National & Religious Calendar

2021

    DescriptionDate
    Eid Al Adha19 – 23 July
    Summer Season in Tel Aviv & Tiberias region1-31 August
    Jewish New Year06 – 09 Sep
    Yom Kippur15 (limited opening hours at the borders)
16 (border closes) Sep
    Feast of Tabernacle20 - 28 Sep
    Chanukkah28 Nov – 07 Dec
    Christmas (Western) 23 - 25 Dec
    Christian New Year 31 Dec - 01 Jan 2023
    Christmas (Orthodox)05- 07 Jan 2022

2022


    DescriptionDate
    Israa and Miraj28 Feb – 2 March
    Purim16-17 March
    Ramadan & Eid Al Fitr2 Apr – 6 May
    Easter (Western)10-18 Apr
    Jewish Passover15-23 Apr
    Easter (Orthodox)17-25 Apr
    Pentecost (Shavout)4-6 June
    Eid Al Adha9-12 July
    Summer Season in Tel Aviv & Tiberias region1-31 Aug
    Jewish New Year25-27 Sep
    Yom Kippur4 (limited opening hours at the borders), 5 (border closes) Oct
    Feast of Tabernacle7-16 Oct
    Chanukkah16-26 Dec
    Christmas ( Western ) 23 - 25 Dec
    Christian New Year 31 Dec - 01 Jan 2023


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  2. O.S tours have the right to offer an alternative site for any closed site.

  3. No compensation will be offered for not visiting a site that is closed due to holidays.

  4. To avoid any inconvenience kindly check with us if your program falls on any holiday.