01 Jan

New Year’s Day

08 Mar

International Women’s Day

14 Apr

Lao New Year (3 days)

01 May

Labour Day

01 Jun

Children’s Day

20 Jul

National Women’s Day

03 Oct

Boat Racing Festival

11 Nov

That Luang Festival

02 Dec

National Day

The public holiday dates listed above refer to non-working public holidays, whose dates may, in some countries, and some years, differ from the historical / commemorative dates.
In most cases, when a holiday falls on a weekend, the following weekday will be a holiday observance.
Every effort has been made to ensure the above information is correct at time of printing. However, some dates are subject to change and advice should be sought from the embassy concerned.