There will be six long weekends (with holidays either falling on a Friday or Monday) for Singaporeans in 2016.
Get your new calendars ready and mark these dates down!
Source: Ministry of Manpower
Public holidays which fall on a Friday:
- New Year’s Day (Jan 1)
- Good Friday (Mar 25)
Public holidays which fall on a Monday:
- First day of Chinese New Year (Feb 8)
- Hari Raya Haji (Sep 12)
- *Labour Day (May 1)
- *Christmas Day (Dec 25)
*These two holidays fall on a Sunday, so the following Monday will be a public holiday
Here’s a visual guide to help you plan your weekend getaways in 2016!
|Between Terms 1 and 2||Saturday 12 March to Sunday 20 March|
|Between Semesters 1 and 2||Saturday 28 May to Sunday 26 June|
|Between Terms 3 and 4||Saturday 3 September to Sunday 11 September|
|At the End of School Year||Saturday 19 November to Saturday 31 December|