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2022 Public Holidays in Iceland

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There are 16 officially recognized public holidays in Iceland.

Public holidays are days of celebration where countries celebrate important historical or religious events. In some cases, there are public holidays which are celebrated exclusively in certain region of the country.

Public Holidays 16 Public Holidays

Observance Holidays 12 Observance Holidays (Optional festivity)

English name
Date
New Year's DayJanuary 1, 2022
EpiphanyJanuary 6, 2022
BóndadagurJanuary 21, 2022
Woman's DayFebruary 18, 2022
BolludagurFebruary 28, 2022
SprengidagurMarch 1, 2022
Ash WednesdayMarch 2, 2022
Palm SundayApril 10, 2022
Maundy ThursdayApril 14, 2022
Good FridayApril 15, 2022
Easter SundayApril 17, 2022
Easter MondayApril 18, 2022
First Day of SummerApril 21, 2022
Labour DayMay 1, 2022
Mother's DayMay 8, 2022
Ascension DayMay 26, 2022
PentecostJune 5, 2022
The Seamen's DayJune 5, 2022
Whit MondayJune 6, 2022
Icelandic National DayJune 17, 2022
Commerce DayAugust 1, 2022
First Day of WinterOctober 22, 2022
Icelandic Language DayNovember 16, 2022
St Þorlákur's DayDecember 23, 2022
Christmas EveDecember 24, 2022
Christmas DayDecember 25, 2022
Boxing DayDecember 26, 2022
New Year's EveDecember 31, 2022