Homeowners in the nation have started planning for the holiday, with airlines tickets to preferred locations currently having actually increased
Simply a little over 2 weeks stay for the holy month of Ramadan. And also if travel fads are any type of sign, citizens in the UAE have already started planning for the Eid Al Fitr holiday, which will mark the initial vacation of 2023.
The Islamic festival is celebrated after the divine month on the very first of Shawwal– the month that complies with Ramadan in the Hijri schedule.
The divine month of Ramadan began in the Emirates on Thursday, March 23. Islamic months last for 29 or 1 month, depending upon when the moon is sighted. According to expensive computations, Ramadan will certainly last for 29 days this year.
The main Eid Al Fitr holiday in the UAE is from Ramadan 29 to Shawwal 3. Shawwal 1– the very first day of Eid– is likely to be on Friday, April 21.
The vacation starts on Ramadan 29– which is on Thursday, April 20. Shawwal 1, 2 and also 3 are vacations as well. As per astronomical calculations, these are on Friday, Saturday as well as Sunday (April 21, 22 and 23).
The long weekend, as a result, is from Thursday, April 20, to Sunday, April 23. Although expensive calculations can establish the start as well as end of lunar months, the actual dates will certainly be revealed after the crescent Moon is sighted.
Airfares from the UAE to preferred destinations have currently increased for traveling throughout the holiday.
According to on the internet holiday company Musafir.com, budget and visa-friendly destinations are in demand, including Azerbaijan, Georgia, Armenia, Kazakhstan and also Kyrgyzstan. Holiday packages within the range of Dh3,000-4,000 are the most sought after.
Last Updated: 4 April 2023