Tanzania Embassy will be closed on both Tanzania and Kuwait public holidays. Please see the list below of public holidays in Tanzania and Kuwait.


Date Holiday
Monday, 01 January 2018 New Year’s Day
Friday, 12 January 2018 Zanzibar Revolution Day
Friday, 30 March 2018 Good Friday
Monday, 2 April 2018 Easter Monday
Saturday, 7 April 2018 Karume Day
Thursday, 26 April 2018 Union Day
Tuesday, 01 May 2018 Labour Day
15th or 16th of June 2018 Eid ul-Fitr
Saturday, 07 July 2018 Saba Saba (Dar es Salaam International Trade Fair Day)
Wednesday, 08 August 2018 Nane Nane (Farmers’ Day)
22nd or 23rd of August 2018 Eid El-Hajj
Sunday, 14 October 2018 Nyerere Day
20th or 21st of November 2018 Maulid Day
Sunday, 09 December 2018 Independence Day
Tuesday, 25 December 2018 Christmas Day
Wednesday, 26 December 2018 Boxing Day


Date Weekday Holiday Name
Jan 1 Monday New Year's Day
Feb 25 Sunday National Day
Feb 26 Monday Liberation Day
Apr 13 Friday Isra and Miraj
Jun 15 Friday Eid al-Fitr
Jun 16 Saturday Eid al-Fitr holiday
Jun 17 Sunday Eid al-Fitr holiday
Aug 21 Tuesday Waqfat Arafat Day
Aug 22 Wednesday Eid al-Adha
Aug 23 Thursday Eid al-Adha holiday
Aug 24 Friday Eid al-Adha holiday
Sep 12 Wednesday Islamic New Year
Nov 21 Wednesday The Prophet's Birthday
Dec 31 Monday New Year's Eve


Public Holidays in the Accredited Countries