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Somalia: restrictions and entry requirements 2023
Somalia: сountry’s borders status
Borders are open. Currently there are no imposed COVID-related restrictions.
National holidays in Somalia in 2023
Public holidays and festivals in Somalia in 2023. Non-working days:
- January 1, Sunday: New Year* (Maalinta Sanadka Cusub);
- February 18, Saturday: Miraj Nabi * (Miraaj Nabi);
- April 22, Saturday: Eid ul-Fidriga (Ciidul Fidriga);
- April 23, Sunday: Eid ul-Fitr * (Fasaxa Ciidul Fidriga);
- May 1, Monday: Labor Day (Maalinta Shaqaalaha);
- May 18, Thursday: Somaliland Independence Day* (Maalinta Qaranimada Somaliland);
- May 19, Friday: Somaliland Independence Day* (Maalinta Qaranimada Somaliland);
- June 26, Monday: Independence Day (Maalinta Madax-bannaanida);
- June 29, Thursday: Eid al-Fitr (Ciidul Adxaa);
- June 30, Friday: Eid ul-Fitr * (Ciidul Adxaa Fasaxa);
- July 1, Saturday: Republic Day* (Maalinta Jamhuuriyadda);
- July 19, Wednesday: Islamic New Year* (Sanadka Cusub ee Islaamka);
- July 28, Friday: Ashura * (Ashura);
- September 27, Wednesday: Birthday of the Prophet Muhammad (Dhalashada Nabi Muxammad).
New Year’s Day, Republic Day and Ashura are observed throughout Somalia except for Somaliland.
Miraaj Nabi, Somaliland Sovereignty Day, Eid al-Fitr Holiday, Eid al-Adha Holiday and Islamic New Year are observed in Somaliland only.