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Kenya and Tanzania borders

Crossing to Tanzania via Kenyan borders:  This is one of the important aspects of the information giving to the visitors especially those who are exploring countries at the combined safari package. This is possible for the safari starting either from Kenya to Tanzania or the safaris starting from Tanzania to Kenya

Kenya and Tanzania borders

Crossing Tanzania and Kenya borders: This is one of the important aspects of the information giving to the visitors especially those who are exploring countries at the combined safari package. This is possible for the safari starting either from Kenya to Tanzania or the safaris starting from Tanzania to Kenya.

It is very important for the visitors to cross from Kenya to Tanzania or from Tanzania to Kenya because at times you might say that these two countries share the wildebeest experience and the bog five animals present within both safari countries.  The most interesting destination that makes visitors cross from one country to another is called the Masai Mara National Reserve that is located in the southwestern part of Kenya and the famous Serengeti National Park that is found in the Northern part of Tanzania and this is so interesting and crucial

Visitors can either cross from Kenya to Tanzania borders or from Tanzania to Kenya borders through different ways which include road transport and air transport depending on the choice of the transportation that the tourist does prefer among other several factors.  The border that the visitors can use to cross from Kenya to Tanzania include the following

Isebania border

This is the border of Kenya and Tanzania and it is located in the southern part of Migori county in the Northern part of Tanzania.  This border is usually used by the visitors who do cross from the Serengeti national park in the Northern part of Tanzania to the Masai Mara National Reserve found within the southwestern part of Kenya. These 2 destinations are so important for the stunning wildlife experience that is experienced by the guest that visits this park annually.  if you’re in Kenya’s Masai Mara national park, the Isebania border is found in the west of the Masai Mara National Reserve and it takes about 6 hours’ drive to reach this wonderful point.

There are formalities at the border especially those of the customs and you will see vehicles crossing over the border and these vehicles are required to be registered within these both countries in order for the vehicle to be allowed to cross to each other country’s territory.  You will need to have some of the requirements in order to be able to cross the Isebania border and these documents include a yellow fever vaccination card, a valid visa, a valid passport, or the National Identicard among others. Once you have this requirement, then you will be able to cross to this national park so easily and faster and this less tiresome which is so important.

Namanga border

This is also another border that is used when crossing from Kenya to Tanzania and this one is found in the Longido district on the Tanzanian side and when it comes to Kenya it is found within the Kajiado County in Kenya. This is the border this close to Amboseli National park and the areas surrounding it are so developed simply because of the tourism within the Amboseli National Park. Namanga border is liked by the tourists especially those who are interested in exploring the Kilimanjaro mountains and here you will not spend much time while crossing this border provided you are accompanied with your valid documents.

It is also very busy and it will involve the guests crossing to fill in all the necessary information when entering and coming out of Kenya and all these is determined by the customs departments, vehicles will have to be checked, you will have to fill the via filing forms, and be able to get in line to see the immigration officer but the process doesn’t take along of time.

Taveta border

Visitors can also cross from Kenya to Tanzania or from Tanzania to Kenya through the Taveta border point which encompasses visitors crossing from Voi to Moshi in Tanzania. It is also famously known as the Holili or Taveta border.  This is one of the one-stop border points between Kenya and Tanzania and it is basically known as the trade procedures for the single location.  The border minimizes the processed that are associated with moving from one country to another especially when it comes to making clearances of both vehicles and those on foot whom you can call pedestrians.

Loitokitok Border

You can also find yourself in Tanzania from Kenya through the Loitokitok border and it is popularly for visitors traveling from Amboseli National Park to Moshi and Marangu in Tanzania.  It is found on the foothills of the famous mountain Kilimanjaro and therefore as you’re crossing the border, you will get views of this wonderful mountain.  Even when going to hike the Kilimanjaro mountains using the Northern circuit trail. Visitors will have to use this border pint to access this trail on the Kilimanjaro Mountains. The cultural settlements are also near the border especially the Masai cultural people of the Kenyan side and the Chagga people from the side of Tanzania. The Lotokitok district also features the airstrip and visitors can access this border point by air as well.

Lunga border

This is also a border point used for crossing from Kenya to Tanzania through Dar es Salaam and Mombasa. It lies in the southeastern part of Kenya found in southern Mombasa. This implies that Lunga Lunga is found within the Kenyan coastal province and the formalities used for you to cross at this border include waiting in the line to clear the immigration officer, checking the yellow fever vaccination card, and when you cross over to Tanzania side it is called the Horohoro. It is open all day and night and it is about 6.5 kilometers.