Seize the Moment: 7 Upcoming Long Weekends in 2023 for Memorable Getaways
As the curtain falls on the August 15th long weekend, the opportunity for leisure and travel is far from over. The year 2023 still holds the promise of seven more long weekends, scattered across September to December. For those who missed out on vacationing during the recent extended break, these upcoming weekends offer the perfect chance to unwind and explore. Whether it’s a rejuvenating escape or a thrilling adventure, these long weekends have got you covered.
Here’s a comprehensive list of the upcoming long weekends in 2023:
- First Long Weekend in September:
- September 7, Thursday: Janmashtami (Optional Holiday)
- September 9, Saturday
- September 10, Sunday
- Extend the weekend to four days by taking Monday, September 8, as a leave day.
- Second Long Weekend in September:
- September 16, Saturday
- September 17, Sunday
- September 19, Tuesday: Ganesh Chaturthi
- Utilize Monday, September 18, for a refreshing four-day break.
- Long Weekend in October:
- September 30, Saturday
- October 1, Sunday
- October 2, Monday: Gandhi Jayanti
- Kickstart October with a leisurely three-day weekend.
- Long Weekend in October (Dussehra):
- October 21, Saturday
- October 22, Sunday
- October 24, Tuesday: Dussehra
- Extend the holiday spirit by taking Monday, October 23, off.
- Long Weekend in November (Diwali):
- November 11, Saturday
- November 12, Sunday: Diwali
- November 13, Monday: Govardhan Puja (Optional Holiday)
- Maximize the festive spirit with a well-deserved long weekend.
- Second Long Weekend in November (Guru Nanak Jayanti):
- November 25, Saturday
- November 26, Sunday
- November 27, Monday: Guru Nanak Jayanti
- Experience the serenity of November with this three-day escapade.
- Long Weekend in December (Christmas):
- December 23, Saturday
- December 24, Sunday
- December 25, Monday: Christmas
- Embrace the holiday cheer by taking Friday, December 22, off for a memorable weekend.
Embrace the upcoming long weekends to create cherished memories, explore new destinations, and rejuvenate your spirits. Whether it’s a tranquil retreat or an adventure-filled journey, these weekends beckon you to make the most of every moment.