What is East Africa Tourist visa?

Introduction of East Africa Tourist Visa

East Africa Tourist Visa is one kind of the visa that can be applied completely online.

East Africa Tourist Visa is provided for international visitors who want to travel to Rwanda, Uganda and Kenya for Tourism. If you travel to Rwanda first, you can apply on this website.

- Read also: What is the Rwandan eVisa?

- Read also: How to apply for Rwandan eVisa?


Only the following activities are permitted with East Africa Tourist Visa:

  • Short term recreation
  • Sight-seeing
  • Casual visit to meet friends or relatives

Approved Nationalities

There are many available countries which are permitted for East Africa Tourist Visa application.

- Check the eligibility: Check Requirements


There are many designated entrances for Rwandan eVisa.

- Check more with the following: Eligible Entrances

Expiry day

East Africa Tourist Visa is used for multiple entries.

East Africa Tourist Visa is valid for 90 consecutive days, from the day the applicant intends to enter Rwanda. The applicant can travel  to Rwanda first, then freely travel within Rwanda, Uganda and Kenya within 90 days of the visa validity.


Visa validity and the period of stay counts from the date the applicant intends to enter Rwanda. Therefore, when applying for Rwandan eVisa, remember to choose carefully the proposed date of arrival.

When receiving the eVisa via email, you should print it out and present to get the stamp on your passport at the Immigration Counter in Rwanda.

We truly hope that this information can help you know clearly about the Rwandan eVisa and make accurate, reliable and timely decisions.

Visa Fee

The visa fees for Rwandan eVisa consist of 2 kinds of fee: service fee and Government fee.

Service fee is charged for helping you to get Rwandan eVisa as rapid as possible.

Government fee is charged by the policy of the Government of Rwanda.

- Check here: Visa Fee (Government fee and service fee)

Document requirements for East Africa Tourist Visa

Documents required to apply for Rwandan eVisa is very simple. Applicants need to send the scan of bio-page of their passport, which must contain all personal particulars.

Applicant’s detailed information must have the names of your parents and your spouse (if married), your current address and phone number.


  • With our professional support center all the time, online East Africa Tourist Visa will help the tourists enjoy their trips as comfortably as possible.
  • Rwandan East Africa Tourist Visa will not only save your time and money but also make you confident to travel more easily to Rwanda.

- Read also: Document Requirements for Rwandan eVisa

- Read also: Rwandan eVisa application form


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