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Official holidays

Below you will find a list of the closing days for the Embassy in Cairo, a combination of Danish and Egyptian holidays.

Official holidays/closing dates in 2020:

New Years Day
1 January

Coptic Christmas
7 January 

Easter Sunday
12 April 

Easter Monday   
13
April 

Coptic Easter Sunday  
19 April 

Sham el Nessim (Spring feast)
20 April 

Eid el Fitr (marks the end of Ramadan)
24 May* 

Eid el Adha 
30 July*

Christmas Eve 
24 December

Christmas Day
25 December

New Year's Eve
31 December

2021

New Years Day
1 January

* will be adjusted according to official announcement