Tourism

Uganda visa requirements for Libyans

Ugandan Visa is not required for Libyans

Stay Duration: 90 days

Entry Requirements

  • 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.