Tanzania's Northern Safari Circuit includes some of the most famous and remarkable sights in the world, such as the annual Wildebeest Migration and the spectacular Ngorongoro Crater.
Tourist Visas are necessary for nearly all foreign visitors planning a safari holiday. The only exceptions are some Commonwealth Countries. If you are from: UK, Canada, Nigeria or India you require a visa. Australian Citizens also require a visa. Visas may be obtained from any Tanzanian mission or on entry into the country. Please be aware that obtaining your visa on arrival can take some time and it is advisable to acquire them before travelling. Tourist visas are usually single entry and valid for 3 months. A one month extension is possible whilst in the country.
The price of visas varies depending on your nationality. For most nationalities the cost is $50 for a single entry 3 month visa.
Zanzibar is part of Tanzania so you do not require a separate visa to visit it.
Other Types of Tanzanian Visa
Business Visas and Multiple Entry Visas are available if you are conducting business with Tanzania.
Foreign Residents of Tanzanian
For Residents in Tanzania there are three types of permit: Class A - Investor, Class B - Work and Class C - Research or Voluntary.
For more information on visiting Tanzania, please contact us and one of our field staff will get back to you by phone or email.
What people say about us
Some comments from our past clients (Read more)
I'd like to say that our entire trip was truly amazing and a great once in a lifetime excursion. Everything was very well setup and we had no problems with any of the trip. Thanks to Wild Things.
United States of America, Jun 2013
Thank you so much for the amazing safari! This was a great safari and I can't wait to give you a full brief and photos!
We had a most wonderful safari--thank you! Salim and Yahaya were great. We'll be sure to suggest Wild Things to any friends who may be thinking of visiting Tanzania.
United States of America, Sept 2013
All the Parks visited are really wonderful, especially Ruaha and the "king" Katavi that worth absolutely the long trip (at least in our point of view). Yahaya and Salim are like two friends.
Austria, Jul 2013
I am just emailing to say how amazing the safari was and I would like to thank you, The food was great and we saw so many animals its exceeded our expectations completely.
United Kingdom, Jan 2013
We had a wonderful trip. Thanks very much to you, Wild Things and to Abbas for putting together such a memorable safari for us.
United Kingdom, Dec 2013
We had a wonderful time on safari. The vehicle was great, reliable and comfortable. Our guide Amos was fantastic, he was punctual, friendly, knowledgeable and made our safari really enjoyable.
United Kingdom, Aug 2013