East Africa Visa Types

East Africa Tourist visa enables travelers to visit the Republic of Kenya, Uganda, and Rwanda. When it comes to the types, there is only one available option for the visitors: a Tourist visa. So if you plan to visit a few African countries, this is the best choice.

Note that before the trip, it is necessary to obtain a visa. Thanks to the system created by the partnership between the Republic of Kenya, Uganda, and Rwanda countries you can apply online without visiting the embassy or consulate. However, it is also possible to get a visa at the immigration offices.

Who can get an East African Tourist Visa?

An East Africa Tourist visa is the perfect option for travelers who would like to visit three African countries simultaneously. It is available for all foreign citizens with valid passports (for at least 6 months) who want to travel to East Africa for tourism purposes, such as sightseeing or leisure.

How to Apply for an East Africa Tourist Visa?

If you want to enter the Republic of Kenya, Rwanda, and Uganda, you need to apply for a visa and take part in the visa application process. And how to do this online? Check the following list:

  • Visit our site and find the application section
  • Fill in the application form with the necessary information
  • Attach necessary documents
  • Pay the fee
  • Wait for the email with the approved e-Visa.

The whole processing time can take up to 6 business days. You will receive the e-Visa in PDF form via provided email. Be careful and avoid typos and mistakes.

Application Form

In the visa application form, you must provide information like:

  • Name and Surname
  • Citizenship
  • Date of birth
  • Email address
  • Contact number
  • Passport information.

It is a very simple and intuitive process that won't take you a lot of time.

What are the Requirements for East Africa Tourist Visa?

In order to get an East Africa tourist visa, you are required to prepare the following attachments:

  • Passport valid for 6 months or more
  • Copy of the passport bio-data page
  • Copy of the photograph
  • Yellow fever vaccination certificate
  • Travel itinerary
  • Return ticket.

Moreover, you need to pay the fee, attach documents in English language and keep in mind that some additional documents may be needed during the process of application.

Also, on arrival, you should have with you a printed e-Visa and a valid passport. Keep in mind that for the first time you can enter only via the country that approved your electronic visa.

East Africa Visa validity

East Africa tourist visa is a multiple-entry visa valid for 90 days. It means that you can visit one of the three East African countries and then go to another one without any trouble. Submit the visa application form and enjoy your trip.

Besides, remember that visas for the Republic of Kenya, Rwanda, and Uganda can't be used as work permit. Also, it can't be extended.

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