Tourism

Nicaragua visa requirements for Rwandans

Nicaraguan Visa is not required for Rwandans

Stay Duration: 30 days

Entry Requirements

  • Rwanda citizens visiting Nicaragua are granted visa on arrival for a period of 30 days.
  • Visitors are required to possess passports valid for the proposed duration of stay.
  • Visitors are expected to leave at least a blank page on their passports to obtain visa stamps.
  • It is obligatory for visitors to declare $10,000 or more in cash on entry.
  • There are no currency restrictions for visitors when departing the country.
  • Visitors are expected to provide a certificate of yellow fever vaccination administered at least 10 days before travel in order to be permitted entry to Nicaragua.
  • All visitors should have an onward or return ticket.
  • Visitors must provide an evidence of funds to support visit to the country.
  • The estimated flight time between Rwanda and Nicaragua is 14 hours.
  • Medical Officials conduct a remote body temperature scan of all disembarking passengers from the airport in Managua, the country’s capital.
  • A departure tax fee charged at $42 must be paid on exit.
  • Penalties for possessing, using, or trafficking in illegal drugs in Nicaragua are severe even for the smallest quantity.
  • Marijuana is illegal in Nicaragua, even with a prescription.
  • The country is prone to natural disasters (earthquakes and Hurricanes) and as such visitors are advised to move to higher grounds when incidence occur.
  • The major vehicles used for transportation in Nicaragua include Buses, ferries and moto-taxis called the caponeras.
  •  Nicaragua’s multi-ethnic population of six million includes people of indigenous, European, African, and Asian heritage.
  • The main language is Spanish but the indigenous tribes on the Mosquito Coast speak their own languages and English.
  • Nicaragua is also home to the second-largest rainforest of the American Continent. 
  • The rich variety of plants and animals, warm tropical climate and active volcanoes make Nicaragua an increasingly popular tourist destination.
  • The country’s extensive forests, rivers and geography are suited for ecotourism.
  • Northern Nicaragua is the most diversified region producing coffee, cattle, milk products, vegetables, wood, gold, and flowers.