Public Holidays in Bhutan 2022 | Royal Bhutan Airlines Drukair | Druk Asia

Public Holidays in Bhutan 2022

Updated on 30/March/2023

Bhutan Public Holidays 2022

Bhutan is one of the countries with the highest public holidays.

Date Day Holiday
1 Jan Sat Winter Solstice (Nyilo)
2 Feb Wed Traditional Day of Offering
21 Feb to 23 Feb Mon to Wed Birth Anniversary of His Majesty the King
3 Mar to 4 Mar Thu to Fri Losar New Year
2 May Mon Birth Anniversary of Third Druk Gyalpo
11 May Wed Zhabdrung Kuchoe
14 Jun Tue Lord Buddha's Parinirvana
9 Jul Sat Birth Anniversary of Guru Rinpoche
1 Aug Mon First Sermon of Lord Buddha
23 Sep Fri Blessed Rainy Day
1 Oct Sat Thimphu Drupchen Dromchoe *
5 Oct Wed Dashain Festival
5 Oct to 7 Oct Wed to Fri Thimphu Tshechu *
1 Nov Tue Coronation of His Majesty the King
11 Nov Fri Birth Anniversary of Fourth Druk Gyalpo
15 Nov Tue Descending Day of Lord Buddha
17 Dec Sat National Day

Purchase a copy of the 2022 Bhutan calendar.

Find out what is the Bhutan festival schedule for 2022.


Planning to travel to Bhutan during a festival?

On popular dates of travel such as during festival time, flight tickets tend to get fully reserved 5 months prior. Due to limited flight and seats available, we recommend you to reserve your ticket as early as possible. You can reserve your ticket for free with us and plan your trip to Bhutan with a peace of mind knowing that you will have a spot on your flight to Bhutan.


We will never spam you or share your contact information with third parties.

Whats App