Uganda Tourist Visa:

Most countries’ citizens, with only a few exceptions, require visas to enter Uganda. Please follow this link for a list ofvisa exempt Nationalities

All travellers holding ordinary passports from Countries whose citizens are required to have visas to enter Uganda are required to apply for visas online prior to travel. Please follow this link for detailed step by step procedures.

When applying for visas, please be extra careful and ensure accurate info is submitted to avoid any unnecessary delays.

General information; once the application is submitted, it will be studied by an immigration officer. Please note that during the approval process, additional information might be required. The new required information can be submitted electronically through “Manage your applications”

The decision taken on the application will be sent electronically through the email provided by the applicant.

If approved, an approval letter will be sent as an attachment to the email provided by the applicant. Follow the link provided to download and print it.

All payments MUST be made online and on completion of the application you will receive a barcoded confirmation/notification. Print it out as you MUST present it on arrival at Entebbe airport or any entry point to Uganda.

Present valid passport of not less than 6 months validity to the immigration officer at the port of entry.

Requirements and other useful info for entry/obtaining Visa to Uganda;

  1. Travel documents: Passport must be valid for six months after the date of entry into Uganda. Travelers should have at least five (5) blank pages. Visa pages referred to do not include those reserved for Endorsements, Amendments or Observations.
  1. Recent passport size photograph.
  2. Passport copy (bio-data page).
  3. Vaccination certificate (yellow fever).

Cost and how to pay.

All visa options, only online payment is allowed and may be subjected to a 3% surcharge fee.

  • Single Entry; USD 50.
  • Multiple entry visas; 6 to 12 months; USD 100. 24 months; USD 200

You may need have more questions, so please follow this link for frequently asked questions and answers or get in touch with Adventure Consults – for any assistance that might be needed.

In an event that you are asked to give details of the host, please use information here below;

Contact person: Brian N Mugume.

Director; Adventure Consults.

P.O BOX 3113, Kampala.

New City Road, Namugongo – Janda, House 70.

Telephone: Office line; +256 (0) 312 108 260. Office Mobile: +256 392 000 523

Cell-phone: / +256 772 657767 / 772 326 430.