Legal holidays in Romania, year 2021

In 2021, Romanians will have 15 legal days off, according to the Labor Code. But only 7 drops during the week.

Until 15 January of each year, the working days for which staff are granted days off, days preceding and / or succeeding the public holidays in which they do not work shall be established by Government decision, for the staff of the budgetary system, as well as the days when the unworked working hours are recovered, stipulates the Labor Code.

Depending on the holidays, you can schedule your holidays this year. Knowing while the holidays are legal, you can book your plane tickets, accommodation and enjoy your holiday. You can combine with other days and enjoy extended weekends.

Calendar of legal holidays in Romania

DataDayLegal Holidays
January 1FridayNew Year
January 2SaturdayNew Year
January 24SundayDay of the Union of the Romanian Principalities
30 AprilFridayBig Friday
May 1SaturdayLabor Day
May 2SundayEaster
May 3monthsEaster
1 JunemartiChildren's Day
20 JuneSundayWhitsuntide
21 JunemonthsWhitsuntide
August 15SundayAssumption of the Virgin Mary
November 30martiSaint Andrew
December 1WednesdayNational Day of Romania
December 25SaturdayChristmas
December 26SundayChristmas

Under labor law, persons belonging to legal religions other than Christian worship receive two days for each of the three annual religious holidays.