Sao Tome and Principe has a total of 15 holidays in 2022. 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
Saturday, January 1, 2022 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Day of King Amador
Tuesday, January 4, 2022 Day of King Amador is a public holiday in Sao Tome and Principe
Commemoration of the Batepá Massacre
Thursday, February 3, 2022 Commemoration of the Batepá Massacre is a public holiday in Sao Tome and Principe
March Equinox
Sunday, March 20, 2022 March Equinox in Sao Tome and Principe (São Tomé)
Labour Day
Sunday, May 1, 2022 Labor Day, or May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Day off for Labour Day
Monday, May 2, 2022 Labor Day, or May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
June Solstice
Tuesday, June 21, 2022 June Solstice in Sao Tome and Principe (São Tomé)
Independence Day
Tuesday, July 12, 2022 Independence Day is a public holiday in Sao Tome and Principe
Armed Forces' Day
Tuesday, September 6, 2022 Armed Forces' Day is a public holiday in Sao Tome and Principe
September Equinox
Friday, September 23, 2022 September Equinox in Sao Tome and Principe (São Tomé)
Nationalization of the Roças
Friday, September 30, 2022 Nationalization of the Roças is a public holiday in Sao Tome and Principe
São Tomé Day
Wednesday, December 21, 2022 São Tomé Day is a public holiday in Sao Tome and Principe
December Solstice
Wednesday, December 21, 2022 December Solstice in Sao Tome and Principe (São Tomé)
Christmas Day
Sunday, December 25, 2022 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Day off for Christmas Day
Monday, December 26, 2022 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.