Public Holidays South Korea 2017 and 2018

By | February 28, 2017

National and Public Holidays for South Korea in the year 2017

  • New Year’s Day is on Sunday, 01 January 2017
  • Seollal (Lunar New Year) start date is on Friday, 27 January 2017
  • Seollal (Lunar New Year) end date is on Monday, 30 January 2017
  • Independence Movement Day in South Korea is on Wednesday, 01 March 2017
  • Labour Day is on Monday, 01 May 2017
  • Buddha’s Birthday is on Wednesday, 03 May 2017
  • Orininal (Children’s Day) is on Friday, 05 May 2017
  • Memorial Day South Korea is on Tuesday, 06 June 2017
  • Kwang Bok Jul (Independence Day) in South Korea is on Tuesday, 15 August 2017
  • Chuseok (Harvest Moon Festival) starts on Tuesday, 03 October 2017
  • Kae Chun Jul (National Foundation Day) is on Tuesday, 03 October 2017
  • Christmas Day is on Monday, 25 December 2017

 

National and Public Holidays for South Korea in the year 2018

  • New Year’s Day is on Monday, 01 January 2018
  • Seollal (Lunar New Year) start date is on Thursday, 15 February 2018
  • Seollal (Lunar New Year) end date is on Saturday, 17 February 2018
  • Independence Movement Day is on Thursday, 01 March 2018
  • Labour Day is on Tuesday, 01 May 2018
  • Orininal (Children’s Day) is on Saturday, 05 May 2018
  • Buddha’s Birthday is on Tuesday, 29 May 2018
  • Memorial Day is on Wednesday, 06 June 2018
  • Kwang Bok Jul (Independence Day) is on Wednesday, 15 August 2018
  • Chuseok (Harvest Moon Festival) start date is on Sunday, 23 September 2018
  • Chuseok (Harvest Moon Festival) end date is on Tuesday, 25 September 2018
  • Kae Chun Jul (National Foundation Day) is on Wednesday, 03 October 2018
  • Christmas Day is on Tuesday, 25 December 2018

 

Facts and Informations about South Korea:

  • Population: 48.3 million (UN, 2009)
  • Capital: Seoul
  • Area: 99,313 sq km (38,345 sq miles)
  • Money: won
  •  Internet domain: .kr
  • International dialling code: +82

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