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East African countries waive visa fees for touring Foreign Residents

Tourism visa fees have been waived for foreign residents by Rwanda, Kenya and Uganda in order to allow easy access to the region’s various tourism attractions. The East Africa Tourist Visa (EATV) has been costing $100 and was valid for 90 days but effective December 15, 2014, foreign residents will no longer pay this fee. [...]


UK online survey puts Uganda ahead of Spain as a tourism destination

Uganda has been chosen a better safari destination than spain in an international online survey conducted by The Guardian. The leading newspapers in UK conducted a poll with a question, “where would you prefer to go on holiday?”, and 79% of the respondents said they would rather visit Uganda than head to Spain. The website, [...]


Uganda Tourism the top foreign exchange earner

According to Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA), tourism is the top foreign exchange earner taking over foreign remittances. In 2013, the tourism sector contributed 7.9% to Uganda's GDP totaling to about sh5.5 trillion with an investment as little as sh800m last year. The return on investment is high and it shows that tourism could create more [...]


Mbale chosen to host World Tourism Week

The full week from 20th September to 27th September is annually recognized as World  Tourism Week. This time of the year, Mbale is popularly known for circumcision festival, “Imbalu” characterized by sounds of kadodi drums and cultural dance performances. The Imbalu is a path to manhood and involves braving the stitch of the imbalu knife [...]


9 Days Wildlife and Gorilla Safari Uganda Rwanda

Day 1: Arrival at the Airport On arrival at the Entebbe International Airport, you will be received by one of our company representative who will welcome you and then drive you to your Hotel found in Kampala where you will have dinner and spend the night. Options are: Hotel Rutch, Minister Village Hotel, Cassia Lodge, [...]