Public holidays and observances in Cyprus

Year 2020

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Wednesday New Year's Day National holiday
January 6 Monday Epiphany Common Local holiday
March 2 Monday Green Monday National holiday
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
March 25 Wednesday Greek Independence Day National holiday
March 29 Sunday Daylight Saving Time starts Daylight Saving Time
April 1 Wednesday Cyprus National Holiday National holiday
April 17 Friday Good Friday (Orthodox) National and Orthodox holiday
April 18 Saturday Holy Saturday (Orthodox) Observance and Orthodox holiday
April 19 Sunday Easter Sunday (Orthodox) Observance and Orthodox holiday
April 20 Monday Easter Monday (Orthodox) National and Orthodox holiday
April 21 Tuesday Orthodox Easter Tuesday (banks only) Bank holiday
May 1 Friday Labour Day/May Day National holiday
June 8 Monday Orthodox Pentecost Monday National and Orthodox holiday
June 20 Saturday June Solstice Season
August 15 Saturday Assumption of the Virgin Mary National holiday
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
October 1 Thursday Cyprus Independence Day National holiday
October 25 Sunday Daylight Saving Time ends Daylight Saving Time
October 28 Wednesday Ochi Day National holiday
December 21 Monday December Solstice Season
December 24 Thursday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Friday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Saturday Boxing Day National holiday
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Year 2021

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Friday New Year's Day National holiday
January 6 Wednesday Epiphany Common Local holiday
March 15 Monday Green Monday National holiday
March 20 Saturday March equinox Season
March 25 Thursday Greek Independence Day National holiday
March 28 Sunday Daylight Saving Time starts Daylight Saving Time
April 1 Thursday Cyprus National Holiday National holiday
April 30 Friday Good Friday (Orthodox) National and Orthodox holiday
May 1 Saturday Labour Day/May Day National holiday
May 1 Saturday Holy Saturday (Orthodox) Observance and Orthodox holiday
May 2 Sunday Easter Sunday (Orthodox) Observance and Orthodox holiday
May 3 Monday Easter Monday (Orthodox) National and Orthodox holiday
May 4 Tuesday Orthodox Easter Tuesday (banks only) Bank holiday
June 21 Monday June Solstice Season
June 21 Monday Orthodox Pentecost Monday National and Orthodox holiday
August 15 Sunday Assumption of the Virgin Mary National holiday
September 22 Wednesday September equinox Season
October 1 Friday Cyprus Independence Day National holiday
October 28 Thursday Ochi Day National holiday
October 31 Sunday Daylight Saving Time ends Daylight Saving Time
December 21 Tuesday December Solstice Season
December 24 Friday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Saturday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Sunday Boxing Day National holiday
December 31 Friday New Year's Eve Observance

Year 2022

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Saturday New Year's Day National holiday
January 6 Thursday Epiphany Common Local holiday
March 7 Monday Green Monday National holiday
March 20 Sunday March equinox Season
March 25 Friday Greek Independence Day National holiday
March 27 Sunday Daylight Saving Time starts Daylight Saving Time
April 1 Friday Cyprus National Holiday National holiday
April 22 Friday Good Friday (Orthodox) National and Orthodox holiday
April 23 Saturday Holy Saturday (Orthodox) Observance and Orthodox holiday
April 24 Sunday Easter Sunday (Orthodox) Observance and Orthodox holiday
April 25 Monday Easter Monday (Orthodox) National and Orthodox holiday
April 26 Tuesday Orthodox Easter Tuesday (banks only) Bank holiday
May 1 Sunday Labour Day/May Day National holiday
June 13 Monday Orthodox Pentecost Monday National and Orthodox holiday
June 21 Tuesday June Solstice Season
August 15 Monday Assumption of the Virgin Mary National holiday
September 23 Friday September equinox Season
October 1 Saturday Cyprus Independence Day National holiday
October 28 Friday Ochi Day National holiday
October 30 Sunday Daylight Saving Time ends Daylight Saving Time
December 21 Wednesday December Solstice Season
December 24 Saturday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Sunday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Monday Boxing Day National holiday
December 31 Saturday New Year's Eve Observance

Year 2023

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Sunday New Year's Day National holiday
January 6 Friday Epiphany Common Local holiday
February 27 Monday Green Monday National holiday
March 20 Monday March equinox Season
March 25 Saturday Greek Independence Day National holiday
March 26 Sunday Daylight Saving Time starts Daylight Saving Time
April 1 Saturday Cyprus National Holiday National holiday
April 14 Friday Good Friday (Orthodox) National and Orthodox holiday
April 15 Saturday Holy Saturday (Orthodox) Observance and Orthodox holiday
April 16 Sunday Easter Sunday (Orthodox) Observance and Orthodox holiday
April 17 Monday Easter Monday (Orthodox) National and Orthodox holiday
April 18 Tuesday Orthodox Easter Tuesday (banks only) Bank holiday
May 1 Monday Labour Day/May Day National holiday
June 5 Monday Orthodox Pentecost Monday National and Orthodox holiday
June 21 Wednesday June Solstice Season
August 15 Tuesday Assumption of the Virgin Mary National holiday
September 23 Saturday September equinox Season
October 1 Sunday Cyprus Independence Day National holiday
October 28 Saturday Ochi Day National holiday
October 29 Sunday Daylight Saving Time ends Daylight Saving Time
December 22 Friday December Solstice Season
December 24 Sunday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Monday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Tuesday Boxing Day National holiday
December 31 Sunday New Year's Eve Observance