01 Jan

New Year’s Day

04 Jan

Independence Day

12 Feb

Union Day

02 Mar

Peasants’ Day

08 Mar

Full Moon Day of Taboung

27 Mar

Armed Forces Day

12 Apr

Thingyan Water Festival (5 days)

17 Apr

Myanmar New Year Day

01 May

May Day

06 May

Full Moon Day of Kasone

19 Jul

Martyrs’ Day

31 Jul

Eid (Govt will announce a week before)

03 Aug

Full Moon Day of Warso

30 Oct

Full Moon Day of Thadingyut (2 days)

14 Nov

Deepavali (Govt will announce a week before)

28 Nov

Full Moon Day of Tazungmone (2 days)

09 Dec

National Day

25 Dec

Christmas Day

31 Dec

New Year’s Eve

The public holiday dates listed above refer to non-working public holidays, whose dates may, in some countries, and some years, differ from the historical / commemorative dates.
In most cases, when a holiday falls on a weekend, the following weekday will be a holiday observance.
Every effort has been made to ensure the above information is correct at time of printing. However, some dates are subject to change and advice should be sought from the embassy concerned.