Prepare for the Long Weekends : Official Philippine Holidays for 2013 as per Proclamation No. 459

Philippines Official Holidays 2013Are you now preparing your itinerary for your Year 2013 holiday trips?

Before you buy your airline tickets and book your hotels, Checkout the official list of Philippine Holidays for 2013 which includes the list of all we’ve been waiting for… the long weekends.

As per Proclamation No. 459 which was signed by President Benigno Aquino III last September 1, 2012, heres the official list of Holidays in the Philippines for 2013.

January 1  Tuesday  New Year’s Day
 February 25  Monday  (Edsa) People Power Day
March 28  Thursday  Maundy Thursday
March 29  Friday  Good Friday
April 9  Tuesday  Day of Valor
May 1  Wednesday  Philippine Labor Day
June 12  Wednesday  Philippine Independence Day
August 9  Friday  Eidul Fitr
August 21  Wednesday  Ninoy Aquino Day
August 26  Monday  National Heroes’ Day
October 15  Tuesday  Eidul Adha
November 1  Friday  All Saints Day
November 2  Saturday  Special Non-working Holiday
 November 30  Saturday  Bonifacio Day
 December 24  Tuesday  Special Non-working Holiday
 December 25  Wednesday  Christmas Day
 December 30  Monday  Rizal Day
December 31  Tuesday  New Year’s Eve

The following are the list of the Long Weekends:

  • February 23 – 25 — People Power Day
  • March 28 – 31 — Holy Week
  • August 9 – 11 — Eidul Fitr (tentative)
  • August 24 – 26 — National Heroes Day
  • November 1 – 3 — All Saints Day
  • December 28 – January 1 — Rizal Day and New Year

Eid’l Fitr and the Eid’l Adha will be announced once it’s determined which days their celebration falls on in accordance with the Islamic calendar.
  1. Dianne says

    MABUHAY PILIPINAS!! Add Taal, Batangas Heritage Town to your adventures list for 2013! Discover more about a cornerstone to Filipino history & culture!

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