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Tanzania

0.7 active COVID-19 cases out of 100,000 people
0.00% of citizens have been vaccinated decrease from 0.00% last week
Most visitors from the United States need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Tanzania.

Border status

Tanzania has not implemented any entry restrictions, but all arriving travelers are subject to medical screening upon arrival and the government is collecting tracking information for all international travelers.

Travelers and airline crew are subject to medical screening.


Outgoing travelTraveling from the United States to Tanzania

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Visitors from the United States must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken hours before departing to Tanzania.
Exceptions

The Government of Tanzania is implementing temperature scanning for all international passengers arriving into Tanzania. Travelers who show symptoms of COVID-19 on arrival may be required to take a test. Travelers must complete a Health Surveillance Form on the plane and submit it to the Port Health authorities upon arrival.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from the United States are not required to quarantine after entering Tanzania.

Return travelReturning to the United States from Tanzania

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Travelers returning from Tanzania must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departure to the United States.
Exceptions

Children under the age of 2 are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 test.

Travelers with proof of recovery from the virus within the last 90 days prior to boarding. Proof of a recent positive viral test and a letter from your healthcare provider or a public health official stating that you were cleared to travel.

More info at the CDC site

Quarantine requirements
Visitors returning from Tanzania will need to quarantine for 7 days upon entering the United States.
Exceptions

Travelers who did not get tested, are advised to stay home and self-quarantine for 10 days after travel.​