Holiday Guide for Hungary in 2019

Hungary 2019
Hungary
2019

Hungary information

Population: 9.82m
Capital: Budapest
Calling Code: (36)
Time Zone: +1 UTC
Currency: Hungarian forint
Language: Hungarian

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Hungary List of National Holidays in Hungary in 2019

New Year's Day


New Year's Day

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

Revolution Day

 Long Weekend! 
Revolution Day

Hungary: This day marks the anniversary of the start of the 1848 Revolution against the Austrian Empire and is celebrated with speeches and musical performances

Good Friday

 Long Weekend! 
Good Friday

Hungary: Good Friday occurs on the Friday before Easter. The day commemorates the Crucifixion of Jesus.

Easter Sunday


Easter Sunday

Hungary: On Easter Sunday, Christians celebrate the resurrection of the Jesus Christ after his crucifixion

Easter Monday

 Long Weekend! 
Easter Monday

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

Labour Day


Labour Day

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

Pentecost Sunday


Pentecost Sunday

Hungary: Sunday, 50 days after Easter

Pentecost Monday

 Long Weekend! 
Pentecost Monday

Hungary: Commemorates the coming of the Holy Spirit in the form of flames to the Apostles.

Saint Stephen's Day (Bridge Day)

 Long Weekend! 
Saint Stephen's Day (Bridge Day)

Hungary: Public holiday as National Day falls on a Tuesday in 2016. Compensated by Saturday 5 March

Saint Stephen's Day


Saint Stephen's Day

Hungary: St. Stephen of Hungary was the first king of Hungary.

Republic Day


Republic Day

Hungary: The day of the proclamation of the Third Hungarian Republic

All Saints' Day

 Long Weekend! 
All Saints' Day

Hungary: On this day people generally visit all their lost relatives' graves which they decorate with flowers

Christmas Eve


Christmas Eve

Hungary: Christmas Eve marks the culmination of the Advent period before Christmas that started on the fourth Sunday before Christmas Eve.

Christmas Day


Christmas Day

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

Second Day of Christmas


Second Day of Christmas

Hungary: Several countries and regions around the world extend their public holidays for Christmas beyond 25th December

Public Holiday

 Long Weekend! 
Public Holiday

Hungary: An additional public holiday after the Christmas holidays to create a long weekend. Compensated by Saturday 14 December 2018

Notes

  • Holidays are observed on their calendar date.