List of Iranian Holidays in 2017/2018

2017

Date Event
10.02.17 Revolution Anniversary (National Holiday) Sites are open
02.03.17 Martyrdom of Fatima (Religious Holiday) Sites are closed
19.03.17 Nationalization of Oil Industry (NH) Sites are open
21.03.17 Iranian New Year Holiday- Norooz (NH) Sites are open
22.03.17 Iranian New Year Holiday- Norooz (NH) Sites are open
23.03.17 Iranian New Year Holiday- Norooz (NH) Sites are open
24.03.17 Iranian New Year Holiday- Norooz (NH) Sites are open
01.04.17 Islamic Republic Day (NH) Sites are open
02.04.17 Nature Day (NH) Sites are closed
08.04.17 Etekaf Ceremony Sites are open

Except mosques!

09.04.17 Etekaf Ceremony Sites are open

Except mosques!

10.04.17 Birthday of Imam Ali (RH) &

Etekaf Ceremony

Sites are open

Except mosques!

11.04.17 Etekaf Ceremony Sites are open

Except mosques!

12.04.17 Etekaf Ceremony Sites are open

Except mosques!

13.04.17 Etekaf Ceremony Sites are open

Except mosques!

14.04.17 Etekaf Ceremony Sites are open

Except mosques!

24.04.17 Ordainment of prophet Muhammad(RH) Sites are open
11.05.17 Last Imam’s birthday (RH) Sites are open
04.06.17 Demise of Imam Khomeini (NH) Sites are closed
05.06.17 Uprising against Shah anniversary (NH) Sites are closed
16.06.17 Martyrdom of Imam Ali (RH) Sites are closed
23.06.17 Quds Day-National day of supporting Palestinians. Sites are closed till the afternoon!
25.06.17 Eid al-Fitr (RH) Sites are open
26.06.17 Eid al-Fitr (RH) Sites are open
19.07.17 Martyrdom of Imam Sadeq (RH) Sites are closed
01.09.17 Eid-al-Qorban – Feast of sacrifice (RH) Sites are open
09.09.17 Eid-al-Qadir (RH) Sites are open
29.09.17 Tassoua – mourning holiday for martyrdom of Imam Hussein (RH) Sites are closed
30.09.17 Ashura – mourning holiday for martyrdom of Imam Hussein (RH) Sites are closed
09.11.17 Arbaeen – 40 days ceremony of Imam Hussein’s martyrdom (RH) Sites are closed
17.11.17 Demise of the Prophet Mohammad and martyrdom of  Imam Hasan(RH) Sites are closed
18.11.17 Martyrdom of Imam Reza (RH) Sites are closed
05.12.17 Birthday of Prophet Muhammad  and Imam Sadeq (RH) Sites are open

2018

Date Event Sightseeing Availability
11.02.18 Revolution Anniversary (National Holiday) Sites are open
20.02.18 Martyrdom of Fatima (Religious Holiday) Sites are closed
20.03.18 Nationalization of Oil Industry (NH) Sites are open
21.03.18 Iranian New Year Holiday- Norooz (NH) Sites are open
22.03.18 Iranian New Year Holiday- Norooz (NH) Sites are open
23.03.18 Iranian New Year Holiday- Norooz (NH) Sites are open
24.03.18 Iranian New Year Holiday- Norooz (NH) Sites are open
28.03.18 Etekaf Ceremony Sites are open

Except mosques!

29.03.18 Etekaf Ceremony Sites are open

Except mosques!

30.03.18 Birthday of Imam Ali (RH) &

Etekaf Ceremony

Sites are open

Except mosques!

31.03.18 Etekaf Ceremony

 

Sites are open

Except mosques!

01.04.18 Etekaf Ceremony &

Islamic Republic day (NH)

 

Sites are open

Except mosques!

02.04.18 Etekaf Ceremony & Nature day Sites are closed
03.04.18 Etekaf Ceremony Sites are open

Except mosques!

13.04.18 Ordainment of prophet Muhammad(RH) Sites are open
01.05.18 Last Imam’s birthday (RH) Sites are open
04.06.18 Demise of Imam Khomeini (NH) Sites are closed
05.06.18 Uprising against Shah anniversary (NH) & Martyrdom of Imam Ali (RH) Sites are closed
08.06.18 Quds Day-National day of supporting Palestinians. Sites are closed till the afternoon!
15.06.18 Eid al-Fitr (RH) Sites are open
16.06.18 Eid al-Fitr (RH) Sites are open
09.07.18 Martyrdom of Imam Sadeq (RH) Sites are closed
21.08.18 Eid-al-Qorban – Feast of sacrifice (RH) Sites are open
29.08.18 Eid-al-Qadir (RH) Sites are open
19.09.18 Tassoua – mourning holiday for martyrdom of Imam Hussein (RH) Sites are closed
20.09.18 Ashura – mourning holiday for martyrdom of Imam Hussein (RH) Sites are closed
29.10.18 Arbaeen – 40 days ceremony of Imam Hussein’s martyrdom (RH) Sites are closed
06.11.18 Demise of the Prophet Mohammad and martyrdom of  Imam Hasan(RH) Sites are closed
08.11.18 Martyrdom of Imam Reza (RH) Sites are closed
25.11.18 Birthday of Prophet Muhammad  and Imam Sadeq (RH) Sites are open
In all types of Iranian holidays Jewels museum is closed!
Fasting month of Ramadan: 16.05.2018-14.06.2018
The right for last-minute changes is reserved!