Travel

Traveling to and within Uganda can be an exciting and rewarding experience, as Uganda is known for its stunning natural beauty, diverse wildlife, and vibrant culture. Here’s a guide to help you plan your trip:

  1. Passport and Visa: Ensure your passport is valid for at least six months beyond your planned departure date. Check if you need a visa to enter Uganda and obtain it in advance if necessary.

  2. Vaccinations: Consult your doctor or a travel health clinic to get up-to-date information on required and recommended vaccinations for Uganda, including yellow fever, typhoid, and malaria prophylaxis.

  3. Travel Insurance: Consider purchasing travel insurance that covers medical emergencies, trip cancellation, and evacuation, as healthcare facilities in Uganda may be limited in some areas.

  4. Currency: The official currency of Uganda is the Ugandan Shilling (UGX). While credit cards are accepted in larger cities, it’s advisable to carry some cash, especially in rural areas.

By Air: Entebbe International Airport (EBB) is the main gateway to Uganda, located near the capital city, Kampala. Several international airlines operate flights to Entebbe from major cities around the world.

Here is a list of air Operators at Entebbe International Airport: Click here to check

By Land: Uganda shares borders with several countries, including Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, South Sudan, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. You can enter Uganda by land from these neighbouring countries, but be sure to check visa requirements and border crossing procedures.

Travelling within Uganda offers a variety of means to explore this beautiful East African country. Here are a few safe, reliable ride-hailing apps available at the tap of a button.