Public Holidays

Religious holidays vary annually in accordance to the lunar calendar.

1 Jan  New Year's Day.
26 Feb National Day.
-Mawlid al-Nabi (Birth of the Prophet). in Malé.
29 Mar The Day Maldives Embraced Islam.
26-27 Jul Independence Day.
-Ramadan begins.
Eid al-Fitr (Ramadan ends).
3 Nov  Victory Day.
-Hajj.
11 Nov  Republic Day.
-Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice).
-Islamic New Year.