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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

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

Consular Hours
At the moment, we have no fixed opening hours.

Please contact us by mail at or by phone +255 22 2165200 to make an appointment.

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 2021



Tanzanian holiday                              

Danish holiday          


1 January

New Year's Day


Friday 2 April Good Friday Langfredag
Monday 5 April Easter Monday
2. påskedag
Monday 26 April Union Day
Friday       14 May 

Eid El-Fitri

Monday 24 May White Monday 2. pinsedag
Thursday 9 December Independence Day  
Friday 24 December
Christmas Eve             
Juleaftens dag                       
31 December
New Year's Eve


The embassy remains open on the following holidays



Tanzanian holiday 

Danish holiday

Tuesday 12 January
Zanzibar Revolution Day


Thursday 1 April Maundy Thursday


Sunday 7 April Karume Day
Friday 30 April Prayer Day Store Bededag
Saturday 1 May Workers Day
Thursday 13 May

Kr. Himmelfartsdag

Saturday  5 June
Wednesday 7 July International Trade Fair
Tuesday or Wednesday 20 or 21 July *Eid ul Hajj  
Wednesday 8 August Nanenane/farmers Day


Thursday 14 October Mwalimu Nyerere Day  
Monday 18 October Maulid Day  
Saturday 25 December Christmas Day  1. juledag
Sunday 26 December Boxing Day  2. juledag