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Mountain Day in Japan

Is Mountain Day a Public Holiday?

Mountain Day is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

Mountain Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2016ThuAug 11Mountain DayNational holiday
2017FriAug 11Mountain DayNational holiday
2018SatAug 11Mountain DayNational holiday
2019SunAug 11Mountain DayNational holiday
2019MonAug 12Mountain Day observedNational holiday
2020MonAug 10Mountain DayNational holiday

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