Maldives has a total of 22 holidays in 2020. In the table below, you will find the details of the holidays and when they are observed. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.

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Holiday Date Details
New Year's Day
Wednesday, January 1, 2020 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Public Holiday
Thursday, March 19, 2020 Public Holiday is a non-working day (covid-19) in Maldives
March Equinox
Friday, March 20, 2020 March Equinox in Maldives (Male)
Public Holiday
Friday, March 20, 2020 Public Holiday is a non-working day (covid-19) in Maldives
Ramadan Start
Friday, April 24, 2020 Ramadan is a period of prayer, reflection and fasting for many Muslims worldwide. It is the ninth month in the Islamic calendar.
Labor Day / May Day
Friday, May 1, 2020 Labor Day, or May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Eid ul Fitr
Sunday, May 24, 2020 Eid-al-Fitr is a holiday to mark the end of the Islamic month of Ramadan, during which Muslims fast during the hours of daylight.
Eid al Fitr Holiday
Monday, May 25, 2020 Eid al Fitr Holiday is a public holiday in Maldives
June Solstice
Saturday, June 20, 2020 June Solstice in Maldives (Male)
Independence Day
Sunday, July 26, 2020 Independence Day is a public holiday in Maldives
Independence Day Holiday
Monday, July 27, 2020 Independence Day Holiday is a public holiday in Maldives
Hajj Day
Thursday, July 30, 2020 Hajj Day is a public holiday in Maldives
Eid ul Adha
Friday, July 31, 2020 Eid al-Adha (Id ul-Adha) is an Islamic festival falling on the 10th day of the month of Dhul Hijja (Thou al-Hijja) to commemorate the willingness of Ibrahim (Abraham) to sacrifice his son.
Eid ul Adha Holiday
Saturday, August 1, 2020 Eid ul Adha Holiday is a bank and government holiday in Maldives
Muharram/Islamic New Year
Thursday, August 20, 2020 Muharram is the first month of the Islamic calendar and a time of remembrance or mourning.
September Equinox
Tuesday, September 22, 2020 September Equinox in Maldives (Male)
National Day
Sunday, October 18, 2020 National Day is a public holiday in Maldives
Milad un Nabi (Mawlid)
Thursday, October 29, 2020 Mawlid, or Milad, marks the birth of the Islamic prophet Muhammed, or Mohamed, in the year 570 of the Gregorian calendar.
Victory Day
Tuesday, November 3, 2020 Victory Day is a public holiday in Maldives
Republic Day
Wednesday, November 11, 2020 Republic Day is a public holiday in Maldives
The Day Maldives Embraced Islam
Tuesday, November 17, 2020 The Day Maldives Embraced Islam is a public holiday in Maldives
December Solstice
Monday, December 21, 2020 December Solstice in Maldives (Male)