Holidays and Dates for 2024 in Greece, Including Easter

Greek Holidays

2024 is a leap year and offers several holidays for planning getaways and vacations. With most holidays falling on Mondays, there are four three-day weekends to look forward to.

Holidays in 2024:


  • Epiphany: Saturday, January 6th


  • Clean Monday: Monday, March 18th
  • Annunciation of the Virgin Mary: Monday, March 25th


  • Easter Sunday: Sunday, May 5th
  • Easter Monday: Monday, May 6th


  • Holy Spirit (not a public holiday for all sectors): Monday, June 24th


  • Dormition of the Virgin Mary: Thursday, August 15th


  • Anniversary of "No": Monday, October 28th ΟΧΙ


  • Christmas Day: Wednesday, December 25th
  • Boxing Day: Thursday, December 26th

Three-day holidays in 2024:

  • March 16th to 18th: Clean Monday holiday
  • March 23rd to 25th: Feast of the Annunciation of the Virgin and anniversary of the Revolution of 1821
  • June 22nd to 24th: Holy Spirit holiday
  • October 26th to 28th: Anniversary of "NO"

Easter dates in 2024:

  • Holy Week starts on Monday, April 29th
  • Good Friday is on May 3rd
  • Easter Monday is on May 6th

Additionally, May Day falls on Holy Wednesday in 2024, resulting in a break for students from April 27th to May 12th.

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