Is Tanzania Safe for Tourists? – Tanzania is a safe country to travel to and around and this is even safer if the trip is organized by a safari company. However, there are still reports of armed robbery and bag snatching and it’s not recommended to move at night. Do not carry money in cash because most thieves target bags. You are also advised not to carry your passport to everywhere, leave it at your place of residence or accommodation and move with a copy of the Identity Card. You must be careful when using public transport.