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The Royal Danish Embassy in Dar es Salaam combines the holidays of Denmark and Tanzania.

Royal Danish Embassy Dar es Salaam

Ghana Avenue 1
P.O. Box 9171
Dar es Salaam

Telephone: +255 (22) 216 5200
Mobile: +255 (0) 784 558 885
Fax: +255 (22) 211 6433
E-mail: daramb@um.dk

General Office hours
Monday - Thursday 8-16
Friday 8-13

Consular Hours
Consular hours are Monday 10-12, Wednesday 10-12 and Friday 9-11

In case of an emergency outside office hours please call the Embassy of Denmark's main phone line and you will be redirected to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs 24/7 Operations Center.

 

The embassy is closed on the following days in 2019

Weekday             

Date                            

Tanzanian holiday                              

Danish holiday          

Tuesday

1 January

New Year's Day

Nytårsdag

Friday 19 April Good Friday Langfredag
Monday 22 April Easter Monday Påskedag
Thursday 26 April Union Day
 
Friday
 
17 May

 
Store Bededag 

 

Thursday-
Friday

 
6-7 June
 
Eid El-Fitri*

 
Monday
 
14 October
 
Nyerere Day
 
 
Monday
Tuesday
 
9 December
24 December
 
Independence Day
 
 
 
Juleaftensdag
Wednesday 25 December Christmas Day Juledag
Thursday 26 December Boxing Day 2. Juledag
   
   



   

 * Muslim holiday. The exact date depends on the sighting of the moon

The embassy remains open on the following holidays

Weekday    

Date

Tanzanian holiday 

Danish holiday

 

Saturday

 
12 January
 
Znz Revolution Day

 

Sunday 7 April Karume Day

 

Wednesday 1 May Workers Day
Thursday 30 May

Kristi Himmelfartsdag

Wednesday 5 June
Grundlovsdag
Monday 10 June Pinsedag
Sunday 7 July Int. Trade Fair Day

 

Thursday 8 August Peasants Day  
Sunday or 
Monday-
11 or 12 August  Eid El-Adha*  
Sunday or 
Monday
10 or 11 November  Maulid Day*

 

 

Tuesday  31 December   Nytårsaften

 

* Muslim holiday. The exact date depends on the sighting of the moon