Tanzania Visa Rules and Requirements

Tanzania Visa Rules and Requirements
iVisa | Updated on Jul 30, 2019

Tanzania’s beautiful nature is one of the reasons people from all around the world travel and explore the amazing country. If you are looking to gain entry by land or air into Tanzania, you’ll want to find out the rules and requirements for obtaining an e-Visa online.

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All countries have similar requirements, but North Korea has special requirements for their Volunteer e-Visa. Also, American citizens can only purchase a multiple-entry visa for tourism.

For iVisa, we give out three types of e-Visas for entering Tanzania. Depending on which country you are from, you will pay a different rate.

Here are the three options and their different rates.

Tanzania e-Visa Requirements

Make sure you have the following to apply for your e-Visa online:

  • Valid Passport - Your valid Algerian passport must have at least six months validity from the date of departure from Tanzania.
  • Flight Plans - You have to prove to Immigration Officials that you will be leaving Tanzania by having a ticket of departure that falls within the 90 days Per Entry you are allowed in the country.
  • Passport Scan - You will need to upload a copy of your passport bio page for your e-Visa application, and you will need two recent passport photos to enter Tanzania.
  • Email Address - Once processed, your Tourist e-Visa will be sent to the valid email address you provide.
  • Yellow Fever Certificate - If you are from or passing through a country with a risk for yellow fever virus transmission, you will need to present this certificate to the Immigration Officer when you arrive in Tanzania.
  • Payment Method - We accept various credit and debit cards like Visa and American Express. iVisa also accepts PayPal as a valid payment method.

Entry for North Korean visitors requires all e-Visa Requirements listed below in “Tanzania e-Visa Requirements” section, but also, you are required to bring accommodation details, volunteering details (letter from host organization, description of your volunteer job, and evidence of activities from the organization).

You can apply for other people through our website as long as you have their permission and information ready as well as payment.

Visa Types and Costs for Tanzania e-Visas

For U.S. Citizens

If you are a tourist from the United States of America, you will have to purchase a multiple-entry e-Visa online to enter Tanzania.

  • Standard processing - Your e-Visa will arrive by email within 9 days, and the e-Visa cost will be USD 100.00.
  • Rush processing - Your e-Visa will arrive by email within 7 days, and the e-Visa cost will be USD 100.00.
  • Super Rush processing - Your e-Visa will arrive by email within 5 days, and the e-Visa cost will be USD 100.00.

For North Korean Citizens

If you are a tourist from the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, or North Korea, you will have to purchase a Volunteer e-Visa well in advance.

  • Standard processing - Your e-Visa will arrive by email within 9 days, and the e-Visa cost will be USD 100.00.
  • Rush processing - Your e-Visa will arrive by email within 7 days, and the e-Visa cost will be USD 100.00.
  • Super Rush processing - Your e-Visa will arrive by email within 5 days, and the e-Visa cost will be USD 100.00.

NOTE: Entry for North Korean visitors requires all e-Visa Requirements listed below in “Tanzania e-Visa Requirements” section, but also, you are required to bring accommodation details, volunteering details (letter from host organization, description of your volunteer job, and evidence of activities from the organization).

For All Other Nationalities

If you are from a country that is not the United States or North Korea, then you can purchase a Tourist e-Visa online now.

Here are the different processing times and rates:

  • Standard processing - Your e-Visa will arrive by email within 9 days, and the e-Visa cost will be USD 100.00.
  • Rush processing - Your e-Visa will arrive by email within 7 days, and the e-Visa cost will be USD 100.00.
  • Super Rush processing - Your e-Visa will arrive by email within 5 days, and the e-Visa cost will be USD 100.00

Have more questions? Chat 24/7 with one of our live iVisa agents by clicking on the chat bubble in the lower right-hand corner.

Safe travels!

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