The long wait is over…Uganda borders are open to travel and you are all welcome!!
Starting the 1st of October 2020, the Government of Uganda with consultation from the Health experts and Ministry of Health opened its air and land borders allowing in tourists from all over the world. Upon arrival at Entebbe International airport, any inbound visitors will have to adhere to the following pre-cautionary measures:
- Tourists are permitted to enter the country with a negative PCR COVID-19 test taken not more than 72 hours before boarding aircraft in-bound to Uganda. Travelers must take a certified PCR COVID-19 test not more than 72 hours before departure for Uganda and obtain a negative result. Tests must have been done by a health facility that is accredited by the government of the country in which the test is conducted. Travelers will be required to present their test results to the airline to receive confirmation of their flight booking.
- Health screening procedures are in place at airports and other ports of entry.
- In-bound travelers will be subjected to temperature and health screening upon arrival.
- Any arriving passengers who exhibit signs or symptoms of an infectious disease will be transported to an isolation center for a COVID-19 test where they must remain, at their own cost, until the results of the test are received. Travelers who test positive will be taken to a Ministry of Health facility for treatment, or given the option to be repatriated (for foreigners), at their own cost.
- Departing passengers shall arrive at Entebbe International Airport four hours before the scheduled time of departure for their flight.
Rwenzori Mountaineering Services is committed to delivering an amazing and memorable experience touring Uganda and hiking the mystical, magical Rwenzoris and a world heritage site while adhering to all Covid-19 protection SOPs. Come hike and or tour Uganda with us!
As Rwenzori Mountaineering Services we have a fleet of cars that can pick you up from the airport to your destination of interest for safety to avoid interacting with many people on your trip,
Engaging us early for your travel enables us to serve you best.