Holidays in Iran in 2020

Date Event Sightseeing Availability
29.01.20 Martyrdom of Fatima (Religious Holiday) Sites are closed
11.02.20 Revolution Anniversary (National Holiday) Sites are open
06.03.20 Etekaf Ceremony Sites are open Except Mosques
07.03.20 Etekaf Ceremony Sites are open Except Mosques
08.03.20 Birthday of Imam Ali (RH) & Etekaf Ceremony Sites are open- Except Mosques
09.03.20 Etekaf Ceremony Sites are open Except Mosques
10.03.20 Etekaf Ceremony Sites are open Except Mosques
11.03.20 Etekaf Ceremony Sites are open Except Mosques
12.03.20 Etekaf Ceremony Sites are open Except Mosques
19.03.20 Nationalization of Oil Industry Sites are open
20.03.20 Iranian New Year Holiday- Norooz (NH) Sites are open
21.03.20 Iranian New Year Holiday- Norooz (NH) Sites are open
22.03.20 Iranian New Year Holiday- Norooz (NH)- Ordainment of Prophet Muhammad (RH) Sites are open
23.03.20 Iranian New Year Holiday- Norooz (NH) Sites are open
31.03.20 Islamic Republic Day of Iran ( NH ) Sites are open
01.04.20 Nature Day Sites are closed
08.04.20 Last Imam’s birthday (RH) Sites are open
14.05.20 Martyrdom of Imam Ali (RH) Sites are closed
22.05.20 Quds Day-National day of supporting Palestinians. Sites are closed till afternoon!
24.05.20 Eide Fetr Sites are open
25.05.20 Eide Fetr Sites are open
03.06.20 Demise of Imam Khomeini (NH) Sites are closed
04.06.20 Uprising against Shah anniversary (NH) Sites are closed
17.06.20 Martyrdom of Imam Sadeq (RH) Sites are closed
31.07.20 Eid-al-Qorban – Feast of sacrifice (RH) Sites are open
08.08.20 Eid-al-Qadir (RH) Sites are open
28.09.20 Tassoua – mourning holiday for martyrdom of Imam Hussein (RH) Sites are closed
29.09.20 Ashura – mourning holiday for martyrdom of Imam Hussein (RH) Sites are closed
07.10.20 Arbaeen – 40 days ceremony of Imam Hussein’s martyrdom (RH) Sites are closed
15.10.20 Demise of the Prophet Mohammad and martyrdom of Imam Hasan(RH) Sites are closed
17.10.20 Martyrdom of Imam Reza (RH) Sites are closed
25.10.20 Martyrdom of Ima Hasan Askari Sites are open
03.11.20 Birthday of Prophet Muhammad and Imam Sadeq (RH) Sites are open

 

Fasting month of Ramadan: 24.04.2020 – 23.05.2020