Places in Myanmar

Myanmar Public Holidays

Public holidays are listed here.

Public holiday note

Buddhist festivals are declared according to local astronomical observations and it is not possible to forecast the date of their occurrence exactly.

2021

January
04
Independence Day
Start date:
4 January 2021
February
12
Union Day
Start date:
12 February 2021
March
02
Peasants' Day
Start date:
2 March 2021
March
27
Full Moon of Tabaung
Start date:
27 March 2021
March
27
Armed Forces Day
Start date:
27 March 2021
April
13
Maha Thingyan (Water Festival)
Start date:
13 April 2021
End date:
16 April 2021
April
17
Myanmar New Year
Start date:
17 April 2021
May
01
May Day
Start date:
1 May 2021
May
25
Full Moon of Kasong (Buddha's Birthday)
Start date:
25 May 2021
July
19
Martyrs' Day
Start date:
19 July 2021
July
23
Full Moon of Waso (Beginning of Buddhist Lent)
Start date:
23 July 2021
October
20
Full Moon of Thadingyut (End of Buddhist Lent)
Start date:
20 October 2021
November
18
Full Moon Day of Tazaungmone
Start date:
18 November 2021
December
08
National Day
Start date:
8 December 2021
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2021
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