All visitors entering Tanzania require a
Visitors may obtain a visa on arrival at
Dar-es-Salaam or Zanzibar airports,
costing between US$50 and US$200
depending on nationality, payable in
cash. All visitors also require proof of
sufficient funds and should hold
documentation for their return or
onward journey. Passports should be
valid for at least six months from date
of entry. Those arriving from an
infected country must hold a yellow
fever vaccination certificate.
It is highly recommended that passports
have at least six months validity
remaining after your intended date of
departure from your travel
destination. Immigration officials often
apply different rules to those stated by
travel agents and official sources.
A visa is required to enter both
Tanzania and Kenya. You can obtain a
visa at the airport, upon arrival, or in
advance from the Kenyan or Tanzanian
Visit www.kenyaembassy.com or
Visa Services:Embassy of Kenya:
Note: Passport and visa requirements
are liable to change at short notice.
Travelers are advised to check their
entry requirements with their embassy
Flights to Tanzania:
Flights to Tanzania from the UK: There
are only a few direct flights to
Tanzania from the UK. Flights to
Tanzania arrive at Dar es Salaam's
Nyerere International Airport and take
around 10 hours.
Which airlines fly to Tanzania?
British Airways offers the only direct
flights to Tanzania from the UK. There
are indirect fights to Kilimanjaro
International Airport via both Dar Es
Salaam and Nairobi. KLM flies direct to
Dar es Salaam from Manchester. These
are the only two airlines to offer direct
flights to Dar es Salaam from the UK.
Flights arrive at Dar es Salaam's
Nyerere International Airport, which is
situated eight miles (13km) south-west
of Dar-es-Salaam. Virgin Atlantic and
Air Tanzania fly to Zanzibar via Nairobi
and Johannesburg respectively.
Flights to Tanzania from the USA:
There are connecting flights from the
USA to Tanzania arriving at Julius
Nyerere and Kilimanjaro International
Airports, which is about eight miles
(13km) south-west of Dar es Salaam.
Which airlines fly to Tanzania from
There are indirect cheap flights to
Tanzania from New York, Boston,
Houston, Chicago and Seattle on KLM,
and from New York, Boston and Seattle
on Northwest Airlines. Connecting
flights to Tanzania also depart from
New York on Emirates, Delta and South
African Airways, and from Seattle on
GAME PARKS AND NATIONAL
RESERVES: Tips, Do's and Dont's
:- Respect the privacy of the wildlife,
this is their habitat.
:- Beware of the animals, they are wild
and can be unpredictable.
:- Don't crowd the animals or make
sudden noises or movements.
:- Don't feed the animals, it upsets
their diet and leads to human
:- Keep quiet, noise disturbs the
wildlife and may antagonize your
:- Stay in your vehicle at all times,
except at designated picnic or
:- Keep below the maximum speed
limit (40 kph/25 mph).
:- Never drive off-road, this severely
damages the habitat.
:- When viewing wildlife keep to a
minimum distance of 20 meters and
pull to the side of the road so as to
allow others to pass.
:- Leave no litter and never leave fires
unattended or discard burning
:- Respect the cultural heritage of
Tanzania, never take pictures of the
local people or their habitat without
asking their permission, respect the
cultural traditions of Tanzania and
always dress with decorum.
:-Stay over or leave before dusk,
visitors must vacate the Park
between 6.00 p.m. - 6.00 a.m.
unless they are camping overnight.
Night game driving is available
through special arrangements.
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