Public Holidays in Bhutan in 2023

There are 18 public holidays in Bhutan in 2023, and seven of them fall on weekends: Saturday and Sunday.

The following is the list of public holidays in Bhutan in 2023.

HolidayDateWeekdayNote
Winter Solstice (Nyilo)Jan 02, 2023MondayPublic Holiday
Traditional Day of OfferingsJan 22, 2023SundayPublic Holiday
King's BirthdayFeb 21, 2023TuesdayPublic Holiday
King's Birthday HolidayFeb 22, 2023WednesdayPublic Holiday
King's Birthday HolidayFeb 23, 2023ThursdayPublic Holiday
Losar New YearFeb 21, 2023TuesdayPublic Holiday
Losar New Year HolidayFeb 22, 2023WednesdayPublic Holiday
Death Anniversary of ZhabdrungApr 30, 2023SundayPublic Holiday
Birthday of 3rd Druk GyalpoMay 02, 2023TuesdayPublic Holiday
Buddha's ParinirvanaJun 04, 2023SundayPublic Holiday
Birth Anniversary of Guru RinpocheJun 28, 2023WednesdayPublic Holiday
First Sermon of Lord BuddhaJul 21, 2023FridayPublic Holiday
Blessed Rainy DaySep 23, 2023SaturdayPublic Holiday
DassainOct 24, 2023TuesdayPublic Holiday
Druk Gyalpo Coronation AnniversaryNov 01, 2023WednesdayPublic Holiday
Descending Day of Lord BuddhaNov 04, 2023SaturdayPublic Holiday
Birthday of the 4th Druk GyalpoNov 11, 2023SaturdayPublic Holiday
National DayDec 17, 2023SundayPublic Holiday

Please also check working days in Bhutan in 2023.

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