Top events in Tunisia

June
01

This event is held in El Haouaria (Al Huwariyah), on the northernmost tip of Cap Bon and about 112km (70mi) away from Tunis, where falconers show...

July
01

The coastal city of Carthage is about 17km (11mi) from Tunis. It hosts a cultural festival that aims to celebrate Arabic arts and broaden cultural...

August
01

This event features musical programmes, film screenings and cultural entertainment.

Tunisia Public Holidays

Public holidays are listed here.

Public holiday note

Muslim festivals are timed according to local sightings of various phases of the moon and the dates given below are approximations. During the lunar month of Ramadan that precedes Eid al-Fitr, Muslims fast during the day and feast at night and normal business patterns may be interrupted. Some disruption may continue into Eid al-Fitr itself. Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha may last up to several days, depending on the region.

2022

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2022
March
20
Independence Day
Start date:
20 March 2022
March
21
Youth Day
Start date:
21 March 2022

Unpaid non-working day.

April
09
Martyrs' Day
Start date:
9 April 2022
May
01
Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)
Start date:
1 May 2022
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2022
July
09
Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)
Start date:
9 July 2022
July
25
Republic Day
Start date:
25 July 2022
July
30
Hegire (Islamic New Year)
Start date:
30 July 2022
August
13
Women's Day
Start date:
13 August 2022
October
09
Milad un Nabi (Birth of the Prophet Muhammad)
Start date:
9 October 2022

Celebrated 5 days later for Shi'a.

November
07
New Era Day
Start date:
7 November 2022

Paid non-working day.

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