To gain entry into Tanzania, most nationalities require a visa. Make sure that you have two free pages in your passport and 6 months validity on your return date.


All European & American citizens need a visa which you can apply for prior to departure or upon arrival. The cost for European and Canadian citizens is $50 and for $100 for US citizens.

Obtaining your visa on arrival is a relatively simple process. On entering  JRO airport you will see two lines. The line on the right is for people applying for visas and the line straight ahead is for people who already have a visa. If you are applying for a visa you will be asked to fill out a form, show your passport and pay the relevant fee in US dollars.