Public Holidays in Saudi Arabia

  2017 2018
Eid al-Fitr 26-28 June 15-18 June
Unification of the Kingdom 23 September 23 Septemeber
Eid al-Adha 2-5 September 22-25 September
*Islamic holidays are subject to change based on sightings of the moon.

The number of public holiday days allocated for  Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha vary according to region; each holiday can last anywhere from 2 to 10 days.

Furthermore, during Hajj (when pilgrims visit Mecca) some businesses and most government bodies close for 10 to 14 days.


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