Public holidays and observances in Egypt

Year 2024

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Monday January 1 Bank Holiday Bank holiday
January 7 Sunday Coptic Christmas Day National holiday
January 25 Thursday Revolution Day January 25 National holiday
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
April 10 Wednesday Eid el Fitr National holiday
April 11 Thursday Eid el Fitr Day 2 National holiday
April 12 Friday Eid el Fitr Day 3 National holiday
April 25 Thursday Sinai Liberation Day National holiday
May 1 Wednesday Labor Day Public Holiday
May 3 Friday Coptic Good Friday Observance
May 4 Saturday Coptic Holy Saturday Observance
May 5 Sunday Coptic Easter Sunday National holiday
May 6 Monday Spring Festival National holiday
June 16 Sunday Arafat Day Observance
June 17 Monday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
June 18 Tuesday Eid al-Adha Day 2 Public Holiday
June 19 Wednesday Eid al-Adha Day 3 Public Holiday
June 20 Thursday Eid al-Adha Day 4 Optional Holiday
June 20 Thursday June Solstice Season
June 30 Sunday June 30 Revolution National holiday
July 1 Monday July 1 Bank Holiday Bank holiday
July 8 Monday Muharram Public Holiday
July 23 Tuesday Revolution Day July 23 National holiday
August 15 Thursday Flooding of the Nile Observance
September 11 Wednesday Nayrouz Observance
September 16 Monday Prophet Mohamed's birthday National holiday
September 22 Sunday September equinox Season
October 6 Sunday Armed Forces Day Observance
December 21 Saturday December Solstice Season

Year 2025

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Wednesday January 1 Bank Holiday Bank holiday
January 7 Tuesday Coptic Christmas Day National holiday
January 25 Saturday Revolution Day January 25 National holiday
March 20 Thursday March equinox Season
March 31 Monday Eid el Fitr National holiday
April 1 Tuesday Eid el Fitr Day 2 National holiday
April 2 Wednesday Eid el Fitr Day 3 National holiday
April 18 Friday Coptic Good Friday Observance
April 19 Saturday Coptic Holy Saturday Observance
April 20 Sunday Coptic Easter Sunday National holiday
April 21 Monday Spring Festival National holiday
April 25 Friday Sinai Liberation Day National holiday
May 1 Thursday Labor Day Public Holiday
June 6 Friday Arafat Day Observance
June 7 Saturday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
June 8 Sunday Eid al-Adha Day 2 Public Holiday
June 9 Monday Eid al-Adha Day 3 Public Holiday
June 10 Tuesday Eid al-Adha Day 4 Optional Holiday
June 21 Saturday June Solstice Season
June 27 Friday Muharram Public Holiday
June 30 Monday June 30 Revolution National holiday
July 1 Tuesday July 1 Bank Holiday Bank holiday
July 23 Wednesday Revolution Day July 23 National holiday
August 15 Friday Flooding of the Nile Observance
September 5 Friday Prophet Mohamed's birthday National holiday
September 11 Thursday Nayrouz Observance
September 22 Monday September equinox Season
October 6 Monday Armed Forces Day Observance
December 21 Sunday December Solstice Season

Year 2026

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Thursday January 1 Bank Holiday Bank holiday
January 7 Wednesday Coptic Christmas Day National holiday
January 25 Sunday Revolution Day January 25 National holiday
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
March 20 Friday Eid el Fitr National holiday
March 21 Saturday Eid el Fitr Day 2 National holiday
March 22 Sunday Eid el Fitr Day 3 National holiday
April 10 Friday Coptic Good Friday Observance
April 11 Saturday Coptic Holy Saturday Observance
April 12 Sunday Coptic Easter Sunday National holiday
April 13 Monday Spring Festival National holiday
April 25 Saturday Sinai Liberation Day National holiday
May 1 Friday Labor Day Public Holiday
May 26 Tuesday Arafat Day Observance
May 27 Wednesday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
May 28 Thursday Eid al-Adha Day 2 Public Holiday
May 29 Friday Eid al-Adha Day 3 Public Holiday
May 30 Saturday Eid al-Adha Day 4 Optional Holiday
June 17 Wednesday Muharram Public Holiday
June 21 Sunday June Solstice Season
June 30 Tuesday June 30 Revolution National holiday
July 1 Wednesday July 1 Bank Holiday Bank holiday
July 23 Thursday Revolution Day July 23 National holiday
August 15 Saturday Flooding of the Nile Observance
August 26 Wednesday Prophet Mohamed's birthday National holiday
September 11 Friday Nayrouz Observance
September 23 Wednesday September equinox Season
October 6 Tuesday Armed Forces Day Observance
December 21 Monday December Solstice Season

Year 2027

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Friday January 1 Bank Holiday Bank holiday
January 7 Thursday Coptic Christmas Day National holiday
January 25 Monday Revolution Day January 25 National holiday
March 10 Wednesday Eid el Fitr National holiday
March 11 Thursday Eid el Fitr Day 2 National holiday
March 12 Friday Eid el Fitr Day 3 National holiday
March 20 Saturday March equinox Season
April 25 Sunday Sinai Liberation Day National holiday
April 30 Friday Coptic Good Friday Observance
May 1 Saturday Coptic Holy Saturday Observance
May 1 Saturday Labor Day Public Holiday
May 2 Sunday Coptic Easter Sunday National holiday
May 3 Monday Spring Festival National holiday
May 16 Sunday Arafat Day Observance
May 17 Monday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
May 18 Tuesday Eid al-Adha Day 2 Public Holiday
May 19 Wednesday Eid al-Adha Day 3 Public Holiday
May 20 Thursday Eid al-Adha Day 4 Optional Holiday
June 6 Sunday Muharram Public Holiday
June 21 Monday June Solstice Season
June 30 Wednesday June 30 Revolution National holiday
July 1 Thursday July 1 Bank Holiday Bank holiday
July 23 Friday Revolution Day July 23 National holiday
August 15 Sunday Flooding of the Nile Observance
August 15 Sunday Prophet Mohamed's birthday National holiday
September 12 Sunday Nayrouz Observance
September 23 Thursday September equinox Season
October 6 Wednesday Armed Forces Day Observance
December 22 Wednesday December Solstice Season