Cyprus has a total of 19 holidays in 2019. In the table below, you will find the details of the holidays and when they are observed. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downaloadble as a csv or json file. Signup here to get started.
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|New Year's Day
New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
|Tuesday||January 1||National holiday|
Epiphany is a Christian holiday celebrated globally on January 6 each year. It commemorates two events recorded in the Bible: the three wise men’s visit to baby Jesus; and Jesus’ baptism.
|Sunday||January 6||National holiday|
||Monday||March 11||National holiday|
|Greek Independence Day
||Monday||March 25||National holiday|
|Cyprus National Holiday
||Monday||April 1||National holiday|
|Good Friday (Orthodox)
Millions of Orthodox Christians around the world annually observe Good Friday to commemorate the events leading up to Jesus Christ's crucifixion.
|Friday||April 26||National holiday,Orthodox|
|Holy Saturday (Orthodox)
The Saturday before Easter Sunday is also known as Holy Saturday for many Orthodox churches worldwide.
|Easter Sunday (Orthodox)
Millions of Orthodox Christians around the world often celebrate Easter Sunday at a different time to the date set by many western churches.
|Easter Monday (Orthodox)
Orthodox Easter Monday is the day after the Orthodox Easter Sunday.
|Monday||April 29||National holiday,Orthodox|
|Orthodox Easter Tuesday (banks only)
||Tuesday||April 30||Common local holiday,Orthodox|
|Labour Day/May Day
May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
|Wednesday||May 1||National holiday|
|Orthodox Pentecost Monday
||Monday||June 17||National holiday,Orthodox|
|Assumption of the Virgin Mary
The feast day of the Assumption of Mary, also known as Assumption Day, is the principal feast day of the Virgin Mother Mary, according to Christian tradition. It is celebrated annually on or around August 15 although some countries celebrate the day at other times of the year.
|Thursday||August 15||National holiday|
|Cyprus Independence Day
||Tuesday||October 1||National holiday|
||Monday||October 28||National holiday|
Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
|Wednesday||December 25||National holiday|
||Thursday||December 26||National holiday|
|New Year's Eve
New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.