Guinea-bissau has a total of 13 holidays in 2021. 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
Friday, January 1, 2021 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Heroes Day
Wednesday, January 20, 2021 Heroes Day is a public holiday in Guinea-Bissau
International Women's Day
Monday, March 8, 2021 International Women's Day is a public holiday in Guinea-Bissau
March Equinox
Saturday, March 20, 2021 March Equinox in Guinea-Bissau (Bissau)
Labour Day
Saturday, May 1, 2021 Labor Day, or May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Eid al-Fitr
Thursday, May 13, 2021 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
Monday, June 21, 2021 June Solstice in Guinea-Bissau (Bissau)
Eid al-Adha
Tuesday, July 20, 2021 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.
Martyrs' Day
Tuesday, August 3, 2021 Martyrs' Day is a public holiday in Guinea-Bissau
September Equinox
Wednesday, September 22, 2021 September Equinox in Guinea-Bissau (Bissau)
Independence Day (National Day)
Friday, September 24, 2021 Independence Day (National Day) is a public holiday in Guinea-Bissau
December Solstice
Tuesday, December 21, 2021 December Solstice in Guinea-Bissau (Bissau)
Christmas Day
Saturday, December 25, 2021 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.