Public Holidays in Sri Lanka 2019

Public Holidays in Sri Lanka 2019

It can be quite annoying or rather dissapointing if you are in a city or country to find that most shops and official buildings are closed due to a bank holiday or public holiday... and you didn't know at forehand. Our huge list of countries with all their public holidays for 2019 will give you a helping hand! Use our data to plan your next cruise of trip or at least be prepared! We also included the religious holidays. Please take note that most shops are closed on Sundays in many countries. This list can also be very helpfull when planning a business trip, or a business call for that matter. Don't jump to conclusions when your business partner or new client doesn't answer the phone ;-) Have a look at our list first! ALso, when planning a short holiday, a weekend trip or that wonderful summer holiday: don't forget that banks and shops may be closed at the time of your stay. Don't spoil your ski holiday. Check here to avoid misery.

Sri Lanka public holidays 2019 list at

Sri Lanka Bank Holidays and Sri Lanka Public Holidays in 2019

Jan 1 New Year's Day

Jan 15 Tamil Thai Pongal Day

Jan 20 Duruthu full Moon Poya Day

Feb 4 National Day

Feb 19 Navam Full Moon Poya Day

Mar 4 Mahasivarathri Day

Mar 20 Medin Full Moon Poya Day

Apr 13-14 Sinhala and Tamil New Year

Apr 19 Bak Full Moon Poya Day

Apr 19 Good Fiday

May 1 May Day

May 18-19 Vesak (Buddah's Day) / Full Moon Poya Day

Jun 5 Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)

Jun 16 Poson Full Moon Poya Day

Jul 16 Esala Full Moon Poya Day

Aug 12 Eid al-Adha (Hadji Festival Day)

Aug 14 Nikini Full Moon Poya Day

Sep 13 Binara Full Moon Poya Day

Oct 13 Vap Full Moon Poya Day

Oct 27 Deepavali

Nov 10 Milad un-Nabi (Birth of the Prophet)

Nov 12 II Full Moon Poya Day

Dec 11 Unduvap Full Moon Poya Day

Dec 25 Christmas Day

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