Travel advice & practical information for travelogue:
'Kilimanjaro Trekking Machame Route'
Washington DC, USA
Embassy of the United Republic of Tanzania
2139 R Street, NW
Washington, DC 20008
Tel: +1 (202) 939 6125/7
+1 (202) 884 1080
Fax: +1 (202) 797 7408
Ambassade de la République Unie de Tanzanie
13 avenue Raymond Poincaré
Tel: 01 53 70 63 66
Fax: 01 47 55 05 46
You need a visa to visit Tanzania. Apply 3-4 weeks before you leave.
Safety and security
Traveling in some countries or regions can be dangerous. That isn't always a reason not to go there, but part of preparing well for a trip includes finding out about possible risks.
Find current information on the web site of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Tanzania. Always consult your family doctor and your country's Health Department web site.
Plan your trip to Tanzania online
Through online reservation systems like À la Carte Vacations you can book airline tickets, hotels, rental cars and holiday houses. You can build a fly-drive itinerary with maximum flexibility, book a flight plus a hotel hotel for a night or weekend. Without the limitations of package deals from travel organisations and most times for a much better price.