Easter Friday is a public holiday in Tanzania
An, opportunity to get close-up views of Africa’s best-known and highest peak. Thousands of entrants and spectators turn out for this annual event, which also includes a half marathon and various fun runs. The Kilimanjaro Marathon was first held in 2004 and draws large crowds
Hosted by the New World Cinema in Dar es Salaam. Some ten countries take part in this event, which is organised by the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in Tanzania
Only the hardiest sportsmen and women complete the three challenges that make up the Kiliman Adventure Challenge. After a hike to the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro, competitors face a 148-km / 92-mile bike ride before taking part in the Kilimanjaro Marathon
A cultural gathering held in Makumbusho in Dar es Salaam, featuring plenty of traditional music, dance and food. The Wanyambo Festival is one of the best opportunities to check out the local culture of Tanzania in early January.
Anniversary celebrations remembering this day in 1964, when the Sultan of Zanzibar was overthrown
public holiday celebrating the Prophet Muhammad’s birthday
New Year’s Day is a public holiday in Tanzania. Most Tanzanians will celebrate the new year at home with the family, if you find yourself in Tanzania during this time, we welcome you to join us in ringing in 2015!