Taiwan 2012 Public Holidays

Public holidays in Taiwan refers to the holidays and festivals observed in the Taiwan Area of the Republic of China. This Taiwan holidays 2012 calendar is estimate. We have not received official Taiwan public holidays calendar of 2012.

We do not and cannot guarantee the accuracy of these Taiwan holiday dates.

2012 Public Holidays in Taiwan (Republic of China)
Here is the list of Taiwan 2012 holidays.

Taiwan Republic Day / Founding Day / New Year’s Day
Founding of the Republic of China on January 1, 1912.
Celebrated along with New Year’s Day.
Sunday, 1 January 2012

Chinese New Year’s Eve
the last day of 12th lunar month
Sunday, 22 January 2012

Chinese New Year
(Info on Chinese New Year 2012)
1st day to 3rd day of 1st lunar month (additional one day in 2012 since the Eve of Chinese New Year 2012 falls on a Sunday)
Monday, 23 January 2012
Tuesday, 24 January 2012
Wednesday, 25 January 2012
Thursday, 26 January 2012

Peace Memorial Day
228 Incident on February 28, 1947
Tuesday, 28 February 2012

The Combined Holidays of Women’s Day & Children’s Day
Become a public holiday in 2011 as part of a campaign to increase the extremely low birth rate in Taiwan
Wednesday, 4 April 2012

Qingming Festival (Tomb Sweeping Day)
Qing ming 2012 is a traditional holiday, and coincidentally also the anniversary of the passing of President Chiang Kai-shek on April 5, 1975.
Wednesday, 4 April 2012

Vesak / Buddha Day
The Buddha’s Birthday
Taiwan Buddha Birthday 2012
Note: This is not a public holiday.

Dragon Boat Festival / Dragon Festival / Dumpling Festival
5th day of 5th lunar month
2012 Dragon Boat Festival
Friday, 25 May 2012

Mid-Autumn Festival / Moon Festival / Mooncake Festival / Lantern Festival
Mooncake Festival is a popular harvest festival for Chinese and Chinese origin people.
15th day of 8th lunar month
Sunday, 30 September 2012

Double Tenth Day
Wuchang Uprising on October 10, 1911
Wednesday, 10 October 2012

*Tomb sweeping day, as celebrated on an individual level in Taiwan, is often varies greatly depending on ancestry. Different families will have different “Tomb sweeping days”.

Happy Taiwan Holiday 2012 ! Enjoy your holiday !