Holiday Guide for Croatia in 2020

Croatia 2020

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Coronavirus: Travel status Citizens from European Union or Schengen area can enter with no restrictions. Citizens from other European countries may still enter Croatia, but will have to prove their reason for entering the country (business, economic, touristic or personal reason). For tourism, it is required to present accommodation booking confirmation, camp lease contract, berth contract/reservation in a nautical tourism port,on of berth reservation in a nautical tourism port, travel agency voucher, etc. Croatia Travel Guide

Population: 4.19m
Capital: Zagreb
Calling Code: (385)
Time Zone: +1 UTC
Currency: Croatian kuna
Language: Croatian

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Croatia List of National Holidays in Croatia in 2020

New Year's Day

New Year's Day (Nova Godina)

Croatia: New Year's Day is a public holiday in all countries that observe the Gregorian calendar, with the exception of Israel

Three King's Day

 Long Weekend! 
Three King's Day (Bogojavljenje, Sveta tri kralja)

Croatia: A major Christian celebration, Epiphany is celebrated on January 6th and commemorates the presentation of the infant Jesus to the Magi, or three wise men. In some countries, it may be known as Three Kings Day.

Easter Monday

 Long Weekend! 
Easter Monday (Uskrs i uskrsni ponedjeljak)

Croatia: Easter is probably the most important holiday of the Christian year, celebrating the Resurrection of Jesus

Labour Day

 Long Weekend! 
Labour Day (Medunarodni praznik rada)

Croatia: This holiday is most commonly associated as a commemoration of the achievements of the labour movement

Statehood Day

Statehood Day (Dan državnosti)

Croatia: Marks the day in 1990 when the first post-Communist multi-party Parliament was constituted.

Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi (Tijelovo)

Croatia: The Feast of Corpus Christi is a Catholic festival celebrated on the second Thursday after Whitsun

Anti-Fascist Struggle Day

 Long Weekend! 
Anti-Fascist Struggle Day (Dan antifašističke borbe)

Croatia: Marks the start of the uprising of anti-fascist Partisans against occupying forces in 1941

Victory and Homeland Thanksgiving Day

Victory and Homeland Thanksgiving Day (Dan pobjede i domovinske zahvalnosti)

Croatia: The full title of the holiday is 'Victory and Homeland Thanksgiving Day and the Day of Croatian Defenders'

Assumption of Mary

Assumption of Mary (Velika Gospa)

Croatia: The Feast of the Assumption is the principal feast of the Blessed Virgin, the mother of Jesus Christ

All Saints' Day

All Saints' Day (Dan svih svetih)

Croatia: Pope Boniface IV dedicated the day as a holiday to honour the Blessed Virgin Mary and all martyrs

Remembrance Day

Remembrance Day (Dan sjećanja na sve žrtve Domovinskog rata)

Croatia: Remembrance Day for all victims of the Homeland War and Remembrance Day for the victims of Vukovar and Skabrnja

Christmas Day

 Long Weekend! 
Christmas Day (Božić)

Croatia: Christmas celebrates the Nativity of Jesus which according to tradition took place on December 25th 1 BC

St. Stephen's Day

St. Stephen's Day (Sveti Stjepan)

Croatia: December 26th is the Feast of St. Stephen in Western Christianity. It is observed as a second day of Christmas holidays in several countries.