Oman 2023 Public Holiday Calendar

  • Publish date: Friday، 30 December 2022
Oman 2023 Public Holiday Calendar

Oman citizens and residents will be able to plan their mini-vacations and long weekends ahead of time as recently, a Royal Decree was issued that fixed the official holidays in 2023 calendar year.

Earlier in December 2022, His Majesty Sultan Haitham bin Tarik issued a Royal Decree No 88/2022 specifying the days of official holidays for 2023.

The first public holiday that Oman residents can look forward to will be as early as January 11th, which is His Majesty the Sultan’s Accession Day.

Below is a list of Oman’s Public Holidays in 2023 with dates:

  • January 11th: His Majesty the Sultan’s Accession Day.
  • February 18: Al Isra’a Wal Miraj.
  • April 20-23: Eid Al Fitr.
  • June 27-30: Eid Al Adha.
  • July 18 or 19: Muharram, or Hijri New Year’s Day.
  • September 26 or 27: Prophet Muhammad’s (PBUH) Birthday.
  • November 18-19: Oman National Day.

The Royal Decree stipulates that if any of the days of the weekly off coincides with the official holidays, it shall be compensated by one day.

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