Public Holidays Israel 2017

By | December 22, 2016

List of Public and National Holidays in Israel for the year 2017

  • Purim (Tel-Aviv) is on Sunday, 12 March 2017
  • Purim (Jerusalem) is on Monday, 13 March 2017
  • First Day of Pesach (Passover) is on Tuesday, 11 April 2017
  • Last Day of Pesach (Passover) is on Monday, 17 April 2017
  • Yom Ha’Atzmaut (Israel Independence Day) is on Tuesday, 02 May 2017
  • Shavuot (Pentecost) is on Wednesday, 31 May 2017
  • Rosh Hashana (New Year) starts on Thursday, 21 September 2017
  • Yom Kippur is on Saturday, 30 September 2017
  • First Day of Sukkot (Feast of Tabernacles) is on Thursday, 05 October 2017
  • Simchat Torah is on Thursday, 12 October 2017
  • Hanukkah 2017 is on Tuesday, 12 December 2017 and lasts 8 days

List of Public and National Holidays in Israel for the year 2016

  • Purim (Tel-Aviv) is on Thursday, 24 March 2016
  • Purim (Jerusalem) is on Friday, 25 March 2016
  • First Day of Pesach (Passover) is on Sunday, 24 April 2016
  • Last Day of Pesach (Passover) is on Saturday, 30 April 2016
  • Yom Ha’Atzmaut (Israel Independence Day) is on Thursday, 12 May 2016
  • Jerusalem Day is on Sunday, 05 June 2016
  • Shavuot (Pentecost) is on Monday, 13 June 2016
  • Fast of the Ninth of Av is on Sunday, 14 August 2016
  • Rosh Hashana (New Year) starts on Monday, 03 October 2016
  • Yom Kippur is on Wednesday, 12 October 2016
  • First Day of Sukkot (Feast of Tabernacles) is on Tuesday, 18 October 2016
  • Simchat Torah is on Tuesday, 25 October 2016
  • Hanukkah 2016 starts on Saturday,  24 December 2016 and lasts 8 days