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The Republic of Rwanda

Do I Need a Visa to Visit Rwanda?

Canadian citizens using Canadian passports need a visa to enter Rwanda.

Nationals of following the countries may visit Rwanda without a visa for a period of 90 days: Congo DR, Germany, Hong Kong, Kenya, Mauritius, South Africa, Sweden, Tanzania, Uganda, UK, USA. Nationals of Burundi can stay for thirty days without a visa.

All other nationals will need a visa.

Single-entry visas for all purposes are applied for on-line, then printed and confirmed by email. Pay for the visa at the border/airport upon entering Rwanda.

Apply ON LINE at the Rwandan Immigration Ministry.

CLICK HERE to APPLY ON-LINE for a RWANDAN e-VISA and a East Africa Tourist Visa.

Prices are subject to abrupt change by the government.

For more information about travel conditions in central and east Africa, please visit the Foreign Affairs Web site.