Egypt has a total of 29 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.

These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates or sign up for our newsletter to receive regular updates. All updates are automatically added to our API as well.

Our API allows you to specify the State and Region as part of the API requests, thereby limiting the requests to a particular state or city. View the API documentation for a full description of the supported countries, states and regions.

Holiday Date
January 1 Bank Holiday
Tuesday, January 1, 2019
Coptic Christmas Day
Monday, January 7, 2019
Revolution Day January 25
Friday, January 25, 2019
March Equinox
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Sinai Liberation Day
Thursday, April 25, 2019
Coptic Good Friday
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, 2019
Coptic Holy Saturday
The Saturday before Easter Sunday is also known as Holy Saturday for many Orthodox churches worldwide.
Saturday, April 27, 2019
Coptic Easter Sunday
Millions of Orthodox Christians around the world often celebrate Easter Sunday at a different time to the date set by many western churches.
Sunday, April 28, 2019
Spring Festival
Orthodox Easter Monday is the day after the Orthodox Easter Sunday.
Monday, April 29, 2019
Labor Day
May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Wednesday, May 1, 2019
Eid el Fitr
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.
Wednesday, June 5, 2019
Eid el Fitr Day 2
Thursday, June 6, 2019
Eid el Fitr Day 3
Friday, June 7, 2019
June Solstice
Friday, June 21, 2019
June 30 Revolution
Sunday, June 30, 2019
July 1 Bank Holiday
Monday, July 1, 2019
Revolution Day July 23
Tuesday, July 23, 2019
Arafat Day
Sunday, August 11, 2019
Eid al-Adha
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.
Monday, August 12, 2019
Eid al-Adha Day 2
Tuesday, August 13, 2019
Eid al-Adha Day 3
Wednesday, August 14, 2019
Eid al-Adha Day 4
Thursday, August 15, 2019
Flooding of the Nile
Thursday, August 15, 2019
Muharram
Muharram is the first month of the Islamic calendar and a time of remembrance or mourning.
Sunday, September 1, 2019
Nayrouz
Thursday, September 12, 2019
September Equinox
Monday, September 23, 2019
Armed Forces Day
Sunday, October 6, 2019
Prophet Mohamed's birthday
Mawlid, or Milad, marks the birth of the Islamic prophet Muhammed, or Mohamed, in the year 570 of the Gregorian calendar.
Sunday, November 10, 2019
December Solstice
Sunday, December 22, 2019