Thai Holidays 2021

This list contains both the official holidays in Thailand (red), on which banks and government offices are closed, and the non-official (black).

As in Britain, if the official holiday falls on a weekend, then the next working day is substituted. In our calendar we have marked these as substitute holidays.

1. January FridayNew Year`s day
9. January SaturdayChildren's Day
16. January SaturdayNational Teacher's Day
18. January MondayRoyal Armed Forces Day
12. February FridayChinese New Year
13. - 14. FebruarySaturday to SundayChinese New Year
14. February SundayValentine's Day
26. February FridayMakha Bucha Day
8. March MondayInternational Women's Day
13. March SaturdayNational Elephant Day
6. April TuesdayChakri Day
12. - 15. AprilMonday to ThursdaySongkran (Thai New Year)
1. May SaturdayLabour Day
3. May MondaySubstitute holiday Labor Day
4. May TuesdayHoliday in honour of the coronation of His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn
10. May MondayRoyal Ploughing Ceremony
26. May WednesdayVisaka Bucha Day
3. June ThursdayBirthday of Her Majesty Queen Suthida
5. June SaturdayNational Farmer's Day
24. July SaturdayAsanha Bucha (จัดงานวันอาสาฬหบูชา)
25. July SundayKhao Phansa (เข้าพรรษา)
26. July MondaySubstitute holiday for Asanha Bucha Day
27. July TuesdayAdditional holiday
28. July WednesdayBirthday of His Majesty Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun
29. July ThursdayNational Thai Language Day
12. August ThursdayBirthday of Her Majesty Queen mother Sirikit
18. August WednesdayNational Science Day
20. September MondayNational Youth Day
24. September FridayAdditional holiday
13. October WednesdayNational Police Day
13. October WednesdayRemembrance of His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej
14. October ThursdayNational Democracy Day
21. October ThursdayOog Pansa (ออกพรรษา)
22. October FridaySubstitute holiday for Chulalongkorn Day
23. October SaturdayChulalongkorn Day
19. November FridayLoi Krathong (ลอยกระทง)
5. December SundayBirthday of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej
6. December MondaySubstitute holiday for the birthday of King Bhumibol Adulyadej
10. December FridayConstitution Day
31. December FridayNew Year's Eve

posted on: 19.11.2020 - last update on: 29.12.2020

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