France Embassy and Consulates in Laos
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of France may close on the following Lao and French holidays in 2021/2022:
|Father's Day||Monday, June 21||5 days, 11 hours|
|Bastille Day||Wednesday, July 14||4 weeks|
|Women's Union Establishment Day||Tuesday, July 20||1 month|
|Assumption Day||Sunday, August 15||2 months|
|End of Buddhist Lent Day||Saturday, October 02||3 months, 2 weeks|
|Boat Racing Festival (in lieu)||Tuesday, October 05||3 months, 3 weeks|
|BOL Establishment Day||Thursday, October 07||3 months, 3 weeks|
|All Saints' Day||Monday, November 01||4 months, 2 weeks|
|That Luang Festival (in lieu)||Tuesday, November 02||4 months, 2 weeks|
|Armistice Day||Thursday, November 11||4 months, 4 weeks|
|National Day||Thursday, December 02||5 months, 2 weeks|
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||6 months, 1 week|
1. How many French Embassies/Consulates are there in Laos?
France currently maintains 1 diplomatic representative office in Laos including and Vientiane.
2 - Do Lao citizens need a visa for France?
Lao citizens are required to obtain a valid visa in order to be allowed entry into France. Kindly contact the nearest embassies or consulates of France in Laos for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of French embassies in Laos?
The French representative offices in Laos will be closed in observance of the following Lao and French holidays in 2021/2021:
- Father's Day (FR) Mon, Jun 21, 2021 (5 days, 11 hours)
Time in France vs Laos
Paris, France time is 5:00 hours behind Vientiane, Laos