Bhutan has a total of 24 holidays in 2022. 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
Winter Solstice (Nyilo)
Saturday, January 1, 2022 Winter Solstice (Nyilo) is a public holiday in Bhutan
Traditional Day of Offerings
Wednesday, February 2, 2022 Traditional Day of Offerings is a public holiday in Bhutan
King's Birthday
Monday, February 21, 2022 King's Birthday is a public holiday in Bhutan
King's Birthday Holiday
Tuesday, February 22, 2022 King's Birthday Holiday is a public holiday in Bhutan
Losar (New Year)
Thursday, March 3, 2022 Losar (New Year) is a public holiday in Bhutan
Losar Holiday
Friday, March 4, 2022 Losar Holiday is a public holiday in Bhutan
March Equinox
Sunday, March 20, 2022 March Equinox in Bhutan (Thimphu)
Birth Anniversary of Third Druk Gyalpo
Monday, May 2, 2022 Birth Anniversary of Third Druk Gyalpo is a public holiday in Bhutan
Death Anniversary of Zhabdrung (Zhabdrung Kuchoe)
Wednesday, May 11, 2022 Death Anniversary of Zhabdrung (Zhabdrung Kuchoe) is a public holiday in Bhutan
Buddha's Parinirvana
Tuesday, June 14, 2022 Buddha's Parinirvana is a public holiday in Bhutan
June Solstice
Tuesday, June 21, 2022 June Solstice in Bhutan (Thimphu)
Birth Anniversary of Guru Rinpoche
Saturday, July 9, 2022 Birth Anniversary of Guru Rinpoche is a public holiday in Bhutan
Buddha's First Sermon
Monday, August 1, 2022 Buddha's First Sermon is a public holiday in Bhutan
Blessed Rainy Day
Friday, September 23, 2022 Blessed Rainy Day is a public holiday in Bhutan
September Equinox
Friday, September 23, 2022 September Equinox in Bhutan (Thimphu)
Thimphu Drubchoe (Thimphu only)
Saturday, October 1, 2022 Thimphu Drubchoe (Thimphu only) is a municipal holiday in Bhutan
Thimphu Tshechu (Thimphu only)
Wednesday, October 5, 2022 Thimphu Tshechu (Thimphu only) is a municipal holiday in Bhutan
Dashain
Wednesday, October 5, 2022 Dashain is a public holiday in Bhutan
Thimphu Tshechu (Thimphu only)
Thursday, October 6, 2022 Thimphu Tshechu (Thimphu only) is a municipal holiday in Bhutan
King Jigme Khesar Namgyel's Coronation
Tuesday, November 1, 2022 King Jigme Khesar Namgyel's Coronation is a public holiday in Bhutan
Birth Anniversary of the Fourth Druk Gyalpo/Consitution Day
Friday, November 11, 2022 Birth Anniversary of the Fourth Druk Gyalpo/Consitution Day is a public holiday in Bhutan
Descending Day of Lord Buddha
Tuesday, November 15, 2022 Descending Day of Lord Buddha is a public holiday in Bhutan
National Day
Saturday, December 17, 2022 National Day is a public holiday in Bhutan
December Solstice
Wednesday, December 21, 2022 December Solstice in Bhutan (Thimphu)