Top events in Portugal

May
11

On 13 May 1917 the Virgin Mary made her first visit to three shepherd children. Fatima was the place, and now 4 million Roman Catholics make the...

May
12

Each year thousands of religious pilgrims travel to the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Fatima on the 12 and 13 May. The pilgrimage celebrates the date...

June
01

A great way to stay in shape and enjoy the beautiful beach at Praia Grande, during the summer months beachgoers are invited to participate or...

Portugal Public Holidays

Below are listed Public Holidays for the January 2014-December 2015 period.

2016

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2016
March
25
Good Friday
Start date:
25 March 2016
March
27
Easter Sunday
Start date:
27 March 2016
April
25
Freedom Day
Start date:
25 April 2016
May
01
Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2016
May
26
Corpus Christi
Start date:
26 May 2016
June
10
Portugal Day
Start date:
10 June 2016
August
15
Assumption
Start date:
15 August 2016
October
05
Republic Day
Start date:
5 October 2016
November
01
All Saint's Day
Start date:
1 November 2016
December
01
Restoration of Independence Day
Start date:
1 December 2016
December
08
Immaculate Conception
Start date:
8 December 2016
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2016
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