© Climb Mount Kilimanjaro. All rights reserved worldwide
Look who made it to the top of Kilimanjaro this week!
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan,
Bahrain, Belarus, Belgium, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina
Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile,
China, Colombia, Comoros, Congo, Democratic Republic of Congo, Costa Rica, Cote D’Ivoire,
Croatia, Cuba, Czech Republic, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt,
Note that while some Commonwealth countries are included in that list, citizens of Canada, India, Nigeria and the UK do require Tanzanian visas.
Unless coming from a country without Tanzanian representation or the EU, you should buy your visa at the consulate/embassybeforehand (though these days it seems that anyone can buy one both at Kilimanjaro International Airport and at the Namanga border crossing with Kenya).
With all applications you will need to present a passport that’s valid for at least six months and two passport photos. If applying in person, some consulates/high commissions (including the ones in London and Washington) insist that you pay in cash.
If you don’t have a Tanzanian representative in your country you can pick up a visa
only at one of the four border controls: Dar-
Remember that, if flying in and out of Kenya you will need a Kenyan visa too (typically
around £30 for UK citizens, though a transit visa is only £10). If you plan to fly
to Kenya and cross into Tanzania from there, you can return to Kenya using the same
Apparently, you can do this only once (ie it acts as a double-
|Banks and moneychangers in Tanzania|
|Tanzania's postal service|
|Tanzania and the internet|