If you are planning a mini vacation, then 2020 brings some good news for people who like to travel a lot. With a total of 12 potentially long weekend, this year could officially be the year of travel.
Let’s take a look at the list of holidays that you should look forward to:
Long weekend in February 2020
Mahashivratri 21 February (Friday)
22 February (Saturday)
23 February (Sunday)
So in February, you can plan a 3-day trip.
Long weekend in March 2020
7 March (Saturday)
8 March (Sunday)
9 March (Monday)- Take a day off
Holi 10 March (Tuesday)
If one takes leave on Monday (March 9), it becomes an extended weekend of 4 days from March 7 to 10.
Long weekend in April 2020
In the month of April, there are two long weekends, so plan your vacation accordingly.
Ram Navami 2 April (Thursday)
3 April (Friday) – Take a day off
4 April (Saturday)
5 April (Sunday)
Mahavir Jayanti 6 April (Monday)
In 2020, Ram Navami falls on 2 nd April, a Thursday, which is a holiday. April 6 (Monday) is Mahavir Jayanti. So, take a day off on 3 April and plan a 5-day trip. So go ahead and make full use of this weekend.
Good Friday 10 April (Friday)
11 April (Saturday)
12 April (Sunday)
Baisakhi 13 April (Monday)
Dr. Baba Saheb Ambedkar Jayanti 14 April (Tuesday)
Good Friday will be observed on 10 th April, Baisakhi on April 13 and Ambedkar Jayanti on April 14. Taking Saturday and Sunday with the three holidays will make for a five-day weekend. So, you could utilise this for that mini-holiday that you were looking forward to.
Long weekend in May 2020
In the month of May, you can plan a 3-day short trip either in the first week of May or last week. Either you can plan your trip from 1-3 May or 23-25 May.
Maharashtra Day 1 May (Friday)
2 May ( Saturday)
3 May (Sunday)
23 May ( Saturday)
24 May (Sunday)
Id-Ul-Fitr (Ramzan Id) 25 May (Monday)
Long weekend in July 2020
Bakri Eid 31 July ( Friday)
1 August ( Saturday)
2 August (Sunday)
Rakshabandhan 3 August ( Monday)
From July 31 to August 3 marks a long weekend. So, you can plan a 4-day trip.
Long weekend in August 2020
Janmashtami 12 August (Wednesday)
13 August (Thursday) – Take the day off
14 August (Friday) – Take the day off
Independence Day 15 August (Saturday)
16 August (Sunday)
If you manage to take 2-day off, then this is also a good option. A 5-day trip. Not bad!
Long weekend in October 2020
Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti 2 October (Friday)
3 October ( Saturday)
4 October (Sunday)
October 2, celebrated as Gandhi Jayanti, comes on a Friday in 2020. This holiday can be combined with the weekends for a short trip.
Long weekend in November 2020
In the month of November, there are two options for a 3-day short trip. First in the mid of November, second in the last week.
Saturday 14 November
Sunday 15 November
Diwali Balipratipada 16 November (Monday)
28 November (Saturday)
29 November (Sunday)
Gurunanak Jayanti 30 November 2020 (Monday)
Long weekend in December 2020
You can take a break in the festive seson by clubbing Christmas holiday with your weekend.
Christmas December 25 (Friday)
December 26 (Saturday)
December 27 (Sunday)
So, what are you waiting for, start planning your short vacation by refering to our calendar. I am sure this will help you a lot.