Public Holidays in Egypt




Coptic Christmas Day

7 January

7 January

Revolution Day 

25 January

25 January

Coptic Easter Sunday

12 April


Sham El Nessim

13 April

3 May

Sinai Liberation Day

25 April

25 April

Labour Day

1 May

1 May

Eid al-Fitr*

23-25 May

12-15 May

Revolution Day

23 July

23 July

Eid Al-Adha*

31 July

19-23 July

Islamic New Year*

20 August

9-10 August

Armed Forces Day

6 October

6 October

Birth of the Prophet*

29 October

18-199 October

*Islamic holidays are subject to change based on sightings of the moon.

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