Tanzania Visa

Tanzania Visa

Electronic visa to enter Tanzania

Tanzania eVisa

An evisa to travel to Tanzania for touristic reasons is mandatory for foreign eligible visitors. Travellers can attain their visa by filling a forthright and easy visa application online. It is compulsory for the nationals from entitled countries to fill an online visa application to be able to obtain their approved visa for Tanzania and Zanzibar.

The Tanzania Online Visa was put into effect in November 2018 to clarify the application process of attaining the Tanzanian Tourist Visa, known as Ordinary Visa as well.

The Tanzanian Evisa validity is 90 days, single-entry, this authorizes eligible nationals to visit, tour and transit the countries of Tanzania and the Zanzibar Archipelago only for touristic or leisure purposes, or for family and friends visitation.

Nationals of the U.S. are eligible to acquire a multi-entry visa with a validity of 12 months, which grants them stays up to 90 days.

To be able to apply for a visa, applicants passport expiration date must be a minimum of six (6) months starting from the date of arrival to Tanzania or Zanzibar.

Information about Tanzania Visa

In November 2018 the authorities of Tanzania initiated the project of the Tanzanian online eVisa application to make the process of applying and acquiring a tourist visa easier, this type of visa is also known as an Ordinary Visa for Tanzania and Zanzibar. The visa for Tanzania grants nationals of authorized countries to tour to and within Tanzania and Zanzibar for leisure or touristic purposes exclusively, for up to 30 or 90 days, depending on the citizenship.

To acquire the eVisa for Tanzania travelers are urged to fill a straightforward application form online. Applicants are required to provide personal data, travel information and passport details while filling the application form to be able to get their Evisa granted.

Tanzania Visa

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Validation and length of Tanzania Visa

  • The Visa grants its holder to visit Tanzania or Zanzibar in the indicated timeframe on the Approved Visa Grant Notification.
  • The Tanzanian visa validity is 90 days.
  • The allowed duration of stay is specified on the Approved Visa Grant Notification.
  • The visit cannot go over 30 days.
  • The Tanzanian visa is a single-entry visa. The visa grants a one visit to Tanzania and Zanzibar, afterward it is valid to tour within both Tanzania and Zanzibar.

Necessary documents

To successfully submit the application form clients must provide their personal details as well as travel information. Once the personal information has been submitted clients will receive an email regarding required documents by the Tanzanian government which will complete the application form.

Required documents by the Tanzanian government:

– Recently taken passport type photo.
– Photo or a scan of biographical page showing of a currently valid passport.
– Return ticket (photo/scan).

Travelers eligible to enter Tanzania must provide the mentioned documents upon the arrival.

The passport which was registered in the application form with the validity of 6 months since the arrival in Tanzania.

Permitted Entry Ports of Tanzania

It is necessary to know that you can only enter the United Republic of Tanzania through five specified Entry Points, which are:

  • Julius Nyerere International Airport (JNIA).
  • Kilimanjaro International Airport (KIA).
  • Abeid Amani Karume International Airport (AAKIA).
  • Namanga border.
  • Tunduma border.

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