15 Long Weekends in 2019 To Help You Achieve Your Travel Goals
With 15 long weekends in the year 2019, not having sufficient time to travel should not be an excuse, to not achieve your travel goals.
When clubbed with your paid leave, these long weekends are perfect for a 4-7 day holiday letting you travel the length and breadth of the country.
With 15 long weekends in 2019, we’re sure you can plan at least 3 big trips with your friends and families.
Long Weekend List for January 2019
Do you suffer from Monday Blues? Monday 14th of January is Pongal/ Makar Sankranti. If you get permission for leave on the 11th and 12th of January, assuming you work on Saturdays, you will get a nice four day weekend for trip.
Long Weekend List for February 2019
For people in Maharashtra, February 19th Tuesday is Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti. Plan for leave on 18th February to get a four day holiday.
Long Weekend List for March 2019
March has two long weekends. 4th March Monday is Maha Shivratri and 21st March, Thursday is Holi giving you two opportunities to travel in the month of March 2019.
Long Weekend List for April 2019
April 2019 has two holidays. 17th April is Mahavir Jayanti and 19th April is Good Friday. If you apply leave on 18th, you can go on a 5 day holiday.
Long Weekend List for May 2019
May 1st is Labour day. If you can apply for leave on 2nd and 3rd, you can get time to plan for a 5 day holiday to your favourite destination.
Long Weekend List for June 2019
June first week has an opportunity to go on a long holiday. But since it falls on a Wednesday, it would require you to apply for leave on 6th and 7th, which is a Thursday and Friday.
Long Weekend List for July 2019
A multicultural country like ours benefits from the numerous religious festivals and holidays. Unfortunately, July doesn’t seem to have any long weekends. Let us know of any festivals in the comments.
Long Weekend List for August 2019
August is usually the time when most people tend to travel. With Bakr-id and Independence Day falling on 12th and 15th, you have the potential to apply for 8 day vacation.
Long Weekend List for September 2019
Monday Blues again. September 2nd, Monday is Ganesh Chaturthi. When clubbed with the lasdt weekend of August, you can get a 4 day holiday.
Long Weekend List for October 2019
Though Ayudha Puja is largely celebrated in Karnataka, October 8th is Dusshera. These dates again see a lot of people travelling and if you’re able to apply for leave on the 4th and 5th of October, you can get a 5 day holiday.
Long Weekend List for November 2019
November is a dream month for people in Bangalore with couple of exclusive holidays. November has 3 long weekends for you to choose from. November 1st is a holiday for people in Karnataka. November 12th is a holiday for Guru Nanak Jayanti and November 26th is a holidau for Naraka Chaturdashi.
Long Weekend List for December 2019
The most magical month to travel and to end the year on a good note. December 25th, Christmas day is a holiday. From stunning Himalayan peaks to warm sunny beaches in the south, there are plenty of options to choose from.