China’s 2019 Official Holiday Schedule

China’s 2019 Official Holiday Schedule

Dates: 2019        Location: China


Start planning your 2019 vacation to Hainan now! The official Chinese holiday calendar is out, so you will know just when to go!

New Year’s Day 2019




Date: January 1st, 2019 (Tuesday)

Days off: December 30th, 2018 - January 1st, 2019 (Sunday – Tuesday)

Additional work days: Dec. 29, 2018 (Saturday) 

Spring Festival / Chinese New Year


Date: February 5th, 2019 (Tuesday)

Days off: February 4th to 10th, 2019 (Monday - Sunday)

Additional work days: February 2nd - 3rd, 2019 (Saturday & Sunday)

Tomb Sweeping Festival




Date: April 5th, 2019 (Friday)

Days off: April 5th - 7th, 2019 (Friday - Sunday)

No additional work days.

Labor Day 




Date: May 1st, 2019 (Wednesday)

Days off: April 29th  – May 1st, 2019 (Monday - Wednesday)

Additional work days: April 27 – 28th, 2019 (Saturday & Sunday)

Dragon Boat Festival 




Date: June 7th, 2019 (Friday)

Days off:  June 7th to 9th, 2019 (Friday - Sunday)

No additional work days.

Mid-Autumn Festival 




Date: September 13th, 2019 (Friday)

Days off: September 13th to 15th, 2019 (Friday - Sunday)

No additional work days.

National Day 




Date: October 1st, 2019 (Tuesday)

Days off: October 1st to 7th, 2019 (Tuesday - Monday)

Additional work days: Sept. 29, 2019 (Sunday) & Oct. 12, 2019 (Saturday) 

Hope all your days in 2019 are great ones, and that you get to spend as many of them as possible in China’s tropical island province in the South China Sea – Hainan!


by Nicki Johnson

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