17 Upcoming Long Weekends in 2022 in India

List of Upcoming Long Weekends in India in 2022


The table mentioned below details the long weekends in 2022. There are specific holidays celebrated in a particular region or state of India and hence mentioned as a restricted holiday.

So, without any delay, let's go through the following table -




Makar Sankranti and Pongal* (restricted holiday)

14th, 15th, 16th January

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

Republic Day

26th, 27th, 28th, 29th, 30th January

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday


26th, 27th, 28th February, 1st March

Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Tuesday


18th, 19th, 20th March

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

Mahavir Jayanti, Dr Ambekar Jayanti, Vaisakhi and Good Friday

14th, 15th, 16th, 17th April

Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday


30th April, 1st, 2nd, 3rd May

Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Tuesday

Buddha Purnima

14th, 15th, and 16th May

Saturday, Sunday, and Monday

Rath Yatra (restricted holiday)

1st, 2nd, and 3rd July

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday


6th, 7th, 8th August

Saturday, Sunday, Monday

Rakshabandhan (restricted holiday), Independence Day, Parsi New Year (restricted holiday)

11th, 12th, 13th, 14th, 15th, 16th August

Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Tuesday


19th, 20th, 21st August

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

Vinayaka Chaturthi

31st August, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th September

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday

Onam (restricted holiday)

8th, 9th, 10th, 11th September

Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday

Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti, Maha Ashtami, Maha Navami, (Maha Ashtami and Maha Navami are restricted holiday) and Dussehra

1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th October

Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday


7th, 8th, and 9th October

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday


22nd, 23rd, 24th October

Saturday, Sunday, and Monday

Guru Nanak Jayanti

5th, 6th, 7th, 8th November

Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Tuesday

*Please note that date and day may vary.

Note: There will be a few days, such as Saturday, Monday and others, where you may need to take a leave from your work to enjoy a long holiday. Moreover, it depends on your employer's policy whether a particular holiday is considered a leave.

Thus, this is all about long weekends in 2022. So go through it and plan your holidays accordingly.

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