There are 11 public holidays in Vietnam in 2023, six of which fall on weekends.
New Year's Day
New Year Holiday, celebrated on January 1, 2023, is the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar, and it is one of the most popular holidays in the world.
Vietnamese New Year
Vietnamese New Year, also known as Tet, Lunar New Year, or Spring Festival, is the most important festival in Vietnam. It marks the first day of the first month of the Vietnamese calendar. The holiday lasts seven days from January 21 to 27, 2023
Hung Kings Commemoration
The Hùng Kings' Festival, observed on April 29, 2023, is held annually from the 8th to the 11th day of the third lunar month in honor of the Hùng Kings, the traditional founders and first kings of the nation.
Reunification Day, observed on April 30, 2023, marks when North Vietnamese and Viet Cong forces captured Saigon on April 30, 1975. Saigon is the previous name of Ho Chi Minh City, the largest city in Vietnam. The Fall of Saigon marked the end of the Vietnam War and the start of the transition period toward reunification.
International Labor Day
International Labour Day is observed on May 1, 2023, and it celebrates the achievements of workers. The holiday originates in the eight-hour day movement, which is eight hours for work, eight hours for recreation, and eight hours for rest.
National Day, observed on September 1 and 2, 2023, commemorates when President Ho Chi Minh read the Declaration of independence of Vietnam at Ba Đình Square in Hanoi on September 2, 1945. He declared Vietnam's independence from France's and Japan's occupation and established the Democratic Republic of Vietnam (DRVN).
The following is the list of public holidays in Vietnam 2023.
|New Year's Day||Jan 01, 2023||Sunday||Public Holiday|
|New Year's Holiday||Jan 02, 2023||Monday||Observed|
|Vietnamese New Year's Eve||Jan 21, 2023||Saturday||Public Holiday|
|Vietnamese New Year||Jan 22, 2023||Sunday||Public Holiday|
|Tet Holiday||Jan 23, 2023||Monday||Public Holiday|
|Tet Holiday||Jan 24, 2023||Tuesday||Public Holiday|
|Tet Holiday||Jan 25, 2023||Wednesday||Public Holiday|
|Tet Holiday||Jan 26, 2023||Thursday||Observed|
|Tet Holiday||Jan 27, 2023||Friday||Observed|
|Hung Kings Commemoration||Apr 29, 2023||Saturday||Public Holiday|
|Reunification Day||Apr 30, 2023||Sunday||Public Holiday|
|International Labor Day||May 01, 2023||Monday||Public Holiday|
|Hung Kings Commemoration Holiday||May 01, 2023||Monday||Observed|
|Reunification Day Holiday||May 02, 2023||Tuesday||Observed|
|National Day Holiday||Sep 01, 2023||Friday||Public Holiday|
|National Day||Sep 02, 2023||Saturday||Public Holiday|
|National Day Holiday||Sep 04, 2023||Monday||Observed|
Please also check the working days in Vietnam in 2023.