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Voted as the best African Safari, Tanzania Safari Tours is a trip of a lifetime. But what about the Tanzania Visa? You can’t enter Tanzania without a valid Tanzania Visa.

Therefore, if you haven’t already, now is the time to get all your paperwork sorted. Here’s all you need to know about Tanzania Visa requirements brought to you by Kinesi Tours & Safaris for a smooth and jubilant Tanzania safari experience.

How to Apply For Tanzania e-Visa

  • Step 1: Keep the below-mentioned documents at the ready
  • Invitation letter

    Travel Itinerary

    The entry point into the country

    passport details

  • Step 2: Go to the website: www.immigration.go.tz
  • Step 3: Choose the preferred Language.
  • Step 4: Click on “Services” and then “Visa”.
  • Step 5: Click “Entry visa” and then “Apply online now”.
  • Step 6: Fill in the form and send it.
  • Step 7: Check if the form was sent successfully.
  • Step 8: Receive your visa acceptance mail within 3 to 7 days.

Tanzania Safari Visa Requirements

  • Valid Passport – Passport with a minimum of 6 months validity is mandatory.
  • Yellow Fever Certificate – You’re to produce a yellow fever certificate at the Immigration Office when you land in Tanzania.
  • Payment Methods – Debit cards, Credit cards like Visa and American Express are also accepted. Flight Itinerary – Keep your flight itinerary at hand. The Tanzanian Immigration Officials may ask for it upon your arrival.
  • Passport Digital Scan – Carry 2 recent passport size photos. Best to upload a copy of your passport bio page for the e-Visa application.

Tanzania e-Visa Processing Time & Cost

  • Rush processing - Your e-Visa will be sent to you by mail within 7 Business Days, and the cost will be 100.00$.
  • Super Rush processing - Your e-Visa email will be sent within 5 Business Days, and the e-Visa cost will come down to USD 100.00.
  • Standard processing - Your e-Visa will be mailed to you within 9 Business Days, and the e-Visa cost will be 100.00$.

Tanzania Visa on Arrival

You can also purchase a Tanzania Visa upon your arrival in the country at the airports or check post if you’re traveling by road. But be warned! The long queues might eat up your valuable hours. That’s why it’s always safer to apply for a visa before visiting the country.

Tanzania Visa Refund Policy

The Visa application fees are non-refundable according to the Refund Policy of the Tanzania High Commission. Whether your application is successful or not. You can, however, claim a refund in case your application is not processed within the specified time.

It is imperative that you apply for a visa well in advance and follow the correct procedures. The official website for Tanzania Visa applications is www.immigration.go.tz.

It is important to note that Tanzanian immigration neither recognizes nor accepts any agent or website claiming to be a Tanzania Visa application center.

For more information about Tanzania Travel insurance or Tanzania Safari Packages please visit Kinesi Tours & Safaris.




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