National Holidays in Thailand in 2016

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Thailand List of Holidays in Thailand in 2016

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Friday Fri New Year's Day National Holiday
Monday Mon Chinese New Year Regional Holiday Narathiwat, Pattani, Yala and Satun only
Monday Mon Makha Bucha National Holiday Date varies depending on the lunar cycle
Wednesday Wed Chakri Day National Holiday
Wednesday Wed Songkran National Holiday Thai New Year
Thursday Thu Songkran National Holiday Thai New Year
Friday Fri Songkran National Holiday Thai New Year
Monday Mon Labour Day (observed) National Holiday May 1st, or following Monday if it falls on a weekend
Thursday Thu Coronation Day National Holiday May 5th, or following Monday if it falls on a weekend
Friday Fri Coronation Day National Holiday Bridge holiday after Coronation Day
Monday Mon Royal Ploughing Ceremony Government Holiday Government
Friday Fri Visakha Bucha Day National Holiday Birth of Buddha
Monday Mon Asahna Bucha Day National Holiday Bridge holiday before Asanha Bucha
Tuesday Tue Asahna Bucha Day National Holiday Date varies depending on the lunar cycle
Wednesday Wed Buddhist Lent Government Holiday Government
Friday Fri H.M. Queen Mother's Birthday National Holiday Aug 12th, or following Monday if it falls on a weekend
Friday Fri Mother's Day Not A Public Holiday
Friday Fri Public Holiday National Holiday Royal Cremation of King Bhumibol Adulyadej
Friday Fri Public Holiday Government Holiday Government offices. Mourning the death of the King
Monday Mon Chulalongkorn Day (in lieu) National Holiday Observed on Monday 24 October as 23 October was a Sunday
Monday Mon Father's Day Not A Public Holiday Celebrated on H.M. Kings Birthday
Monday Mon H.M. King's Birthday National Holiday July 28 or following Monday if it falls on a weekend
Monday Mon Constitution Day (observed) (in lieu) National Holiday Dec 10th, or following Monday if it falls on a weekend
Saturday Sat New Year's Eve National Holiday

Notes

  • Where the actual date of the holiday falls on a weekend, a substitute day has been granted on the Monday as a day's holiday.

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