Uganda visa on arrival
Visa on Arrival
Uganda visa on arrival from Ireland
Uganda visa on arrival is available on arrival for Irish citizens. The stay is usually short and visa expires in 90 days. Applicant is required to be present when applying for Uganda visa on arrival. A total of 8 documents are required for applying Uganda visa on arrival. You can also find useful tips from fellow travellers.
East Africa Tourist Visa
East Africa Tourist Visa is for countries of Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda in Africa. An East Africa Tourist Visa has multiple entries within Kenya, Rawanda and Uganda and 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. The visa costs 100 USD and has no restrictions on citizens of any country. The visa is a non-extendable multiple-entry 90-day visa that has to be first used to enter the country that issued the visa.
Uganda visa on arrival conditions for Irish citizens
- As a temporary measure, passengers who have not applied for an e-visa on line, will still be able to apply for their e-visa on arrival in Uganda.
- However, facilities will be very limited and passengers may experience delays.
- Electronic visas are expected to replace the visa on arrival facility.
Visa Validity: 90 days
How to get Uganda visa on arrival from Ireland
Step 1 : Irish citizens can got to Uganda and get a visa on arrival.
Step 2 : After arriving, Irish citizens can go to Uganda immigration counter.
Step 3 : Fill out the immigration form of Uganda.
Step 4 : Submit the form and travel document to the immigration officer and pay any visa fee required.
Step 5 : Based on your document you will be granted a visa for Uganda.
Step 6 : Once you get entry stamp, you can enter Uganda and stay for the duration on your visa.
Uganda tourist visa requirements for Irish citizens
8 documents required for Uganda tourist visa
Visa Application Form
Completed application form for Uganda
Negative COVID-19 PCR test result required for all international travellers coming to Uganda. The negative PCR test must be issued with in 72 hours of before departure.
COVID-19 vaccination proof for travellers coming to Uganda. The last dose of vaccine must be taken atleast 14 ays before departure.
Original Passport or Travel document of Ireland with at least 6 months remaining validity on the date of travel and have at least 2 visa pages clear of any markings.
Hotel reservation(s) in Uganda for the duration of your visit. Embassy recommends not to purchase tickets until visa is approved. Don’t risk your money, time and effort by buying actual tickets. Get hotel bookings for any city in the world within minutes for visa purposes.
A round-trip flight reservations(s) for Uganda. An Onward Ticket is a flight reservation made by a real travel agency that can be helpful for visa applications or if you want to enter a country without purchasing a return flight. Get verifiable one way, round trip, and multi-city flight bookings for visa purposes.
Travel itinerary is travel reservation to and from Ireland in your name, not a ticket. A personal letter from the applicant addressed to the Embassy of Uganda, explaining the purpose of the trip, dates of travel, cities to be visited, and place of accommodation. Embassy recommends not to purchase hotel and flight tickets until visa is approved. So don’t risk your money, time and effort by buying actual tickets. Get best hotel and flight itinerary within minutes for any country visa.
Proof of health requirements of Uganda. Copy of International Certificate of Vaccination for Yellow Fever.
Uganda COVID-19 travel restrictions
Uganda is open for travel. Most visitors from Ireland can travel to Uganda without restrictions. No quarantine is required. Find travel restrictions, quarantine and entry requirements to travel Uganda.
✨ Uganda tourist visa tips
- Irish Citizens are not required to apply for an eVisa and are granted a fee-free visa on arrival.
- An East Africa Tourist Visa issued by Kenya or Rwanda can also be used for entry.
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