If you live in Turkey, thinking about when to book your holidays, or planning a visit, it always helps to know when the Turkish Public Holidays and Turkish religious holidays take place.

Turkish Public Holidays 2016

April

23rd – National Sovereignty and Children’s Day – National Holiday

Dates for your 2015 calendar in Turkey

May

1st – Labour and Solidarity Day – National Holiday

19th – Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth and Sports Day – National Holiday

19th may

June

6th – Month of Ramadan begins

Ramazan 2014 Turkey - Illustration

July

4th – Arefe Günü

5th – Feast of Ramadan – National Holiday

6th – Feast of Ramadan – National Holiday

7th – Feast of Ramadan – National Holiday

 

Turkish dates (Ramadan)

August

30th – Victory Day – National Holiday

Turkish flags

September

11th – Eve of Feast of Sacrifice – Half Day

12th – Feast of Sacrifice – National Holiday

13th – Feast of Sacrifice day 2 – Extra Public Holiday

14th – Feast of Sacrifice day 3 – Extra Public Holiday

15th – Feast of Sacrifice day 4 – Extra Public Holiday

Fethiye's goat herds

October

ataturk in town square

29th – Republic Day – National Holiday

November

10th – Commemoration of the Death of Atatürk (9:05am)

Mustafa Kemal Atatürk

December

31st New Years Eve

Turkish Public Holidays

Please note: These dates are correct at the time of publication. For more information click here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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