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Kenya Wildlife Safari

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    Currently, to participate in this tour all travelers must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and must have proof of negative results for a COVID-19 test
    taken within 72-hours before departure due to country requirements, US Department of State and CDC guidance, and/or operational feasibility.

    The United States to Kenya

    Please note: Local requirements may be listed for destinations not visited on your tour itinerary. Cross-reference your itinerary to confirm which guidelines apply to you.

    General information

    Masks are mandatory in public

    Travelers must wear masks in public places and where social distancing is not possible.

    Kenyan Civil Aviation Authority
    Temperature screening on arrival
    NEEDED ON ARRIVAL

    Temperature screening is required for all travelers on arrival in Kenya.

    Documents needed

    Electronic transit visa
    NEEDED BEFORE ARRIVAL

    A transit visa allows travelers to connect through Kenya to other destinations for a period of 72 hours or less. Travelers connecting directly without leaving the airport don't need to apply for transit visas. An eVisa is the fastest and easiest way of obtaining a visa as you can submit an application and supporting documents online. If approved, you'll receive your eVisa confirmation electronically. When you arrive at immigration, you will be asked for your passport and eVisa to ensure you have proper documentation.

    Proof of negative COVID-19 test results before arrival
    NEEDED BEFORE ARRIVAL

    Travelers, including those in transit, must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test result. The test must be taken a maximum of 96 hours before departure to Kenya.

    Electronic visitor visa
    NEEDED BEFORE ARRIVAL

    To visit Kenya for Business or Tourism, you require a visa. An eVisa is the fastest and easiest way of obtaining a visa as you can submit an application and supporting documents online. If approved, you'll receive your eVisa confirmation electronically. When you arrive at immigration, you will be asked for your passport and eVisa to ensure you have proper documentation.

    East African visitor visa
    NEEDED BEFORE ARRIVAL

    This visa is for travelers visiting Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda for tourism during one trip. You can travel freely between these three countries, entering and exiting each country multiple times. You must start your trip in Kenya. The visa becomes invalid if you travel outside of these countries. An eVisa is the fastest and easiest way of obtaining a visa as you can submit an application and supporting documents online. If approved, you'll receive your eVisa confirmation electronically. When you arrive at immigration, you will be asked for your passport and eVisa to ensure you have proper documentation.

    Mandatory health declaration form
    NEEDED BEFORE ARRIVAL

    Travelers, including those in transit, are required to complete the traveler's Health Surveillance Form online before departure.

    Proof of negative COVID-19 test results before exiting Kenya

    Departing travelers must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test result. After getting tested, travelers will receive an email from their laboratory with a Trusted Travel (TT) code and their test results. Travelers need the TT certificate to exit Kenya.

    Kenya to The United States

    Please note: Local requirements may be listed for destinations not visited on your tour itinerary. Cross-reference your itinerary to confirm which guidelines apply to you.

    General information

    Masks are mandatory on public transportation

    Travelers must wear masks on public transportation in the United States. Some states still require the use of masks in public places, please verify the regional requirements before traveling.

    Documents needed

    Proof of negative COVID-19 test results
    NEEDED BEFORE ARRIVAL

    Travelers must have an original printed or electronic negative COVID-19 viral test result (NAAT: RT-PCR, RT-LAMP, TMA, NEAR, HDA, or Antigen: Rapid). The test must be performed no more than 3 days before the first scheduled departure time in the flight itinerary. If a traveler’s flight is at 1 pm on a Friday, the traveler could board with a negative test that was taken any time on the prior Tuesday or after. Test results must include the traveler's full name and at least one other identifier such as date of birth or passport number. The test must also clearly state that the results are "negative," SARS-CoV-2 RNA not detected," SARS-CoV-2 antigen not detected," or "COVID-19 note detected." A test marked "invalid" is not acceptable. This requirement applies to all travelers, including US citizens, residents, and transit travelers, as well as travelers who have been vaccinated. Travelers may use a self-test (sometimes referred to as a home test) that meets the given criteria. Some US states might have more strict rules regarding COVID-19 test types and where they must be administered. Please carefully review the rules prior to travel to each state.

    Mandatory travel attestation form
    NEEDED BEFORE ARRIVAL

    Travelers must complete a travel attestation form before arrival. This form will be provided by the airline at check-in.