Public Holidays / Closures

Chennai, Bangalore, Cochin and Hyderabad

The Royal Thai Consulate General in Chennai and the Thailand Visa application center will remain closed on the following holidays and on all Saturdays and Sundays in 2017.

Date Day Holiday 2017
2 January Monday Substitution for New Year Day(T)
26 January Thursday Republic Day(I)
13 February Monday Substitution for Makha Bucha Day(T)
6 April Thursday Chakri Memorial Day(T)
13 April Thursday Songkran Festival Day(T)
14 April Friday Songkran Day, Tamil New Year’s Day and Good Friday(T/I)
10 May Wednesday Visakha Bucha Day(T)
26 June Monday Ramzan Day(I)
10 July Monday Substitution for Asarnha Bucha Day and Buddhist Lent Day(T)
28 July Friday H.M.the King’s Birthday(T)
14 August Monday Substitution for H.M.Queen Sirikit’s Birthday(T)
15 August Tuesday Independence Day(I)
25 August Friday Ganesh Chaturthi Day(I)
29 September Friday Saraswathi Pooja(I)
2 October Monday Gandhi Jayanthi(I)
13 October Friday H.M. King Bhumibol Memorial Day(T)
18 October Wednesday Deepavali(I)
23 October Monday King Chulalongkorn Memorial Day(T)
5 December Tuesday H.M.King Bhumibol Adulyadej Memorial Day(T)
25 December Monday Christmas(I)


  • (T) = Thai Official Holidays
  • (I) = Indian Official Holidays