamese new year eve
9 Saturday Feb-09 Lunar New Year Holiday Vietnamese new year eve
10 Sunday Feb-10 Lunar New Year Holiday Vietnamese new year eve
11 Saturday Apr-13 Weekend
12 Sunday Apr-14 Hung Kings Commemoration Day 10th day of the 3rd lunar month
13 Monday Apr-15 observed day
14 Saturday Apr-27 Weekend
15 Sunday Apr-28 Weekend
14 Monday Apr-29 observed day
14 Tuesday Apr-30 Reunification day
16 Wednesday May-01 International Labor Day
17 Saturday Aug-31 Weekend
18 Sunday Sep-01 Weekend
19 Monday Sep-02 National Day holiday Mark Vietnam’s declaration of independence in 1945

Travelers who did not apply for Vietnam Visa before and want to visit the country during these dates can apply for Vietnam Visa with us. Your visa application which travels date to Vietnam during this time will be set in an emergency visa case. The extra fee will be charged.

Services fees for a visa on arrival during Vietnam public holidays:

Note: the fee below applies only from 7 am to 17 pm by the local time. Before or after this time, please contact directly with us to get a deal.

Visa type Ho Chi Minh city Da Nang city Nha Trang city Ha Noi city
15 days visa  200USD/pax  200USD/pax 200USD/pax  200USD/pax

*** Note:

Airport arrival fast track ( 25USD/1pax) is included. You do not need to pay more for this service. Airport fast track is required for all applications. Our staff will help you with all the procedures at the airport when you arrive.

– The above price will be applied for holiday period if the travelers enter Vietnam in Ha Noi city,  Ho Chi Minh City, Da Nang city or Nha Trang city airport.


– Your passport scan.
– Your flight ticket detail.
– Note: Service fees have to pay in advance. Only after receiving your payment, will your Vietnam visa on arrival process.

Can it be guaranteed?

In most cases, there is no problem in getting an approval letter in emergency situations, however, it CANNOT be guaranteed. In case your application is REFUSED by the Vietnam Immigration Department, we will REFUND you the whole amount paid. We’ve helped thousands of travelers entering Vietnam in the same situation as you for nearly 7 years and there is only a case that has been denied due to the immigration inadmissibility or Vietnam customs regulation violence.
Please don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions related to Vietnam public holidays by:
Hotline 24/7: +84 90 8888 763 – Mr.Mike (English Support)
                        +84 9321 45670 – Mr.David (Vietnamese Support)
Best regard,
visa-vn team