Maldives has a total of 25 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.

These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates or sign up for our newsletter to receive regular updates. All updates are automatically added to our API as well.

Our API allows you to specify the State and Region as part of the API requests, thereby limiting the requests to a particular state or city. View the API documentation for a full description of the supported countries, states and regions.

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.
Presidential Address Holiday
Thursday, February 3, 2022 Presidential Address Holiday is a public holiday in Maldives
March Equinox
Sunday, March 20, 2022 March Equinox in Maldives (Male)
Ramadan Start
Saturday, April 2, 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, International Workers' Day, and May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Eid-ul-Fithr
Monday, May 2, 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-ul-Fithr Holiday
Tuesday, May 3, 2022 Eid-ul-Fithr Holiday is a public holiday in Maldives
Bank Holiday
Thursday, May 5, 2022 Bank Holiday is a bank and government holiday in Maldives
June Solstice
Tuesday, June 21, 2022 June Solstice in Maldives (Male)
Hajj Day
Friday, July 8, 2022 Hajj Day is a public holiday in Maldives
Eid-ul Al'haa
Saturday, July 9, 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 Al'haa Holiday
Sunday, July 10, 2022 Eid-ul Al'haa Holiday is a bank and government holiday in Maldives
Bank Holiday
Wednesday, July 13, 2022 Bank 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
Bank Holiday
Thursday, July 28, 2022 Bank Holiday is a bank and government 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)
National Day
Tuesday, September 27, 2022 National Day is a public holiday in Maldives
National Tourism Day
Monday, October 3, 2022 National Tourism Day is a public holiday in Maldives
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.
The Day Maldives Embraced Islam
Thursday, October 27, 2022 The Day Maldives Embraced Islam is a public holiday in Maldives
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)