Cyprus – Public Holidays In 2021

Public holidays are usually non-working days during the year established by law. In general, these are days of celebration, like the anniversary of a significant historical event, or they can be religious celebrations. Some countries have national laws that make some or all public holidays paid holidays, while in some, there are no such laws. In these cases, many firms provide days off as paid or unpaid holidays. Here you can find the public holidays of Cyprus in 2021.

Public Holidays for Cyprus

New Year’s DayFriday, January 01, 2021
EpiphanyWednesday, January 06, 2021
Green MondayMonday, March 15, 2021
Greek Independence DayThursday, March 25, 2021
National DayThursday, April 01, 2021
Orthodox Good FridayFriday, April 30, 2021
Labour DaySaturday, May 01, 2021
Orthodox Easter MondayMonday, May 03, 2021
Orthodox Whit MondayMonday, June 21, 2021
Assumption of the Virgin MarySunday, August 15, 2021
Cyprus Independence DayFriday, October 01, 2021
Ochi DayThursday, October 28, 2021
Christmas EveFriday, December 24, 2021
Christmas DaySaturday, December 25, 2021
2nd Day of ChristmasSunday, December 26, 2021

Tip: How to use the public holidays to your advantage:

  • When a public holiday is set on a friday, take the monday off and enjoy an extended week-end (or viceversa).
  • If a public holiday is set in the middle of the week, take the remaining days off, and benefit of a small vacation by using fewer paid leave days.
  • When two public holidays are very close together, take off the days between them for a little recreation time.
Iulia S.
Iulia S.
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