Those who intend to visit Myanmar for the upcoming days or years, at least you should know about the Myanmar public holidays to plan your Burma trip perfectly.

Here is a detailed 2016/2017/2018/2019/2020 public holiday schedule of Myanmar.

Myanmar Public Holiday Calendar

Myanmar Public Holiday Calendar

2016/2017/2018/2019/2020 Myanmar Public Holidays
HolidayDate20162017201820192020
Independence DayJanuary 04MondayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
Union DayFebruary 12FridaySundayMondayTuesdayWednesday
Peasants’ DayMarch 2WednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdayMonday
Full Moon Day of TabaungMarch 23WednesdaySundayThursdayWednesdaySunday
Armed Forces DayMarch 27SundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayFriday
Public HolidayApril 11MondayTuesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
Maha Thingyan (Water Festival)April 12 to April 16Tuesday to SaturdayWednesday to SundayFriday to MondaySaturday to TuesdaySunday to Thursday
Burmese New Year’s DayApril 17 to April  20Sunday to WednesdayMonday to ThursdayTuesday to SaturdayWednesday to SundayFriday to Monday
Labor DayMay 01SundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayFriday
Full Moon Day of KasongMaySaturday (May 21)Thursday (May 11)SundaySaturdayWednesday
Full Moon Day of WasoJulyTuesday (July 19)Sunday (July 09)FridayTuesdayMonday
Martyr’s DayJuly 19TuesdaySundayThursdayFridaySunday
Full Moon Day of ThadingyutOctoberSunday (October 16)Thursday (October 05)WednesdaySundaySaturday
Full Moon of TazaungmoneNovemberMonday (November 14)Saturday (November 04)ThursdayMondaySunday
National DayNovemberThursday (November 24)Monday (November 13)SundayThursdayWednesday
Kayin New Year DayDecemberThursday (December 29)Thursday (December 21)Thursday
Christmas DayDecember 25SundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayFriday