Weekend list of 2021, Dec 26: Covid-19 has restricted travellers for the maximum part of 2020, excitement over long weekends remains unabated.

In 2021, there are at least 15 long weekends to take a short break depending on how the Covid-19 situation shapes up in the New Year.

Long weekends are holidays before or after weekends. Or, if the holiday is on Tuesday or Thursday, then you can make it a long weekend by taking Monday or Friday off.

The year itself begins with a long weekend and have at least 3 long weekends in the first month. Not only January but you can enjoy more than 1 weekend in March and July also.

Here is the complete list:

January

January 1 (Friday) – New Year’s Day

January 2 – Saturday

January 3 – Sunday

January 14 (Friday) – Makar Sankranti

January 16- Saturday

January 17 – Sunday

January 23- Saturday

January 24 – Sunday

January 26 (Tuesday)- Republic Day

 

February

February 13 – Saturday

February 14 – Sunday

February 16 (Tuesday) – Vasant Panchami

 

March

March 11 (Thursday) – Maha Shivratri

March 13 – Saturday

March 14 – Sunday

March 27 – Saturday

March 28 – Sunday

March 29 (Monday) – Holi

 

April

April 2 – Good Friday

April 3- Saturday

April 4 – Sunday

 

May

May 13 (Thursday) – Eid ul-Fitr

May 15- Saturday

May 16- Sunday

 

There is no long weekend or any possibility in June.

July

July 10 — Saturday

July 11 — Sunday

July 12– (Monday) Rath Yatra

July 17 – Saturday

July 18 – Sunday

July 20 (Tuesday) — Bakri Eid.

 

August

August 28 – Saturday

August 29 – Sunday

August 30 – (Monday) – Janmashtami

 

September

September 10 (Friday)– Ganesh Chaturthi

September 11 – Saturday

September 12 – Sunday

October

October 15 (Friday) – Dussehra

October 16 – Saturday

October 17 – Sunday

November

November 19 (Friday) – Guru Nanak Jayanti

November 20 – Saturday

November 21 – Sunday

 

December

December 24 – Friday

December 25 (Saturday) – Christmas

December 26 – Sunday