Top events in Thailand

October
23

Public holiday in memory of Rama V, who died in 1910 but is remembered as one of the great kings of Siam. The celebrations are best seen at the...

December
31

One of the biggest New Year parties in Thailand, Bangkok's New Year Countdown is a fabulous celebration which attracts revellers from all over the...

Thailand Public Holidays

Public holidays are listed here.

Public holiday note

Buddhist festivals are declared according to local astronomical observations and it is not possible to forecast the date of their occurrence exactly.

2021

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2021
February
26
Makha Bucha Day
Start date:
26 February 2021
April
06
Chakri Day
Start date:
6 April 2021
April
13
Songkran (Thai New Year)
Start date:
13 April 2021
End date:
15 April 2021
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2021
May
05
Coronation Day
Start date:
5 May 2021
May
26
Visakha Bucha Day
Start date:
26 May 2021
July
01
Mid Year Bank Holiday
Start date:
1 July 2021

Observed only by banks.

July
26
Asarnha Bucha Day
Start date:
26 July 2021
August
12
HM The Queen's Birthday
Start date:
12 August 2021
October
23
Chulalongkorn Day
Start date:
23 October 2021
December
05
HM The King's Birthday
Start date:
5 December 2021
December
10
Constitution Day
Start date:
10 December 2021
December
31
New Year's Eve
Start date:
31 December 2021
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