Banking Holidays in Greece


Below is the complete list of official public holidays in Greece, announced by the Greek Ministry of Labour for the 2015 calendar year.

January 01, Thursday – New Year’s Day

January 06, Tuesday – Epiphany

February 23, Monday – Clean Monday (Orthodox Shrove Monday)

March 25, Wednesday – Greek Independence Day

April 10, Friday – Orthodox Good Friday

April 13, Sunday – Orthodox Easter Monday

May 01, Friday – Labour Day

June 01, Monday – Pentecost or Whit Sunday

August 15, Saturday – Assumption or Dormition of the Holy Virgin

October 28, Wednesday – The National OCHI Day

December 25, Friday – Christmas Day

December 26, Saturday- Boxing Day

Also, Every Sunday of the year in Greece is a public holiday by the Law.

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