Maldives has a total of 18 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
New Year's Day
Saturday, January 1, 2022 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
March Equinox
Sunday, March 20, 2022 March Equinox in Maldives (Male)
Ramadan Start
Sunday, April 3, 2022 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
Sunday, May 1, 2022 Labor Day, or May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Eid ul Fitr
Tuesday, May 3, 2022 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
Wednesday, May 4, 2022 Eid al Fitr Holiday is a public holiday in Maldives
June Solstice
Tuesday, June 21, 2022 June Solstice in Maldives (Male)
Hajj Day
Saturday, July 9, 2022 Hajj Day is a public holiday in Maldives
Eid ul Adha
Sunday, July 10, 2022 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
Monday, July 11, 2022 Eid ul Adha Holiday is a bank and government holiday in Maldives
Independence Day
Tuesday, July 26, 2022 Independence Day is a public holiday in Maldives
Independence Day Holiday
Wednesday, July 27, 2022 Independence Day Holiday is a public holiday in Maldives
Muharram/Islamic New Year
Saturday, July 30, 2022 Muharram is the first month of the Islamic calendar and a time of remembrance or mourning.
September Equinox
Friday, September 23, 2022 September Equinox in Maldives (Male)
Milad un Nabi (Mawlid)
Saturday, October 8, 2022 Mawlid, or Milad, marks the birth of the Islamic prophet Muhammed, or Mohamed, in the year 570 of the Gregorian calendar.
Victory Day
Thursday, November 3, 2022 Victory Day is a public holiday in Maldives
Republic Day
Friday, November 11, 2022 Republic Day is a public holiday in Maldives
December Solstice
Wednesday, December 21, 2022 December Solstice in Maldives (Male)