United States Embassy and Consulates in Laos
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of United States may close on the following Lao and U.S. holidays in 2021/2022:
|Christmas Eve||Friday, December 24||2 weeks, 3 days|
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||2 weeks, 4 days|
|New Year's Eve||Friday, December 31||3 weeks, 3 days|
|International New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||3 weeks, 4 days|
|Martin Luther King Jr. Day||Thursday, January 20||1 month, 2 weeks|
|President's Day||Thursday, February 17||2 months, 1 week|
|International Women's Day (in lieu)||Wednesday, March 09||3 months|
|Lao New Year||Wednesday, April 13||4 months, 1 week|
|Lao New Year Holiday||Thursday, April 14||4 months, 1 week|
|Lao New Year Holiday||Friday, April 15||4 months, 1 week|
|Lao New Year Holiday||Saturday, April 16||4 months, 1 week|
1. How many U.S. Embassies/Consulates are there in Laos?
United States currently maintains 1 diplomatic representative office in Laos including and Vientiane.
2 - Do Lao citizens need a visa for United States?
Lao citizens are required to obtain a valid visa in order to be allowed entry into United States. Kindly contact the nearest embassies or consulates of United States in Laos for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of U.S. embassies in Laos?
The U.S. representative offices in Laos will be closed in observance of the following Lao and U.S. holidays in 2021/2021:
- Christmas Eve (US) Fri, Dec 24, 2021 (2 weeks, 3 days)
Time in United States vs Laos
Washington D.C., United States time is 14:00 hours behind Vientiane, Laos