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Leaving for Tanzania

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Useful addresses

United Kingdom & Republic of Ireland

Tanzania High Commission – Tanzania House - 3 Stratford Place - London - W1C 1AS - t 0207 569 1470 - www.tanzania-online.gov.uk

Time difference

There is a 2-hour time difference between Tanzania and the UK and Ireland in winter and a 3-hour time difference in summer. When it is 12 noon in Dar es-Salaam, it is 10am in London and Dublin in winter and 9am in summer.


A valid passport and a visa which must be obtained before departure.


Compulsory vaccination: DT Polio.

Recommended vaccinations: yellow fever, meningitis, typhoid, hepatitis A and B.

Anti-malaria medication is recommended.

Travel insurance is advisable (automatically provided by some bank cards).


Tanzania has several areas which are potentially dangerous for visitors. We strongly recommend that you consult the Foreign Office website for information on safety and security before travelling to the country.

www.fco.gov.uk - www.dfa.ie - For travel advice issued by government bodies.


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