Holidays in Iran in 2019

DateEventSightseeing Availability
09.02.19Martyrdom of Fatima (Religious Holiday)Sites are closed
11.02.19Revolution Anniversary (National Holiday)Sites are open
18.03.19Etekaf CeremonySites are open Except Mosques
19.03.19Etekaf CeremonySites are open Except Mosques
20.03.19Nationalization of Oil Industry (NH)- Birthday of Imam Ali (RH) & Etekaf CeremonySites are open- Except Mosques
21.03.19Iranian New Year Holiday- Norooz (NH)-Etekaf CeremonySites are open- Except Mosques
22.03.19Iranian New Year Holiday- Norooz (NH)- Etekaf CeremonySites are open- Except Mosques
23.03.19Iranian New Year Holiday- Norooz (NH)- Etekaf CeremonySites are open- Except Mosques
24.03.19Iranian New Year Holiday- Norooz (NH)- Etekaf CeremonySites are open- Except Mosques
01.04.19Islamic Republic Day of Iran ( NH )Sites are open
02.04.19Nature DaySites are closed
03.04.19Ordainment of prophet Muhammad (RH)Sites are open
21.04.19Last Imam’s birthday (RH)Sites are open
26.05.19Martyrdom of Imam Ali (RH)Sites are closed
31.05.19Quds Day-National day of supporting Palestinians.Sites are closed till afternoon!
04.06.19Demise of Imam Khomeini (NH)Sites are closed
05.06.19Uprising against Shah anniversary (NH)- Eid al- FitrSites are closed
06.06.19Eide FetrSites are open
29.06.19Martyrdom of Imam Sadeq (RH)Sites are closed
12.08.19Eid-al-Qorban – Feast of sacrifice (RH)Sites are open
20.08.19Eid-al-Qadir (RH)Sites are open
09.09.19Tassoua – mourning holiday for martyrdom of Imam Hussein (RH)Sites are closed
10.09.19Ashura – mourning holiday for martyrdom of Imam Hussein (RH)Sites are closed
19.10.19Arbaeen – 40 days ceremony of Imam Hussein’s martyrdom (RH)Sites are closed
27.10.19Demise of the Prophet Mohammad and martyrdom of Imam Hasan(RH)Sites are closed
29.10.19Martyrdom of Imam Reza (RH)Sites are closed
06.11.19Martyrdom of Ima Hasan AskariSites are open
15.11.19Birthday of Prophet Muhammad and Imam Sadeq (RH)Sites are open

Fasting month of Ramadan: 06.05.2019 – 04.06.2019