Public Holidays in Greece

The following dates are Public Holidays in Greece. During these days all public services, banks, post offices, schools, etc. are closed.

in the year 2010
  MONTH

DATE

HOLIDAY

NOTES
August 15 Assumption  
October 28 "NO" day (Ochi)  
November 17 Polytechneio School holiday only
December 25 Christmas  
December 26 Synaxis of the Mother of God  
25th March - Greek Independence Day 25th March - Greek Independence Day
in the year 2011
  MONTH DATE HOLIDAY NOTES
January 1 New Year's day  
January 6 Theophany or Epiphany  
January 30 The Three Holy Hierarchs School holiday only
February 25 Saint Reginos Applies only to Skopelos
March   Ash Monday Date varies each year
March 25 Greek Independence Day  
April   Good Friday Date varies each year
April   Holy Saturday Date varies each year
April   Holy Easter Date varies each year
April   Easter Monday Date varies each year
May 1 Labour Day  
June   Holy Spirit Day Date varies each year
August 15 Assumption  
October 28 "NO" day (Ochi)  
November 17 Polytechneio School holiday only
December 25 Christmas  
December 26 Synaxis of the Mother of God