Hong Kong Public Holiday 2014

Hong Kong National Pulic Holidays Calendar in 2014

Public holidays in Hong Kong (China) are declared and controlled by the Government of Hong Kong. These off-days allow workers rest from work, usually in conjunction with special occasions. Hong Kong is an autonomy city of China. Therefore, the city shares a lot of common public holidays with Macau– another autonomy  city of China. Many public holidays in Hong Kong are traditional Chinese holidays. Beside tradition Chinese festivals, Hong Kong also celebrates Christian festivals and international festivals as public holidays.

Hong Kong is an amazing city that is worth to visit at anytime. However, great times to stay in Hong Kong are public holidays. If you are preparing for your vacations in Hong Kong, please refer the Calendar of Hong Kong Holidays 2014 below for your perfect trips.

Day

Date

Holiday

Remarks

Wednesday January 01 New Years Day 2014  NYE 2014 Celebration
Saturday January 31 HK Chinese New Year 1st day of 1st lunar month
Friday February 01 HK Chinese New Year 2nd day of 1st lunar month
Sunday February 02 HK Chinese New Year 2rd day of 1st lunar month
Monday February 03 HK Chinese New Year 4th day of 1st lunar month (*)
Saturday April 05 Ching Ming Festival Tomb Sweeping Day or Mourning Day
Friday April 18 Good Friday Catholic or protestant
Monday April 21 Easter Monday Catholic or protestant
Thursday May 01 Labour Day May Day
Tuesday May 06 The Buddhas Birthday TBC. 8th day of the 4th month in the Chinese lunar calendar
Monday June 02 Dragon Boat Festival Tuen Ng Festival
Tuesday July 01 Special Administration Region (SAR) Day Fixed on Jul 1st
Tuesday September 09 Late mid Autumn festival TBC
Wednesday October 01 HK National Day National Day of China
Thursday October 02 Chung Yeung Festival Double Ninth Festival /Dual-Yang Festival
Thursday December 25 Christmas Day Catholic or protestant
Friday December 26 Boxing Day Family Day
Tuesday December 31 New Years Eve 2015 NYE Celebrations

Note:

(*) Since the third day of Lunar New Year’s Day falls on a Sunday in 2014, the fourth day of Lunar New Year is a public holiday (According to Hong Kong laws, when a designated public holiday falls on a Sunday or on the same day of another holiday, the immediate following weekday would be a public holiday)

Accommodations for 2014 HK public holidays

If you are planning to stay your in Hong Kong during 2014 public holidays, earlier booking is extremely recommended. Check out the best online resources for your perfect reservation.