Tanzania

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Tanzania for 2019 ready to be integrated into your application.

Tanzania is located in East Africa and is the most linguistically diverse African country. Home to the Serengeti National Park, where elephants, lions, leopards, buffalo, and rhinos roam, Africa’s highest mountain, Mount Kilimanjaro, Lake Victoria, Africa’s largest lake, and the coral reefs of Zanzibar, make up Tanzania’s landscape. Hominid fossils dating back to 6 million years have been found in Tanzania. On December 9, 1961, the country of Tanzania was founded. A few years later in April of 1964, the countries of Tanzania and Zanzibar merged to form the United Republic of Tanzania.

Date Weekday Name
January 1st Tuesday New Year's Day
January 12th Saturday Zanzibar Revolution Day
March 20th Wednesday March Equinox
April 7th Sunday The Sheikh Abeid Amani Karume Day
April 19th Friday Good Friday
April 21st Sunday Easter
April 22nd Monday Easter Monday
April 26th Friday Union Day
May 1st Wednesday Labor Day
May 12th Sunday Mother's Day
June 4th Tuesday Festival of Breaking the Fast
June 21st Friday June Solstice
July 7th Sunday Saba Saba Day
August 8th Thursday Nane Nane Day
August 11th Sunday Feast of the Sacrifice
September 23rd Monday September Equinox
October 14th Monday Nyerere Day
November 9th Saturday Birth of the Prophet
December 9th Monday Independence Day
December 22nd Sunday December Solstice
December 25th Wednesday Christmas Day
December 26th Thursday Boxing Day
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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
$ curl -G -d country="TZ" -d year="2019" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"