Holiday Guide for Netherlands in 2022

Netherlands 2022
Netherlands
2022

Netherlands information

Population: 17.44m
Capital: Amsterdam
Calling Code: (31)
Time Zone: +1 UTC
Currency: Euro
Language: Dutch

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List of National Holidays in Netherlands in 2022

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

 Long Weekend! 
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.