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Iran Weekends and National holidays

Some days on Iranian calendar are considered national holidays. these days are a lot and can make planning for a trip harder. Many Iranians plan for these holidays and the places you visit might be crowded during your trip.  One of the largest of them all is the Persian new year (18th March- 3rd of April) gap which takes about 13 days.

Also the week starts from Sunday in Iran and that makes the weekends Thursdays and Fridays.



Below are the PDF versions of above JPG files which are available for download. You can find more information on the Iranian national holidays from HERE.

2022– Iran Calendar Weekend and National holidays

2023 Iran Calendar Weekend and National holidays

2024– Iran Calendar Weekend and National holidays


NOTE: Many Iranian national holidays are related to Arabic months and the Islamic calendar, so it is important to double check the holidays with locals (your tour operator or guide) before making decisions about your trip. these types of holidays could effect your travel quality.