Why the single visa?
The East Africa Tourist Visa will allow travel between Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda with the same multiple entry visa. This visa is the result of a joint initiative made by the Heads of States of the respective partner countries to boost regional travel and create opportunities for tourists to explore the diversity of East Africa.
Who is eligible?
A foreigner who wants to visit simultaneously the Republic of Kenya, Republic of Rwanda and Republic of Uganda for tourism. The visa will be issued at any of the diplomatic representations of Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda, at the immigration offices of the respective countries or on line where applicable.Type of visa: An East Africa Tourist Visa is multiple entry visa and shall be valid for 90 days.
How to Apply:
Applications for this visa shall be lodged at any of the diplomatic representation of the Republic of Kenya, Republic of Rwanda and Republic of Uganda, at the Immigration Offices of the respective countries or online where applicable. RwandaFor those beginning their trip in Rwanda, you can apply through the Rwanda Online Visa Application System. Under “Type of Visa” select “East Africa Tourist Visa.” For more information contact your local Rwanda embassy. KenyaFor those beginning their trip in Kenya, you can find information on the visa application process on the consular section of your local Kenya embassy’s website. UgandaFor those beginning their trip in Uganda, you can find information on the visa application process on the consular section of your local Uganda embassy’s website.
All persons must apply in their own right
Travel document: Any genuine acceptable travel document valid not less than 6 months.