Book your flights to Kilimanjaro international airport
Get malaria prophylaxis
Get all the following vaccinations: A and B hepatitis, Yellow Fever, Cholera, Typhoid Fever and Tetanus. Make sure also that your MMR vaccination is still valid.
Go through medical check-up to avoid any unpleasant surprises. You will get good medical health care in Tanzania during your trip if needed.
Inform us about all your medications, chronic illnesses, sicknesses, allergies or other limitation or precautions
Get appropriate travel insurance
Make sure your passport is valid 6 months after your trip
Go through our websites for more information and contact us if you have any questions
Inform us about any special diets
THINGS TO TAKE WITH YOU
All your personal medication and medical prescription
Insect repellent (can also be bought from Moshi)
Stomach medicines for both diarrhea and constipation
Hat to protect you from sun and also clothes with long sleeves and long trousers to protect against mosquitoes
Comfortable shoes and during the rainy season, shoes that can be worn in mud
Take a mobile phone with you. If possible you can take some old one which you don’t use anymore at home. LOT gives you a local phone connection for free to refill and use during your trip.
Flashlight or headlight
AC power plugs and sockets used in Tanzania are British type G, BS 1363 and the voltage is 220-240 volts. If your electric devices don’t fit to this kind of plugs you will need to take an adapter with you.
Things you don't need to bring
All the most common medicines e.g painkillers, plasters etc. are available for purchase in Moshi
Products such as shampoos, lotions, toothpaste, laundry powder can also be bought in Moshi
Bed sheets, mosquito nets and towels are included in all the rooms
CURRENCY AND PAYING
Tanzanian currency is Tanzanian shilling (TZS)
The exchange rate is 1500 Tanzanian shillings = 1 US dollars
It is not possible to buy Tanzania shillings outside the country
Shillings are accepted everywhere in Tanzania, US dollars in some tourist destinations
You can withdraw cash money (Tanzanian shillings) from ATM machines with Visa cards, Visa Electron or MasterCard
US dollars or euro can be exchanged in bureau de change
US dollars printed earlier than 2009 are not accepted in Tanzania
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