Syrian Arab Republic has a total of 21 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 downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.

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Holiday Date Details
New Year
Tuesday, January 1, 2019 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
March Equinox
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 March Equinox in Syria (Aleppo)
Mothers' Day
Thursday, March 21, 2019 Mothers' Day is a public holiday in Syria
Daylight Saving Time starts
Thursday, March 28, 2019 Daylight Saving Time starts in Syria
Independence Day
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 Independence Day is a public holiday in Syria
Easter Sunday
Sunday, April 21, 2019 Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Orthodox Easter Day
Sunday, April 28, 2019 Millions of Orthodox Christians around the world often celebrate Easter Sunday at a different time to the date set by many western churches.
May Day
Wednesday, May 1, 2019 May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Martyrs' Day
Monday, May 6, 2019 Martyrs' Day is a public holiday in Syria
Eid al-Fitr
Wednesday, June 5, 2019 Eid-al-Fitr is a holiday to mark the end of the Islamic month of Ramadan, during which Muslims fast during the hours of daylight.
June Solstice
Friday, June 21, 2019 June Solstice in Syria (Aleppo)
Armed Forces Day
Thursday, August 1, 2019 Armed Forces Day is a observance in Syria
Eid al-Adha
Sunday, August 11, 2019 Eid al-Adha (Id ul-Adha) is an Islamic festival falling on the 10th day of the month of Dhul Hijja (Thou al-Hijja) to commemorate the willingness of Ibrahim (Abraham) to sacrifice his son.
Saturday, August 31, 2019 Muharram is the first month of the Islamic calendar and a time of remembrance or mourning.
September Equinox
Monday, September 23, 2019 September Equinox in Syria (Aleppo)
October Liberation Day
Sunday, October 6, 2019 October Liberation Day is a public holiday in Syria
Daylight Saving Time ends
Thursday, October 24, 2019 Daylight Saving Time ends in Syria
The Prophet's Birthday
Saturday, November 9, 2019 Mawlid, or Milad, marks the birth of the Islamic prophet Muhammed, or Mohamed, in the year 570 of the Gregorian calendar.
The Prophet's Birthday Holiday
Sunday, November 10, 2019 The Prophet's Birthday Holiday is a public holiday in Syria
December Solstice
Sunday, December 22, 2019 December Solstice in Syria (Aleppo)
Christmas Day
Wednesday, December 25, 2019 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.