Date(s) - 04/02/2019 - 09/02/2019
Tet Nguyen Dan, better known as TET the most important holiday period in Vietnam, welcoming the New Year with an extensive period for holidaying Vietnamese. The TET celebrations differ annually as it follows the Lunar Calendar, similar to the Chinese version of the arrival of the Year of the Pig.
Almost all offices, government and in the private sector will see their doors closed for multiple days where Vietnamese head out to meet their family and express their respect and remembrance of their ancestors together with family and relatives.
This year, this holiday period runs from 4 until 8 February inclusive, seeing people going back to work on 11 February.