Holiday Guide for Netherlands in 2019

Netherlands 2019
Netherlands
2019

Netherlands information

Coronavirus Notice The Netherlands is now allowing permanent residents of the following countries to enter the Netherlands: Algeria, Australia, Canada, Georgia, Japan, Montenegro, Morocco, New Zealand, Rwanda, Serbia, South Korea, Thailand, Tunisia and Uruguay.
Coronavirus: Travel status Passengers are not allowed to enter the Netherlands except for permanent residence permit holders, nationals, and family members of nationals of EEA Member States, Switzerland, the UK and 14 other countries on the EU permitted list. Netherlands Travel Guide
Coronavirus: Business status Passengers departing from high risk Coronavirus countries are instructed to immediately self-quarantine for 14 days upon arrival.

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

Weather in Amsterdam

Summary: Clear throughout the day.
Temperature: 12.51°c
Wind speed: 4.64kph
Powered by Dark Sky


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: Easter Sunday is the most important date in the Christian church. In the bible, it is the day when Mary Magdalene found that an empty tomb in the cave in which Jesus had been placed.

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: This day observes the departure of Jesus from earth after his resurrection. It is perhaps the earliest observed celebration in Christianity.

Pentecost Sunday


Pentecost Sunday

Netherlands: Celebrates the gift of the Holy Spirit. It is celebrated on the seventh Sunday 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: December 26th 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.