Banks, be it public or private sector, observe holidays on the occasion of a festival, national or state-specific holidays. They are also closed on the second and fourth Saturdays of the month. Banking transactions at the bank’s branch during these holidays are unavailable to customers; however, you do have the option to use the internet to transact online. Read on to find out the list of Arunachal Pradesh Bank Holidays in 2020, its popular places to visit and important days observed by the state.

Arunachal Pradesh Bank Holiday List 2020 - Acko

Bank Holidays Calendar in Arunachal Pradesh:

Bank holidays Calendar in Arunachal Pradesh in 2020 include Sundays, while both private and public sector banks are closed on the mandatory second and fourth Saturdays. They also are closed on several religious, national and state-centric holidays. Below is the list of Arunachal Pradesh Bank Holidays:

List of Bank Holidays in Arunachal Pradesh 2020:

Below is the day, date and name of holidays observed by banks in Arunachal Pradesh during the calendar year 2020:

Bank Holidays in Arunachal Pradesh During January 2020:

DayDateHoliday Name
Monday1 JanuaryNew Year’s Day
Saturday11 JanuarySecond Saturday
Sunday14 JanuaryMakar Sankranti
Saturday25 JanuaryFourth Saturday
Sunday26 JanuaryRepublic Day

Bank Holidays in Arunachal Pradesh During February 2020:

DayDateHoliday Name
Saturday8 FebruarySecond Saturday
Thursday20 FebruaryStatehood Day
Saturday22 FebruaryFourth Saturday

Bank Holidays in Arunachal Pradesh During March 2020:

DayDateHoliday Name
Monday10 MarchHoli
Saturday14 MarchSecond Saturday
Saturday28 MarchFourth Saturday

Bank Holidays in Arunachal Pradesh During April 2020:

DayDateHoliday Name
Wednesday1 AprilAnnual Closing of Bank Accounts
Friday10 AprilGood Friday
Saturday11 AprilSecond Saturday
Tuesday14 AprilBohag Bihu
Saturday25 AprilFourth Saturday

Bank Holidays in Arunachal Pradesh During May 2020:

DayDateHoliday Name
Thursday7 MayBuddha Purnima
Saturday9 MaySecond Saturday
Saturday23 MayFourth Saturday
Monday25 MayEid-ul-Fitr

Bank Holidays in Arunachal Pradesh During June 2020:

DayDateHoliday Name
Saturday13 JuneSecond Saturday
Saturday27 JuneFourth Saturday

Bank Holidays in Arunachal Pradesh During July 2020:

DayDateHoliday Name
Saturday11 JulySecond Saturday
Saturday25 JulyFourth Saturday

Bank Holidays in Arunachal Pradesh During August 2020:

DayDateHoliday Name
Saturday8 AugustSecond Saturday
Saturday15 AugustIndependence Day
Saturday22 AugustFourth Saturday

Bank Holidays in Arunachal Pradesh During September 2020:

DayDateHoliday Name
Saturday12 SeptemberSecond Saturday
Saturday26 SeptemberFourth Saturday

Bank Holidays in Arunachal Pradesh During October 2020:

DayDateHoliday Name
Friday2 OctoberGandhi Jayanti
Saturday10 OctoberSecond Saturday
Friday23 OctoberMaha Saptami
Saturday24 OctoberMaha Ashtami/Fourth Saturday
Sunday25 OctoberMaha Navami

Bank Holidays in Arunachal Pradesh During November 2020:

DayDateHoliday Name
Saturday14 NovemberDiwali/Second Saturday
Saturday28 NovemberFourth Saturday
Monday30 NovemberGuru Nanak Jayanti

Bank Holidays in Arunachal Pradesh During December 2020:

DayDateHoliday Name
Saturday12 DecemberSecond Saturday
Friday25 DecemberChristmas
Saturday26 DecemberFourth Saturday

Check: Bank Holidays List 2020 in India

Note: The list of Arunachal Pradesh bank holidays is applicable across the state including the cities listed below:

  • Itanagar
  • Tawang
  • Seppa
  • Ziro
  • Along
  • Bomdila
  • Daporijo
  • Changlang
  • Yingklong
  • Anini
  • Tezu
  • Khonsa

Check: India Public Holidays List 2020

Places to Visit in Arunachal Pradesh:

Arunachal Pradesh is popularly referred to as the ‘Land of the Rising Sun’ since it derives its name from ‘land of the dawn-lit mountains’. This is due to its close proximity with the mighty Himalayas. Be it incredible waterfalls or the mountain passes, the state of Arunachal Pradesh has all the ingredients for a mesmerising vacation. Some of the top tourist destinations in Arunachal Pradesh are listed below:

Ziro: If you like trekking, then you should visit Ziro. This native tribal town with thick bamboo vegetation offers the best way to escape from the mundane city life. When you visit Ziro do visit Talley Valley Wildlife Sanctuary, Meghana Cave Temple, Tarin Fish Farm, and Ziro Puto.

Bomdila: Situated over 8,000 feet above sea-level, the scenic view of the snow-capped mountains will certainly enthral you with its might and grandeur. One can visit the crafts centre where the tribe showcases its handicrafts, art and culture of the people of Arunachal Pradesh. Some of the must-visit places are Bomdila viewpoint, Eaglenest Wildlife Sanctuary, Bomdila Monastery, Craft Centre and Ethnographic Museum, and the Sessa Orchid Sanctuary.

Sela Pass: The breathtaking mountain pass of Sela Pass is indeed a must-visit place in Arunachal Pradesh with its snow-capped mountains which is covered in snow most of the year. Along with the Seal Lake, the entire view is mesmerising and is a major tourist attraction in the state.

Taksing Village: This quiet hamlet is located near the Indo-China border and known for its crystal clear lakes, lush green forests, snow-capped mountain ranges, and incredible waterfalls. Taksing village is one of the unexplored places in the state and remains untouched by urbanisation.

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