Ugandan Visa is not required for Libyans
Stay Duration: 90 days
- Libyans travelling to Uganda for a stay of up to 90 days can obtain a visa on arrival.
- Visas can be obtained at the Entebbe International Airport, Uganda.
- Citizens are required to provide passports valid for the period of stay in the country.
- A Yellow Fever vaccination certificate is required from all individuals visiting Uganda.
- Children under the age of 5 are required to have a Polio vaccination certificate.
- There are no restrictions on the exportation of a moderate quantity of perfume, alcoholic drinks, tobacco and tobacco products.
- Travelers must have proof of sufficient funds to cover their expenses throughout their stay.
- Travelers must provide return or onward tickets upon entry into Uganda.
- They are not required to pay any airport tax upon arrival and departure from the airport.
- The import and export of local currency (Uganda Shilling-UGX) are prohibited, but there are no restrictions on the importation and exportation of foreign currencies as long as they are declared upon arrival.
- Pets must be accompanied by an official certificate of veterinary health issued in Libya not earlier than 6 days prior to arrival in Uganda.
- Christianity is the predominant religion in Uganda with Christians making up about 85% of it’s population, and Muslims making up nearly 14%.
- The estimated flight time from Libya to Uganda is 4 hours, 22 minutes.
- Uganda adopts the use of East Africa Time (GMT+3), which places Uganda 1 hour ahead of Libya.
- In Uganda the power plugs and sockets are of type G. The standard voltage is 240 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
- The official languages are English and Swahili. However, there are about forty other native languages spoken in the country. Some of them include: Luganda,Runyoro, Runyankole, Rukiga, Luo and Lusoga.
- Road transportation is the major means of transportation in Uganda.
- The official currency is the Ugandan Shilling.
- Ugandan men wear long pants even when its hot. Shorts are considered as children clothing.
- Uganda has a warm tropical climate, with the hottest months running from December to February.
- Tourist attractions in Uganda include national game parks, game reserves, traditional sites, and natural tropical forests.
- Game viewing is the most popular tourist activity in Uganda. Wild animals like lions, buffaloes, giraffes, antelopes, elephants are common in Uganda’s national parks.
- In Uganda, the staple food is Matooke which is green bananas boiled or steamed and served with a sauce of peanuts, beans, fresh fish or meat.
- Ugandans consider it odd to drink water while eating. They usually drink water after eating.