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Travel to Tanzania

Tanzania Essentials

Languages
English
Swahili
Currency
Tanzanian Shilling (TZS)
Time Zone
GMT+03:00
Avg. Salary
TZS 6,560,000 per year
Calling Code
+255
Socket Type
D and G (230 V/50 Hz)
United States

Many visa fees depend on your citizenship, or if you have multiple citizenships, the citizenship you use to travel.
United States

Some countries have lower visa fees or other special access for travelers who have legal residence in certain countries, even without citizenship.

Requirements for a citizen of United States

E-Visa

Last updated: Sep 25, 2022

Tanzania charges a non-refundable fee of $100.00 USD to apply for the E-Visa.

You can get the E-Visa through Atlys for a small additional charge of only $20.00 USD. We make it easy for you by handling all the requirements for you, dealing with the visa bureaucracy of Tanzania, and following up to make sure your application gets approved.

Cost of Living Comparison

CategoryUnited StatesTanzaniaDifference
Restaurants
Meal, Inexpensive RestaurantTZS 5,500.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-courseTZS 60,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)TZS 15,000.00
Markets
Milk (regular), (1 liter)TZS 2,768.97
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)TZS 1,592.94
Eggs (regular) (12)TZS 4,683.08
Transportation
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)TZS 500.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)TZS 20,000.00
Gasoline (1 liter)TZS 2,558.32

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You will receive your visa by:

Oct 3, 2022 if submitted today

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