Tanzania is part of Africa with main city at
Dodoma. Its Least Developed country with a
population of 55M people. The main currency is Tanzanian Shilling. The languages
spoken are Swahili,English. the United Republic of Tanzania is the formal name of Tanzania It is adviced to High degree of caution Get useful information like travel advice, temperatures, rainfall, socket plugs,
languages spoken, SIM cards, ATM, currencies, road rules and emergency numbers.
👍 Least Developed 🌤️ ~23.41 °C 🌧 ~144.31 mm 👨👩👦👦 55M people
⚠️ Travel advice
High degree of caution
We've reviewed our travel advice for Tanzania and included new information under health. We haven't changed our level - exercise a high degree of caution.
issued date: October 3, 2019
Tanzania uses 230V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type D and Type G.
The languages that are typically spoken are Swahili, English
💱 Currencies Used
Tanzania uses the Tanzanian shilling (symbol: Sh), code TZS.Banknotes come in denominations of 10000, 5000, 2000, 1000 and 500 shillings. Shilling is subdivided into 100 cents. Coins come in denominations of 500, 200, 100 and 50 shillings.
Automatic teller machines are rare in Tanzania. Your best bet is to look for them in large cities and community places.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.
Not expected, but can leave extra tip Tipping is usually not expected in Tanzania. However, if you are satisfied with the service provided you can show your appreciation by leaving a small ‘extra’ tip.