Holiday Guide for Netherlands in 2019

Netherlands 2019
Netherlands
2019

Netherlands information

Population: 17.02m
Capital: Amsterdam
Calling Code: (31)
Time Zone: +1 UTC
Currency: Euro
Language: Dutch

Weather in Amsterdam

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Temperature: 21.01°c
Wind speed: 1.96kph
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Netherlands List of National Holidays in Netherlands in 2019

New Year's Day


New Year's Day

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

Easter Day


Easter Day

Netherlands: On Easter Sunday, Christians celebrate the resurrection of the Lord, Jesus Christ.

Easter Monday

 Long Weekend! 
Easter Monday

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

King's Birthday


King's Birthday

Netherlands: Officially commemorates the birthday of King Willem-Alexander who was born on 27 April 1967.

Ascension Day


Ascension Day

Netherlands: Commemorates the ascension of Jesus into heaven forty two days after his crucifixion

Pentecost Sunday


Pentecost Sunday

Netherlands: Sunday, 50 days after Easter

Whit Monday

 Long Weekend! 
Whit Monday

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

Christmas Day


Christmas Day

Netherlands: 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

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

Notes

  • The Netherlands has two World War II Remembrance Days. Neither are annual official holidays, though some establishments may close.
  • According to Article 58 ABU CAO for temporary workers, there are eight recognised public holidays in the Netherlands.