Cyprus has a total of 25 holidays in 2020. 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's Day
Wednesday, January 1, 2020 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Epiphany
Monday, January 6, 2020 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.
Green Monday
Monday, March 2, 2020 Green Monday is a national holiday in Cyprus
March Equinox
Friday, March 20, 2020 March Equinox in Cyprus (Nicosia)
Greek Independence Day
Wednesday, March 25, 2020 Greek Independence Day is a national holiday in Cyprus
Daylight Saving Time starts
Sunday, March 29, 2020 Daylight Saving Time starts in Cyprus
Cyprus National Holiday
Wednesday, April 1, 2020 Cyprus National Holiday is a national holiday in Cyprus
Good Friday (Orthodox)
Friday, April 17, 2020 Millions of Orthodox Christians around the world annually observe Good Friday to commemorate the events leading up to Jesus Christ's crucifixion.
Holy Saturday (Orthodox)
Saturday, April 18, 2020 The Saturday before Easter Sunday is also known as Holy Saturday for many Orthodox churches worldwide.
Easter Sunday (Orthodox)
Sunday, April 19, 2020 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)
Monday, April 20, 2020 Orthodox Easter Monday is the day after the Orthodox Easter Sunday.
Orthodox Easter Tuesday (banks only)
Tuesday, April 21, 2020 Orthodox Easter Tuesday (banks only) is a bank holiday in Cyprus
Labour Day/May Day
Friday, May 1, 2020 May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Orthodox Pentecost Monday
Monday, June 8, 2020 Orthodox Pentecost Monday is a national holiday and Orthodox holiday in Cyprus
June Solstice
Saturday, June 20, 2020 June Solstice in Cyprus (Nicosia)
Assumption of the Virgin Mary
Saturday, August 15, 2020 The Christian feast of the Assumption of Mary is on or around Aug 15 in most countries. A few celebrate Assumption Day at other times of the year.
September Equinox
Tuesday, September 22, 2020 September Equinox in Cyprus (Nicosia)
Cyprus Independence Day
Thursday, October 1, 2020 Cyprus Independence Day is a national holiday in Cyprus
Daylight Saving Time ends
Sunday, October 25, 2020 Daylight Saving Time ends in Cyprus
Ochi Day
Wednesday, October 28, 2020 Ochi Day is a national holiday in Cyprus
December Solstice
Monday, December 21, 2020 December Solstice in Cyprus (Nicosia)
Christmas Eve
Thursday, December 24, 2020 Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
Christmas Day
Friday, December 25, 2020 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Boxing Day
Saturday, December 26, 2020 Boxing Day is a national holiday in Cyprus
New Year's Eve
Thursday, December 31, 2020 New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.