Guinea-Bissau

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Guinea-Bissau for 2018 ready to be integrated into your application.

Located on the west coast of Africa is the tropical country of Guinea-Bissau. During the 19th century Guinea was colonized by the Portuguese. On September 24, 1973, the Republic of Guinea-Bussau was founded and became independent from Portugal. In 1974 the capital Bissau was added to the name to avoid confusion with the country French Guinea, and the country was named the Republic of Guinea-Bissau.

Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Monday New Year's Day
March 8th Thursday International Women's Day
March 20th Tuesday March Equinox
May 1st Tuesday Labor Day
June 14th Thursday Festival of Breaking the Fast
June 21st Thursday June Solstice
August 3rd Friday Anniversary of the Killing of Pidjiguoiti
August 21st Tuesday Feast of the Sacrifice
September 23rd Sunday September Equinox
September 24th Monday National Day
November 14th Wednesday Anniversary of the Movement of Readjustment
December 21st Friday December Solstice
December 24th Monday Christmas Eve
December 25th Tuesday Christmas Day
December 31st Monday New Year's Eve
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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
$ curl -G -d country="GW" -d year="2018" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"