Tanzania Tourist Board welcomes you to Tanzania's official destination portal, with everything you need to know about our beautiful country in one easy location. You will find links to specific locations, travel advice, historical and cultural background on our diverse country. Looking for the best dive sites on the Swahili Coast? Want to find out more about trekking trips through the Ngorongoro Highlands? You've come to the right place. As we say in Swahili, karibu sana, and enjoy!
International tourist arrivals in Tanzania rose by 90% during the period 2006–2014, from 622,000 to 1.1m. Tanzania is the 7th most visited country in Sub-Saharan Africa after South Africa (9.5m), Zimbabwe (1.9m), Mozambique (1.7m), Uganda (1.27m), Kenya (1.26m), and Namibia (1.2m). 81% of the total number of tourist arrivals in Tanzania visited the country for leisure and holiday with most of the visitors coming from Africa (46%) and Europe (32%). Average expenditure per tourist per night was in the range between USD117 and USD277 in 2014, compared to USD236–328 in 2010.