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Bhutan Public Holidays 2025

This page contains a national calendar of all 2025 public holidays for Bhutan. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates.

2 JanThuWinter Solstice (Nyilo)
30 JanThuTraditional Day of Offering
21 Feb to 23 FebFri to SunBirth Anniversary of His Majesty the King
28 Feb to 1 MarFri to SatLosar New Year
2 MayFriBirth Anniversary of Third Druk Gyalpo
7 MayWedShabdrung Kuchoe
11 JunWedLord Buddha's Parinirvana
5 JulSatBirth Anniversary of Guru Rinpoche
28 JulMonFirst Sermon of Lord Buddha
23 SepTueBlessed Rainy Day
28 SepSunThimphu Drupchen Dromchoe *
2 OctThuDashain Festival
2 Oct to 4 OctThu to SatThimphu Tshechu *
1 NovSatCoronation of His Majesty the King
11 NovTueDescending Day of Lord Buddha
11 NovTueBirth Anniversary of Fourth Druk Gyalpo
17 DecWedNational Day
The dates in this table are an estimate. We will update this page once the official public holiday dates for 2025 are released.

Note: Thimphu Drupchen Dromchoe and Thimphu Tshechu are observed in Thimphu only.