List of Iranian Holidays in 2017

No Date Event Sightseeing Availability
1 10.02.17 Revolution Anniversary (National Holiday) Sites are open
2 02.03.17 Martyrdom of Fatima (Religious Holiday) Sites are closed
3 19.03.17 Nationalization of Oil Industry (NH) Sites are open
4 21.03.17 Iranian New Year Holiday- Norooz (NH) Sites are open
5 22.03.17 Iranian New Year Holiday- Norooz (NH) Sites are open
6 23.03.17 Iranian New Year Holiday- Norooz (NH) Sites are open
7 24.03.17 Iranian New Year Holiday- Norooz (NH) Sites are open
8 01.04.17 Islamic Republic Day (NH) Sites are open
9 02.04.17 Nature Day (NH) Sites are closed
 

10

08.04.17 Etekaf Ceremony Sites are open

Except mosques!

 

11

09.04.17 Etekaf Ceremony Sites are open

Except mosques!

12 10.04.17 Birthday of Imam Ali (RH) &

Etekaf Ceremony

Sites are open

Except mosques!

13 11.04.17 Etekaf Ceremony Sites are open

Except mosques!

14 12.04.17 Etekaf Ceremony Sites are open

Except mosques!

15 13.04.17 Etekaf Ceremony Sites are open

Except mosques!

16 14.04.17 Etekaf Ceremony Sites are open

Except mosques!

17 24.04.17 Ordainment of prophet Muhammad(RH) Sites are open
18 11.05.17 Last Imam’s birthday (RH) Sites are open
19 04.06.17 Demise of Imam Khomeini (NH) Sites are closed
20 05.06.17 Uprising against Shah anniversary (NH) Sites are closed
21 16.06.17 Martyrdom of Imam Ali (RH) Sites are closed
22 23.06.17 Quds Day-National day of supporting Palestinians. Sites are closed till the afternoon!
23 25.06.17 Eid al-Fitr (RH) Sites are open
24 26.06.17 Eid al-Fitr (RH) Sites are open
25 19.07.17 Martyrdom of Imam Sadeq (RH) Sites are closed
26 01.09.17 Eid-al-Qorban – Feast of sacrifice (RH) Sites are open
27 09.09.17 Eid-al-Qadir (RH) Sites are open
28 29.09.17 Tassoua – mourning holiday for martyrdom of Imam Hussein (RH) Sites are closed
29 30.09.17 Ashura – mourning holiday for martyrdom of Imam Hussein (RH) Sites are closed
30 09.11.17 Arbaeen – 40 days ceremony of Imam Hussein’s martyrdom (RH) Sites are closed
31 17.11.17 Demise of the Prophet Mohammad and martyrdom of  Imam Hasan(RH) Sites are closed
32 18.11.17 Martyrdom of Imam Reza (RH) Sites are closed
33 05.12.17 Birthday of Prophet Muhammad  and Imam Sadeq (RH) Sites are open
Fasting month of Ramadan: 27.05.2017-25.06.2017