Visa policy of Tanzania
Visitors to Tanzania must obtain a visa from one of the Tanzanian diplomatic missions unless they come from one of the visa exempt countries. Visitors coming from a country with no Tanzanian embassy or where it is reasonably distant are issued visa on arrival. All visitors must hold a passport valid for 6 months.
Visa policy map
Citizens of the following countries and territories can visit Tanzania without a visa for up to 3 months:
Citizens of the following countries cannot obtain a visa on arrival:
Yellow fever vaccination is required for all visitors from Angola, Argentina, Benin, Bolivia, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Colombia, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Côte d'Ivoire, Ecuador, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, French Guiana, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Kenya, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Sudan, Sudan, Suriname, Togo, Trinidad and Tobago, Uganda, Venezuela.
- LIST OF COUNTRIES AND SPECIFIC VISA ELIGIBILITY, Immigration Services Department of Tanzania
- No visas required for South African passport holders
- COUNTRIES WHICH REQUIRE REFERAL(sic) VISA BEFORE COMING TO TANZANIA