Public Holidays in Mauritania

Mauritania, the bridge between the Maghreb and West Africa, boasts a rich tapestry of cultural diversity, reflected in its public holidays.

These public holidays in Mauritania reflect the nation's Islamic heritage, colonial history, and cultural diversity. They provide opportunities for Mauritanians to celebrate their identity, express their religious devotion, and honor their shared history.

Upcoming Holidays (next six months)

New Year's Day January 01 Monday Public Holiday
Eid al-Fitr April 10 Wednesday Public Holiday
Labour Day May 01 Wednesday Public Holiday
Africa Day May 25 Saturday Public Holiday

Holidays by year

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