All Australians are required to apply for a Tourist Visa to Tanzania.
Up until September 2017, these could be obtained through the consulate in Melbourne, however they are now available on arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO).
Medication & Immunizations
In many African countries, it is a requirement to have a valid Yellow Fever immunization card, so you must obtain one prior to departure.
Immunizations can be provided by most GPs and all Travel Clinics in Australia.
- Yellow Fever
Most people climbing Kilimanjaro experience some form of mild altitude sickness (such as headaches, lethargy, etc.).
We recommend you obtain a course of medication such as Diamox to help allieviate any issues.
Please consult a medical professional for advice on travel medications and your personal circumstances.
It is a requirement that all participants hold Travel Insurance from your medical or general insurance provider.
Check to ensure your travel insurance covers:
- Medical evacuation
- Luggage coverage