Tanzania visa requirements for Nigerians

Travel and visa requirements

Basic Travel Requirements for Nigerians visiting Tanzania

Travelers are required to fulfill the following requirements in order to apply for a Tanzanian Visa.


  • Nigerian passport with at least 6 months validity and one blank page for stamping.
  • Completed and signed visa application form.
  • Two recent passport photographs with white background.
  • Invitation letter.
  • Recent bank statement.
  • Accommodation reservation.
  • Letter of introduction.
  • Onward/ return flight ticket.
  • Visa fees.
  • Tax clearance.
  • Marriage and childbirth certificate if applicable.
  • Yellow fever vaccination certificate.
  • Business registration certificate.
  • Documents (proof of assets, family pictures) confirming return to home country.
  • Travel itinerary.
  • Refusal notice from other embassies, if any.

Tanzania Visa for Nigerians

Facts about Tanzania


Tanzania is an East African country known for its vast wilderness areas. They include the plains of Serengeti National Park, a safari mecca populated by the “big five” game (elephant, lion, leopard, buffalo, rhino), and Kilimanjaro National Park, home to Africa’s highest mountain. Offshore lie the tropical islands of Zanzibar, with Arabic influences, and Mafia, with a marine park home to whale sharks and coral reefs.

Types of Tanzania Visa


Types of Visa Processing Time Duration of Stay
Tourist visa 10 days 90 days
Business visa 10 days 90 days
Student visa 10 days 90 days
Transit visa 10 days 7 days

General Requirements for Tanzania Visa


  • Nigerian passport with at least 6 months validity and one blank page for stamping.
  • Completed and signed visa application form.
  • Two recent passport photographs with white background.
  • Invitation letter.
  • Recent bank statement.
  • Accommodation reservation.
  • Letter of introduction.
  • Onward/ return flight ticket.
  • Visa fees.
  • Tax clearance.
  • Marriage and childbirth certificate if applicable.
  • Yellow fever vaccination certificate.
  • Business registration certificate.
  • Documents (proof of assets, family pictures) confirming return to home country.
  • Travel itinerary.
  • Refusal notice from other embassies, if any.

Tanzania Visa Fees


Visa Type

Sub Types

Visa Fees

Tourist visa

50.00 (USD)

Business visa

250.00 (USD)

Student visa

50.00 (USD)

250.00 (USD)

550.00 (USD)

Transit visa

30.00 (USD)

Tanzania Visa Application Centres & Embassies in Nigeria


Location

Address

Abuja

No 21, Yedseram Street Opposite ALGON Building by IG House, Maitama P.M.B 5125 Wuse, Abuja

tanzaniahighcommissionng.com

info@tanzaniahighcommissionng.com

(+234) 9-291 4801 / 3 / 4

Frequently Asked Questions


if a Nigerian and have a Ghanaian resident, can apply as a Ghanaian??