National Holidays in Greece in 2019

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Greece 2019

Greece List of Holidays in Greece in 2019

Day Date Holiday Name Comments
Tuesday New Year's Day
Sunday Epiphany
Monday Clean Monday Orthodox Shrove Monday
Monday Greek Independence Day
Friday Orthodox Good Friday
Sunday Orthodox Easter Day
Monday Orthodox Easter Monday Movable
Wednesday Protomagia International Workers' Day
Sunday Orthodox Pentecost
Monday Holy Spirit Monday Whit Monday or Pentecost Monday
Thursday Assumption Day The Falling Asleep of the Virgin
Monday National Anniversary Day The Ochi day
Wednesday Christmas Day
Thursday Synaxis of the Mother of God


  • A public holiday that occurs on a Sunday is not transferred to another date