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By The Loop HK Staff | December 30th, 2019

Holiday planning 2020, here we come! As per our annual tradition, here is a list of Hong Kong holidays for the year ahead — that’s 2020, start of a new decade!

If you take full advantage of all the possible long weekend combos, you’ll be able to jet off very frequently indeed this year. There are quite a few Monday and Friday day-offs for 2020, woohoo! We’ve bolded these special days to make planning that much easier for you. You’re welcome!


Hong Kong Public Holidays for the year 2020

New YearJanuary 1Wednesday
Lunar New Year’s DayJanuary 25Saturday
The third day of Lunar New YearJanuary 27Monday
The fourth day of Lunar New YearJanuary 28Tuesday
Ching Ming FestivalApril 4Saturday
Good FridayApril 10Friday
The day following Good FridayApril 11Saturday
Easter MondayApril 13Monday
Birthday of the BuddhaApril 30Thursday
Labour DayMay 1Friday
Tuen Ng FestivalJune 25Thursday
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Establishment DayJuly 1Wednesday
National DayOctober 1Thursday
The day following the Chinese Mid-Autumn FestivalOctober 2Friday
The day following Chung Yeung FestivalOctober 26Monday
Christmas DayDecember 25Friday
The first weekday after Christmas DayDecember 26Saturday

Source: gov.hk