Uttarakhand Bank Holidays List 2022

Published on 5 Aug, 2021, 12:17 PM IST
Updated on 6 Jun, 2022, 11:11 AM IST

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If you reside in Uttarakhand or are planning to visit there, then you should be aware of bank holidays in Uttarakhand. As the name suggests, most of the public-sector banks and private-sector banks are closed on Uttarakhand’s bank holidays. This might be an issue for those who like to perform banking transactions offline.

Uttarakhand Bank Holidays

Note that you can transact online via internet banking and mobile banking on bank holidays in Uttarakhand in 2022. Automated Teller Machines, or ATMs as they are popularly referred to, are also functional during Uttarakhand’s bank holidays in 2022. This article is about important things to know about Uttarakhand’s bank holidays.

Bank Holidays Calendar in Uttarakhand 2022:

Here’s a list of Uttarakhand’s bank holidays for 2022. Note that the dates mentioned in the list of bank holidays calendar in Uttarakhand might change as some dates of festivals cannot be declared in advance. Also, there are bank holidays in Uttarakhand on the second and fourth Saturdays, and all Sundays.

Bank holidays in Uttarakhand during January 2022

Day Date Holiday
Saturday 8 January Second Saturday
Saturday 22 January Fourth Saturday
Wednesday 26 January Republic Day

Bank holidays in Uttarakhand during February 2022

Day Date Holiday
Saturday 12 February Second Saturday
Saturday 26 February Fourth Saturday

Bank holidays in Uttarakhand during March 2022

Tuesday 1 March Maha Shivaratri
Saturday 12 March Second Saturday
Saturday 19 March Holi
Saturday 26 March Fourth Saturday

Bank holidays in Uttarakhand during April 2022

Day Date Holiday
Saturday 9 April Second Saturday
Sunday 10 April Ram Navami
Thursday 14 April Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti
Friday 15 April Good Friday
Saturday 23 April Fourth Saturday

Bank holidays in Uttarakhand during May 2022

Tuesday 3 May EId-ul-Fitr
Saturday 14 May Second Saturday
Monday 16 May Buddha Poornima
Saturday 28 May Fourth Saturday

Bank holidays in Uttarakhand during June 2022

Day Date Holiday
Saturday 11 June Second Saturday
Saturday 25 June Fourth Saturday

Bank holidays in Uttarakhand during July 2022

Day Date Holiday
Saturday 9 July Second Saturday
Sunday 10 July Bakrid
Saturday 23 July Fourth Saturday

Bank holidays in Uttarakhand during August 2022

Day Date Holiday
Friday 12 August Raksha Bandhan
Saturday 13 August Second Saturday
Monday 15 August Independence Day
Friday 19 August Janmashtami
Saturday 27 August Fourth Saturday

Bank holidays in Uttarakhand during September 2022

Day Date Holiday
Saturday 10 September Second Saturday
Saturday 24 September Fourth Saturday

Bank holidays in Uttarakhand during October 2022

Day Date Holiday
Sunday 2 October Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti
Wednesday 5 October Vijaya Dashami
Saturday 8 October Second Saturday
Sunday 9 October Eid-E-Milad
Saturday 22 October Fourth Saturday
Tuesday 25 October Diwali
Wednesday 26 October Diwali Holiday
Thursday 27 October Bhai Dooj

Bank holidays in Uttarakhand during November 2022

Day Date Holiday
Tuesday 8 November Guru Nanak Jayanti
Saturday 12 November Second Saturday
Saturday 26 November Fourth Saturday

Bank holidays in Uttarakhand during December 2022

Day Date Holiday
Saturday 10 December Second Saturday
Saturday 24 December Fourth Saturday
Sunday 25 December Christmas

Note: Bank holidays stated above are for banks in Uttarakhand including its following cities.

  • Dehradun

  • Haridwar

  • Roorkee

  • Haldwani

  • Rudrapur

  • Kashipur

  • Rishikesh

Also, read: India Bank Holidays List 2022

Top Places to Visit in Uttarakhand:

Uttarakhand is located in north India bordering Nepal. It is known for scenic views of the Himalayan range and the tranquillity of its natural beauty. Uttarakhand is famous as ‘Land of the Gods’, as it is a renowned pilgrimage site for the Hindus.

People who engage in religious tourism and those who like trekking find Uttarakhand fascinating. The state is primarily distinguished by its northern and southern regions, which are referred to as Garwhal and Kumaon, respectively.  Here are some prominent tourist spots that you must visit in Uttarakhand.

Corbett National Park: This national park is named after Jim Corbett. It is located in the Nainital district and is known for its varied wildlife. You can experience a jeep safari at the park to watch animals in their natural surroundings.

Haridwar: Haridwar is among India’s holiest sites. Hindus from all over the country and across the world assemble here to take a dip in the holy Ganga to wash their sins. The aarti held in the evenings is a massive crowd-puller.

Rishikesh: Another holy spot in Uttarakhand, Rishikesh is famous for its connection with Yoga. As a result, Rishikesh attracts a lot of foreign tourists looking to explore the ancient technique. Rishikesh is at an hour’s drive from Haridwar and can be clubbed with it while visiting Uttarakhand.

Nainital: Nainital has been a popular tourist destination for years. It was a summer retreat for the Britishers during the pre-independence era. You can enjoy boating in the Naini lake and spend time shopping and eating at the Mall road.

Valley of Flowers: If you are mesmerized by flowers, then get ready for an experience of a lifetime at Uttarakhand’s Valley of Flowers National park. This destination is open between June and October and is home to a wide variety of flowers, which create a staggering setting along with the snow-capped mountains in the background.

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