Nepal has a total of 49 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
Maghe Sankranti
Wednesday, January 15, 2020 Maghe Sankranti is a optional holiday in Nepal
Sonam Losar (Tamang New Year)
Saturday, January 25, 2020 Sonam Losar (Tamang New Year) is a optional holiday in Nepal
Basant Panchami
Wednesday, January 29, 2020 Basant Panchami is a academic holiday in Nepal
Martyrs' Memorial Day
Thursday, January 30, 2020 Martyrs' Memorial Day is a observance in Nepal
National Democracy Day
Wednesday, February 19, 2020 National Democracy Day is a observance in Nepal
Maha Shivaratri
Friday, February 21, 2020 Maha Shivaratri is a public holiday in Nepal
Gyalpo Losar
Monday, February 24, 2020 Gyalpo Losar is a optional holiday in Nepal
Nari Dibas
Sunday, March 8, 2020 Nari Dibas is a public holiday in Nepal
Holi Purnima (Hill region)
Monday, March 9, 2020 Holi Purnima (Hill region) is a local holiday in Nepal
Holi Purnima (Terai region)
Tuesday, March 10, 2020 Holi Purnima (Terai region) is a local holiday in Nepal
March Equinox
Friday, March 20, 2020 March Equinox in Nepal (Kathmandu)
Godhe Yatra
Tuesday, March 24, 2020 Godhe Yatra is a local holiday in Nepal
Ram Nawami
Thursday, April 2, 2020 Ram Nawami is a public holiday in Nepal
Nepali New Year
Monday, April 13, 2020 Nepali New Year is a public holiday in Nepal
Loktantra Diwas
Thursday, April 23, 2020 Loktantra Diwas is a observance in Nepal
Majdoor Divas
Friday, May 1, 2020 Majdoor Divas is a public holiday in Nepal
Buddha Jayanti
Thursday, May 7, 2020 Buddha Jayanti is a public holiday in Nepal
Ramjan Edul Fikra
Monday, May 25, 2020 Ramjan Edul Fikra is a optional holiday in Nepal
Ganatantra Diwas (Republic Day)
Thursday, May 28, 2020 Ganatantra Diwas (Republic Day) is a observance in Nepal
June Solstice
Saturday, June 20, 2020 June Solstice in Nepal (Kathmandu)
Edul Aajaha
Friday, July 31, 2020 Edul Aajaha is a optional holiday in Nepal
Janai Purnima
Monday, August 3, 2020 Janai Purnima is a public holiday in Nepal
Shree Krishna Janamashtami
Tuesday, August 11, 2020 Shree Krishna Janamashtami is a public holiday in Nepal
Gai Jatra
Tuesday, August 11, 2020 Gai Jatra is a public holiday in Nepal
Hartalika Teej
Friday, August 21, 2020 Hartalika Teej is a optional holiday in Nepal
Rishi Panchami
Sunday, August 23, 2020 Rishi Panchami is a public holiday in Nepal
Gaura Parba
Wednesday, August 26, 2020 Gaura Parba is a optional holiday in Nepal
Indra Jatra
Tuesday, September 1, 2020 Indra Jatra is a public holiday in Nepal
Civil Service Day
Monday, September 7, 2020 Civil Service Day is a public holiday in Nepal
Jitiya
Thursday, September 10, 2020 Jitiya is a optional holiday in Nepal
Constitution Day
Saturday, September 19, 2020 Constitution Day is a public holiday in Nepal
September Equinox
Tuesday, September 22, 2020 September Equinox in Nepal (Kathmandu)
Ghatasthapana
Saturday, October 17, 2020 Ghatasthapana is a public holiday in Nepal
Phulpati (Dashain)
Friday, October 23, 2020 Phulpati (Dashain) is a public holiday in Nepal
Astami (Dashain)
Saturday, October 24, 2020 Astami (Dashain) is a public holiday in Nepal
Nawami (Dashain)
Sunday, October 25, 2020 Nawami (Dashain) is a public holiday in Nepal
Dashami (Dashain)
Monday, October 26, 2020 Dashami (Dashain) is a public holiday in Nepal
Ekadashi (Dashain)
Tuesday, October 27, 2020 Ekadashi (Dashain) is a public holiday in Nepal
Duwadashi (Dashain)
Wednesday, October 28, 2020 Duwadashi (Dashain) is a public holiday in Nepal
Kojagrat Purnima
Friday, October 30, 2020 Kojagrat Purnima is a public holiday in Nepal
Laxmi Puja (Tihar)
Sunday, November 15, 2020 Laxmi Puja (Tihar) is a public holiday in Nepal
Gobhardan Pujan (Tihar)
Monday, November 16, 2020 Gobhardan Pujan (Tihar) is a public holiday in Nepal
Bhai Tika (Tihar)
Tuesday, November 17, 2020 Bhai Tika (Tihar) is a public holiday in Nepal
Chhat Parwa
Friday, November 20, 2020 Chhat Parwa is a optional holiday in Nepal
Guru Nanak Jayanti
Monday, November 30, 2020 Guru Nanak Jayanti is a public holiday in Nepal
December Solstice
Monday, December 21, 2020 December Solstice in Nepal (Kathmandu)
Christmas Day
Friday, December 25, 2020 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Udhauli Parva
Tuesday, December 29, 2020 Udhauli Parva is a optional holiday in Nepal
Tamu Lhosar
Wednesday, December 30, 2020 Tamu Lhosar is a optional holiday in Nepal