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Just south of the equator, Tanzania borders Kenya and Uganda in the north; Zaire, Rwanda and Burundi in the west; and Zambia, Malawi and Moçambique in the south. Namanga Gate (between Tanzania and Kenya) is open 24 hrs per day.
The main gateway airports to East Africa and Zanzibar are:
Dar es Salaam International Airport (DAR), a short flight to Zanzibar & Southern Tanzania Safari Circuit.
Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO) used for Arusha & Northern Tanzania Safari Circuit.
Zanzibar International Airport (ZNZ)
Other good alternatives are Nairobi, Mombasa and Entebbe .
Our main flight partners from Europe are: British Airways (via London) and KLM (via Amsterdam) into Nairobi, Dar Es Salaam, Kilimanjaro International and Entebbe.
From the UK
British Airways and Kenya Airways in corporation with KLM operate direct daily services from London Heathrow into Nairobi.
British Airways also has 3 flights weekly direct into Dar Es Salaam and Entebbe.
Kilimanjaro International can be reached via AMS on the services of KLM and Kenya Airways daily.
Kenya Airways offers excellent connections via Nairobi to Kigali and Entebbe for those wishing to make a stopover in Nairobi.
From the USA & Canada
Clients flying in from the USA and Canada can do so via London with British Airways or Amsterdam with KLM. Please bear in mind that due to high demand, these services should be booked well in advance.
East Africa is also accessible on SAA via Johannesburg. This route might entail a stopover, but offers an ideal opportunity to combine an East African Safari with a southern Africa side-trip.
SAA operates a daily service between the following main gateway airports:
Atlanta/Johannesburg and New York (JFK)/Johannesburg. There are daily flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi, Dar Es Salaam and Kilimanjaro International (scheduled on 4 days a week only) with Kenya Airways in cooperation with KLM, Air Tanzania and SAA.
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