iVisa | Updated on Feb 13, 2020

If you are a citizen of Egypt and you need to make a trip to Tanzania, then you should know that you must obtain a visa before you go. At iVisa, we are proud to provide visitors from Egypt with two visa options: Tourist eVisa and Volunteer eVisa. You can apply for any of these e-Visas here.

iVisa provides e-Visas to visitors from Egypt who need to travel to Tanzania. e-Visas allow you to securely go through the visa application process without having to waste time going to an embassy. Learn more reading the information below.


Frequently Asked Questions about the Tanzania Visa

Do I need a valid passport to enter Tanzania?

If you’re a citizen of Egypt and you need to go to Tanzania, know that you will be required to have a passport with an expiration date that is least six months from the date they plan to depart from the country. Get your Tourist e-Visa here.

Do I need a visa to travel to Tanzania?

Yes, if you're from Egypt, you need a visa. It can be an eVisa, which is an easier option than the one given by the embassy.

How long can I stay in Tanzania with an eVisa?

The longest time allowed to citizens of Egypt is 90 days Per Entry.

A multiple-entry visa will then be valid for up to One year from the date of arrival but know that you will need to leave intermittently at least every 90 days while you stay in the country.

What documents should I have to get an online visa?

The visa application process is often a bad experience for travelers, but now it’s simpler and more pleasant than ever before with the e-Visa.

Please remember that before you begin the application process, you can save more time by gathering the following documents:

  • Valid Passport - You will have to have a passport and it needs to be valid for at least six months from the date you plan to leave the country.
  • Flight Itinerary - You’ll be asked to prove that you will leave the country by providing a departure ticket with a date that falls within the 90 days Per Entry you are allowed in the country.
  • Passport Scan - You’ll need to upload one for your e-Visa application, and you’ll need two recent passport photos.
  • Email Address - We will send your Tourist e-Visa to you via email.
  • Yellow Fever Certificate - If you are from or traveling to a country with a risk of yellow fever virus transmission, you will also have to present this document to Immigration upon arrival.
  • Payment Method - We accept several payment methods, including Visa, American Express and PayPal.

How many times can I enter Tanzania with an eVisa?

The Tourist e-Visa allows Multiple Entry. Apply for your e-Visa here.

What is the price of a visa application?

iVisa understands that our visitors from Egypt need to get their necessary travel documents processed cheaply and in the shortest time possible. You can apply for an e-Visa here. That’s why we provide three processing times and rates to citizens of Egypt:

  • Standard processing - Your e-Visa will be emailed to you 9 business days, and the cost of your e-Visa will be USD 100.00.

  • Rush processing - Your e-Visa will be sent by email within 9 business days, and the e-Visa cost will be USD 100.00.

  • Super Rush processing - Your e-Visa will arrive by email within 9 business days, and the e-Visa cost will be USD 100.00.

How long is the Tourist e-Visa valid for?

Your e-Visa will be valid for 1 year after arrival.

How can I apply?

Once you have all of the items mentioned above, you can continue and fill in the online form. This is not a difficult task, but if you require extra help with these steps, iVisa provides an excellent support service. You can call 24/7, and the service is entirely free of charge.

The application form to Tanzania has three steps.

  1. In the first step you must provide personal information. You need to write your name, address, date of birth, passport info, and others.

  2. In the second step you have to proceed with the payment and revision. Be very careful when you submit the application, it shouldn' contain any typos. Even the minimum typo can cancel the whole process. Make sure that the information you give is 100% accurate, and double-check the spelling.

  3. In the last step you must upload remaining documents if necessary. iVisa lets you know precisely what you need to upload. Once you finish with it, you hit the submit button and you're done.

If you're ready to start, then click here and fill in your information to start your adventure!

What can I do once I complete the application for my Tanzania e-Visa?

Once you complete the whole application process to travel to Tanzania, you'll obtain the e-Visa through an e-mail according to the processing time selected. And the best part of it is that while you wait, you don't need to deal with any Embassy at all.

Can I extend the number of days I want to stay in Tanzania?

Yes, you can do that. You can extend your visa up to a maximum of 6 months once you arrive in Tanzania.

Where can I read more?

If you still have doubts about the Tanzania e-Visa, you can contact our customer service center here, or enter the Tanzania e-Visa page to see other FAQs that could work.

We know that our visitors from Egypt need to have a safe and efficient visa approval process, and that’s why we provide them with e-Visas. Visitors from around the world trust iVisa to make their travel experience as smooth and comfortable as possible.

We hope you enjoy your stay in Tanzania!

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