In Terengganu, Malaysia, there are several upcoming public holidays that residents can look forward to. Planning for these public holidays can help you maximise your time off. For instance, you can use the long weekends in May and July to take a short vacation or visit family members in other parts of Malaysia.
You could use the time to explore Terengganu’s beautiful beaches, historic mosques, and bustling markets. If you’re a history or culture enthusiast, the state-specific holidays might provide exciting opportunities to learn more about Terengganu’s local traditions and royal heritage. No matter how you spend your time, these public holidays offer a valuable chance to relax, recharge, and enjoy everything Terengganu offers.
Public Holiday Terengganu 2023
This page contains a calendar of all 2023 public holidays for Terengganu. Please note that these dates may be subject to change as official changes are announced, so we recommend checking back regularly for updates.
|22 Jan||Sun||Chinese New Year|
|23 Jan||Mon||Chinese New Year Holiday|
|18 Feb||Sat||Israk and Mikraj|
|19 Feb||Sun||Israk and Mikraj Holiday|
|4 Mar||Sat||Installation of Sultan Terengganu|
|5 Mar||Sun||Installation of Sultan Terengganu Holiday|
|8 Apr||Sat||Nuzul Al-Quran|
|9 Apr||Sun||Nuzul Al-Quran Holiday|
|21 Apr||Fri||Hari Raya Aidilfitri Holiday|
|22 Apr||Sat||Hari Raya Aidilfitri|
|23 Apr||Sun||Hari Raya Aidilfitri Holiday|
|24 Apr||Mon||Hari Raya Aidilfitri Holiday|
|26 Apr||Wed||Sultan of Terengganu’s Birthday|
|1 May||Mon||Labour Day|
|4 May||Thu||Wesak Day|
|5 Jun||Mon||Agong’s Birthday|
|28 Jun||Wed||Arafat Day|
|29 Jun||Thu||Hari Raya Haji|
|30 Jun||Fri||Hari Raya Haji Holiday|
|19 Jul||Wed||Awal Muharram|
|31 Aug||Thu||Merdeka Day|
|16 Sep||Sat||Malaysia Day|
|17 Sep||Sun||Malaysia Day Holiday|
|28 Sep||Thu||Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday|
|25 Dec||Mon||Christmas Day|
What happens if Terengganu Public Holidays falls on the weekend?
If a public holiday in Terengganu falls on a weekend (Friday or Saturday), the holiday will typically be observed on the following working day (Sunday). This is a “substitute” public holiday or “replacement” holiday. However, the state government makes the final decision and can vary. It’s always best to check the official public holiday schedule.