May 14, 2019 By Adam Ihucha, eTN- Tanzania Tanzanian tour operators are mulling over turning the country’s commercial city of Dar Es Salaam into a ‘tourism paradise’, a copycat of Paris, in their bid to woo massive foreign visitors. The French Capital is a huge draw for foreign visitors – receiving 40 million of them a […]

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On Saturday, the 11th of May, TATO members pay a visit to STEMM, located at Mererani,  Arusha to inspect the STEMM Retreat Center, in order to encourage the tourism industry to become aware of the Mererani location and also to alert travelers to this convenient location, situated close to Kilimanjaro International Airport.  The trip was […]

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Key players in Tanzania’s tourism and hospitality industry and the country’s National Assembly have agreed to work hand in hand in guaranteeing the industry with the due priority it needs for driving the national economy. The Tanzania Association of Tour Operators (TATO) and Hotel Association of Tanzania (HAT) delegation recently engaged Parliament Speaker Job Ndugai […]

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The meeting too place at TATO offices on 23/09/2018 the purpose was supporting members to access new markets. TATO has reached out to an expert of Asian Tourism Market from Malaysia. Who conducted the training on 23/09/2018 to members on how they can be able to access Asian market for mountain climbing and other related adventures. For more information read more on the article from […]

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Dear TATO Members, Kindly be informed that the Tourism Sector is still enjoying the status quo on VAT, following the successful advocacy done by TATO which entailed several presentations of facts to the various Parliamentary Committees and to other influential decision makers. The general feeling was that most decision makers seemed not to be aware [...]
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ACHIEVEMENTS 1ST JANUARY - 31 ST DECEMBER, 2014 MEETING ORGANIZED/ATTENDED BY TATO FROM JUNE, 2013 TODATE APPLICATION FORM FOR REGISTRATION AND LICENSE TO OPERATE AS A TOURISM OPERATOR TATO ELEPHANT PHOTO COMPETITION TATO's POSITION ON OPERATION TOKOMEZA UJANGILI AN UPDATE ON 2014 TALA APPLICATION - Click to Download TRA ANNOUNCEMENT ON ELECTRONIC FISCAL DEVICES (EFD) [...]
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The Strategic Plan has considered the need for TATO as a member based organization to effectively provide quality services to meet the needs of its members. The Plan recognizes the need for TATO to fully address itself to the following three major objectives set out in its Constitution: To facilitate members to provide marketable tourist [...]
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TATO has been approached by the Government to understand what we as an Association of operators are able and willing to provide either in expertise or services to those that have gone up to Samunge Village to seek treatment from Ambilikile Masapila. Follow discussions by the Council we feel that the following action by the [...]
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We are glad to inform you that in the course of creating good Business Environment for its members,TATO Council triggered by VAT proposal on the 2013/4 Budget resolved to meet Members of Parliament and give seminars on Tourism sector specifically on peculiarity of the Tourism Sector. This was intended for Budgetary Committee and that of [...]
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Final TANAPA Tariffs FOR 2013-2015 New Minimum Wages for Private Sectors Tourism Development Levy Antiquities Fees – Part 1 Antiquities Fees – Part 2 Table of Countries in the Yellow Fever-Endemic Zone Elaborations on Yellow fever regulations

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Meetings and Seminar Reports , for you to download , read and or print: MINUTES OF RECENT & PAST TATO MEETINGS: MINUTES OF EXTRA-ORDINARY MEETING HELD ON 3RD DECEMBER 2014 MINUTES OF THE MEETING HELD AT KIBO PALACE HOTEL ON 20TH NOVEMBER 2014 MINUTES OF THE MEETING HELD ON 18TH SEPTEMBER 2014 MINUTES OF THE [...]
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