Public Holidays Turkey 2012

By | January 1, 2011

List of National and Public Holidays for Turkey in the year 2012

  • New Year’s Day is on Sunday, January 01, 2012
  • National Sovereignty and Children’s Day is on Monday, April 23, 2012
  • May Day Public Holiday (Istanbul only) is on Tuesday, May 01, 2012
  • Commemoration of Atatürk and Youth and Sports Day is on Saturday, May 19, 2012
  • Victory Day is on Thursday, August 30, 2012
  • Kurban Bayrami (Feast of the Sacrifice) is onFriday, October 26, 2012
  • Republic Day is on Sunday, October 28, 2012
Facts and Infos about Turkey
  • Population: 75.8 million (UN, 2010)
  • Capital: Ankara
  • Largest city: Istanbul
  • Area: 779,452 sq km (300,948 sq miles)
  • Money: Turkish lira
  • Internet domain: .tr
  • International dialling code: +90