Punjab Holidays 2020

Here’s an exhaustive list of National and Public holidays in Punjab in 2020, that includes regional, and bank holidays that residents of Punjab can avail in the year 2020.

FestivalDateDay
Republic Day
26 January
Sunday
Vasant Panchami30 JanuaryThursday
Guru Ravidas Jayanti09 FebruarySunday
Mahashivratri
21 February
Friday
Holi
10th March
Tuesday
Shaheed Bhagat Singh Martyrdom Day23 MarchMonday
Ram Navami
2nd April
Thursday
Mahavir Jayanti06th AprilMonday
Good Friday
10th April
Friday
Vaisakhi13 AprilMonday
Ambedkar Jayanti14 AprilVaisakhi
May Day01 May
Friday
Ramzan/Eid-ul-Fitr
24 May
Sunday
Guru Arjun Dev's Martyrdom day26 MayTuesday
Sant Guru Kabir Jayanti05 JuneFriday
Bakrid/Shaheed Uddham Singh Martyrdom day
31st July
Friday
Janmashtami
12th August
Wednesday
Independence Day
15th August
Saturday 
Prakash Utsav Shri Guru Granth Sahib Ji
20 August
Thursday
Baba Shri Chand Jayanti27 AugustThursday
Shaheed Bhagat Singh  Jayanti28 SeptemberMonday
Gandhi Jayanti
2nd October
Friday
Dussehra
25th October
Sunday
Maharshi Valmiki Jayanti31 OctoberSaturday
Parkash Gurupurab of Shri Guru Ramdas Ji02 NovemberMonday
Diwali
14th November
Saturday
Shahidi Diwas S. Kartar Singh Sarabha Ji16th NovemberMonday
Guru Nanak Dev Jayanti
30th November
Monday
Shri Guru Tegh Bahadur's Martyrdom Day19 December Saturday
Christmas day
25 December
Friday

Famous destination to visit Punjab during the festivals

Punjab is popularly denoted as ‘’Land of Five Rivers. “The state attracts domestic and overseas tourists with stupendous tourist points. People during holidays can visit Golden Temple, which is in the city of Amritsar. Rock Garden, a sculpture garden scattered over an area of 40 acres, is fully made of industrial and home waste. It is located near Sukhna Lake in Chandigarh. Wagah Border is a popular tourist point. India-Pakistan border is a worth visiting point for tourists in the Punjab. Another destination of historical importance is Jallianwala Bagh. Mukteshwar Temple, famous monument of Lord Shiva, is also a must visit tourist point in the state.