Holiday Guide for Thailand in 2022

Thailand 2022
Thailand
2022

Thailand information

Population: 69.80m
Capital: Bangkok
Calling Code: (66)
Time Zone: +7 UTC
Currency: Thai baht
Language: Thai

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List of National Holidays in Thailand in 2022

New Year's Day


New Year's Day

Thailand: New Year's Day is a public holiday in all countries that observe the Gregorian calendar, with the exception of Israel

New Year's Day (in lieu)

 Long Weekend! 
New Year's Day (in lieu)

Thailand: As New Year's Day falls on a Saturday in 2022, the following Monday will be a public holiday.

Chinese New Year


Chinese New Year

Narathiwat, Pattani, Satun, Yala: The Chinese New Year marks the start of the lunar new year, which occurs sometime between Jan. 21 and Feb. 20. Also known as the Spring Festival, it is considered one of China’s most important celebrations, with each year being named after one of the 12 animals in the Chinese zodiac. Festivities include fireworks, parades, and performances. The holiday closes with a lantern festival.

Makha Bucha


Makha Bucha

Thailand: Shortly after Buddha began his teachings, 1250 monks gathered to hear Buddha preach.

Chakri Day


Chakri Day

Thailand: Chakri Day commemorates the establishment of the Chakri Dynasty by Phra Buddha Yodfa Chulaloke in 1784

Songkran


Songkran

Thailand: The Songkran festival is the traditional Thai New Year's Day and is celebrated from April 13 to April 15

Songkran


Songkran

Thailand: Festivities continue on the second day of the holidays to celebrate traditional Thai New Year

Songkran

 Long Weekend! 
Songkran

Thailand: Festivities continue on the third day of the holidays to celebrate traditional Thai New Year

Labour Day


Labour Day

Thailand: This holiday is most commonly associated as a commemoration of the achievements of the labour movement

Labour Day (in lieu)

 Long Weekend! 
Labour Day (in lieu)

Thailand: As May 1st falls on a Sunday, the following Monday will be a substitute holiday.

H.M. King's Coronation


H.M. King's Coronation

Thailand: The Thai government has announced May 4th will be a public holiday henceforth to mark the coronation of the King in 2019

Visakha Bucha Day

 Long Weekend! 
Visakha Bucha Day

Thailand: Marks three key events in Buddhas life - his birthday, the enlightenment and his achievement of Nirvana

H.M. Queen's Birthday

 Long Weekend! 
H.M. Queen's Birthday

Thailand: This holiday marks the birthday of the queen of Thailand, Queen Suthida.

Asahna Bucha Day


Asahna Bucha Day

Thailand: Marks the day when the Lord Buddha delivered his first sermon in India over 2500 years ago

Public Holiday

 Long Weekend! 
Public Holiday

Thailand: Marks the day when the Lord Buddha delivered his first sermon in India over 2500 years ago

H.M. King's Birthday


H.M. King's Birthday

Thailand: The day commemorates the birthday of the King of Thailand, Vajiralongkorn, also known as Rama X.

Public Holiday Holiday

 Long Weekend! 
Public Holiday Holiday

Thailand: The day commemorates the birthday of the King of Thailand, Vajiralongkorn, also known as Rama X.

H.M. Queen Mother's Birthday

 Long Weekend! 
H.M. Queen Mother's Birthday

Thailand: This holiday marks the birthday of the queen mother of Thailand, Queen Sirikit.

Prince Mahidol Day


Prince Mahidol Day

Thailand: The father of King Bhumibol is regarded as the father of modern medicine in Thailand.

The Passing of King Bhumibol


The Passing of King Bhumibol

Thailand: In remembrance of His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej, King Rama IX who died on October 13th 2016.

Public Holiday

 Long Weekend! 
Public Holiday

Thailand: In remembrance of His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej, King Rama IX who died on October 13th 2016.

Chulalongkorn Day


Chulalongkorn Day

Thailand: Commemorates one of Thailand's most revered kings, King Chulalongkorn

Chulalongkorn Day (in lieu)

 Long Weekend! 
Chulalongkorn Day (in lieu)

Thailand: As Chulalongkorn Day falls on a Sunday in 2022, the following Monday will be a holiday.

Special Public Holiday


Special Public Holiday

Bangkok, Nonthaburi: A Special Public Holiday in Bangkok, Nonthaburi and Samut Prakan for the APEC Summit.

Special Public Holiday


Special Public Holiday

Bangkok, Nonthaburi: A Special Public Holiday in Bangkok, Nonthaburi and Samut Prakan for the APEC Summit.

Special Public Holiday

 Long Weekend! 
Special Public Holiday

Bangkok, Nonthaburi: A Special Public Holiday in Bangkok, Nonthaburi and Samut Prakan for the APEC Summit.

King Bhumibol's Birthday

 Long Weekend! 
King Bhumibol's Birthday

Thailand: Thailand's National Day commemorates the birthday of the late King of Thailand, Bhumibol Adulyadej

Thailand Constitution Day


Thailand Constitution Day

Thailand: Commemorates the announcment of the first permanent constitution in 1932

Thailand Constitution Day (in lieu)

 Long Weekend! 
Thailand Constitution Day (in lieu)

Thailand: As Constitution Day falls on a Sunday in 2022, the following Monday will be a public holiday.

Public Holiday

 Long Weekend! 
Public Holiday

Thailand: The last day of the year in the Gregorian calendar is usually celebrated with parties as midnight approaches

New Year's Eve


New Year's Eve

Thailand: The last day of the year in the Gregorian calendar is usually celebrated with parties as midnight approaches

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.