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Visas to Tanzania

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1. Posted by hmclehto (Full Member 142 posts) 9y

I have received mixed info about getting visas on the border to Tanzania (single entry). Or should we arrange them before hand here in London.

Please help

2. Posted by jekalo (Full Member 118 posts) 9y

Unless they have changed in the last year, you can get visas at the border crossings from Kenya. I don't know about other country border crossings. I don't think its any cheaper to get them at the border so if its easy to do, you might go ahead and get them before you leave.

3. Posted by carosterns (Respected Member 159 posts) 9y

I caught the TANZAR from Zambia to Tanzania and had no trouble getting a visa at the border.

4. Posted by GregW (Travel Guru 2635 posts) 9y

I got my visa ahead of time. When arriving at Kilimanjaro airport on a BIG KLM plane, the line up of people WITH visas was actually longer than the line of people how needed to get a visa, so the people without visas were clearing out of customs faster than the people with pre-arranged visas. How's that for irony?

5. Posted by hmclehto (Full Member 142 posts) 9y

Thanks guys. Arranging it on the border.
Have a great weekend