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Tanzania FAQs

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What language is spoken in Tanzania?

The official languages of Tanzania are English and Swahili. 

What currency is used throughout Tanzania?

The currency used throughout the country is the Tanzanian shilling. Mastercard and Visa are widely accepted and there are many ATMs to retrieve cash. 

Do I need a visa to travel to Tanzania?

A visa is required when travelling to Tanzania from Canada and The United States. 

When is the best time to travel to Tanzania?

The best time to travel to Tanzania is from June to October when the country is at its driest. 

Is there transportation within Tanzania?

There is a good flight network usually on small aircraft connecting Dar es Salaam, Arusha, Zanzibar Island and other major centres and with major national parks. The two main forms of local transportation within Tanzania include taxis and dalla-dallas (mini buses).

Is Tanzania a family-friendly destination?

With immense wildlife, beautiful beaches and much more there is something the whole family will love in Tanzania!


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