Holiday Guide for Mozambique in 2019

Mozambique 2019
Mozambique
2019

Mozambique information

Coronavirus: Travel status A state of emergency is in place until June 30. The measure limits the movement of persons and goods. International passenger flights are suspended. There are restrictions on passenger transit at land, air, or maritime ports of entry, with certain exceptions, including freight transport. There is a mandatory quarantine for all persons who have traveled abroad. Visa issuance has been suspended. Mozambique Travel Guide

Population: 26.42m
Capital: Maputo
Calling Code: (258)
Time Zone: +2 UTC
Currency: Mozambican metical
Language: Portuguese

Weather in Maputo

Summary: Clear throughout the day.
Temperature: 10.59°c
Wind speed: 2.22kph
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Mozambique List of National Holidays in Mozambique in 2019

New Year's Day


New Year's Day

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

Heroes' Day Holiday

 Long Weekend! 
Heroes' Day Holiday

Mozambique: Commemorates those who lost their lives in the Portuguese Colonial War

Women's Day (observed) (in lieu)

 Long Weekend! 
Women's Day (observed) (in lieu)

Mozambique: Marks the anniversary of Josina Machel's death in 1971. Josina was a key figure in the struggle for emancipation of African women.

Worker's Day


Worker's Day

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

Independence Day


Independence Day

Mozambique: The National Day of Mozambique celebrates independence from Portugal on June 25th 1975

Victory Day


Victory Day

Mozambique: Commemorates the signing of the agreement to end the Mozambican War of Independence

Revolution Day


Revolution Day

Mozambique: Marks the beginning of the armed struggle against Portuguese colonisation in 1964

Day of Peace and Reconciliation

 Long Weekend! 
Day of Peace and Reconciliation

Mozambique: Celebrates the signing of the General Peace Accord which ended the civil war in Mozambique in 1992.

Mozambique Elections


Mozambique Elections

Mozambique: Election Day is a public holiday in Mozambique to increase voter participation.

Family Day


Family Day

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

Notes

  • According to Mozambican Labour Law, holidays that occur on a Sunday, will automatically pass to Monday