Long weekend provide a welcome diversion from our regular workweeks by providing us with extra days off in addition to the standard two-day weekends. These long weekends offer a great chance to escape the daily grind, take quick trips, catch up with loved ones, or just relax, whether it’s due to a lucky public holiday falling on a Friday or Monday or a well-planned day off. We’ll look at Hungary’s long weekends in 2024 in this short article, and you’ll learn when to think about taking a day off so you can make the most of your time off and plan ahead.
Hungary Long Weekends 2024
- New Years Day Weekend: 30 Dec – Jan 1st, 2024
- Revolution Day Celebration: 15 March – 17 March
- Good Friday and Easter Weekend: 29 March – April 1st
- Pentecost Monday Weekend: 18 May – 20 May 2024
- State Foundation Day: 17 Aug – 20 Aug
- All Saints Day Long Weekend: Nov 1st – Nov 3rd
- Christmas Celebration Long Weekend: 25 Dec – 29 Dec
1. New Years Day Weekend: 30 Dec – Jan 1st, 2024
You have the opportunity to enjoy 3-day long weekend to celebrate the new year this long weekend starts on (Saturday, Dec 31) to (Monday Jan 1st). if you want to have more time off and enjoy 4 days rest from your work you can take additional day off on (Thursday, Dec 29) or on (Tuesday Jan 2nd).
2. Revolution Day Celebration: 15 March – 17 March
Enjoy this long weekend which provide you with the opportunity to rest in home or plan a short trip, thanks to revolution day which will take place on (Friday,15 March 2024) and you will be back to work on (Monday, 18 March) want to enjoy more days off? you can take Monday or Thursday off in order to enjoy 4- day long weekend.
3. Good Friday and Easter Weekend: 29 March – April 1st
Good Fridays in the year 2024 occurs on (Friday, March 29) which give you the chance to enjoy 4-day weekend, because on (Monday, April 1st) we’ll be celebrating Easter Monday, want to make it 5 days off? take an additional day off on (Tuesday, April 2nd).
4. Pentecost Monday Weekend: 18 May – 20 May 2024
This will make you give up on your daily routine by enjoying those 3 days off to enjoy Pentecost Monday which occurs on 20 March, if you decided to take time off from work on (Tuesday, May 21) that will provide you with well-deserved 4- day weekend away from any stress.
5. State Foundation Day: 17 Aug – 20 Aug
These 4 days weekend will only happen if you took a time off from work on (Monday, Aug 19), state foundation days will occur on (Tuesday, Aug 20) so take Monday off in order to be able to enjoy this magical 4-day long weekend.
6. All Saints Day Long Weekend: Nov 1st – Nov 3rd
All Saints Day in 2024, occurs on Friday, Nov 1st, followed by the normal weekend of the working week, giving employees of different sectors to have 3-day weekend, with the availability to make if 4 days off by just taking additional day off from work on (Monday, November 4th).
7. Christmas Celebration Long Weekend: 25 Dec – 29 Dec
This occasion occurs on (wed, Dec 25) followed by the second day of Christmas which is an official holiday so take (Friday, Dec 27) as a day off from work in order to celebrate this 5-day long weekends, away from any chores just relaxing and having fun with family.
Finally, extended weekends in Hungary provide a great chance for exploration and leisure. These prolonged vacations—which are frequently made possible by official holidays or well-planned vacation days—give locals and visitors the opportunity to decompress, spend time with loved ones, and explore the many natural and cultural landmarks Hungary has to offer. Long weekends in Hungary can be rewarding and unforgettable, whether you choose to explore historic cities like Budapest, indulge in authentic Hungarian cuisine, or engage in outdoor sports in the stunning scenery of the nation. To fully take advantage of these prolonged vacations, it is imperative to plan ahead and take into account any potential closures due to holidays.