Uganda has a lot to offer tourists ranging from water activities in Lake Victoria all the way to exploring the history of the Baganda Kingdom. However, you need a tourist visa to Uganda to get to all these attractions, and Travel Visa Pro is here to help you out. What’s more, we can expedite the application to ensure that you get started on your trip right away.
You will start off by making an online application, as requested by the government of Uganda. Our dedicated specialists will help you out in this regard if you face any challenges. From here, you will submit some documents to our agents. First, you will hand in the visa application form you filled, ensuring that you sign it before submission. Next, we require that you have an original US passport. It should be well-kept and should have at least six months validity. If not, our agents will guide you regarding renewing your passport as you will not gain entry to Uganda with less than six months on your passport. We also require that you have two passport photos that are as per the state department’s guidelines.
A travel itinerary is essential at this stage. You could either hand in a copy of your round-trip tickets or detailed information on places you will visit. The applicant’s details should be on the itinerary for it to be valid. In addition to this, you should have a copy of hotel reservations in the name of the applicant. Anyone entering Uganda must have a yellow fever vaccination certificate, and our agents will advise you as to how you can get one. If you are going to visit as a result of a personal invitation, you should have details of the host including their proof of identity. Our agents will help you out at this stage.
With this information, we can successfully process your tourist visa to Uganda. Enjoy your stay!
Visas and residency permits are not available at Entebbe Airport upon arrival. Visitors must apply on the Government of Uganda’s Electronic Visa/Permit Application System website for all immigration services such as visas, permits, and passes at least two weeks prior to travel.
U.S. citizens of Somali origin/born in Somalia will be turned around at the entry point if they arrive without the electronic visa.
For the most up-to-date visa information including fees, contact the Embassy of Uganda at 5911 16th Street NW, Washington, DC 20011; telephone (202) 726-7100 or visit their website. Travelers may also contact the Permanent Mission of Uganda to the United Nations in New York. Overseas, inquiries can be made at the nearest Ugandan embassy or consulate.
Ugandan immigration imposes a fine of up to $100 per day for visa overstays and may detain individuals who overstay their visas until the fine is paid. Be aware that the Ugandan immigration officer at the port of entry determines the length of authorized stay, which is generally from two weeks to three months for tourists. Immigration policies are not always consistently applied and may change without notice. Extensions of duration of stay may be requested at Ugandan immigration headquarters Jinja Road in Kampala. For more information on immigration issues, please see the Directorate of Citizen and Immigration Control website or call + 256 414 595 945. Avoid any offers by private individuals claiming that they can assist with visa issues.
The U.S. Department of State is unaware of any HIV/AIDS entry restrictions for visitors to or foreign residents of Uganda.
Concierge Service partners you with a dedicated Specialist who will manage your request from start to finish, complete applications forms, review all materials during the process, ensure priority submission and keep you updated the whole time – beginning within two business hours of your request. Concierge Team members have years of experience and can make the complex easy for you.
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It’s that simple. Get our Concierge Team activated on your travel case today! TVP's Concierge Service is an extra level of customer service provided for clients who want personalized service when applying for a passport, visa or both. TVP’s Concierge Service is the extra care you’re looking for. TVP’s Concierge Service Fees are $199 per person for the first application and $79 for each additional destination or service. TVP’s Concierge Service does not include the costs of U.S. State Department Fees, Foreign Government Consular Fees, FedEx overnight shipping or TVP’s passport and/or visa processing services fees.