Effective March 17, 2020 Kenya halted the entry of foreigners from countries that have confirmed coronavirus cases for 30 days or until further notice. Only Kenyan citizens, and any foreigners with valid residence permits will be allowed to come in provided they proceed on self-quarantine or to a government designated quarantine facility.
Children under 16 years old are exempted from requiring a Kenyan tourist visa and are not required to submit an application.
Kenya tourist e-visa is not required for citizens of South Africa.
Sounds good! What else do I need to know while planning a trip to Kenya?
First, check the current validity of your passport.
Second, make sure your passport has blank Visa pages.
Finally, confirm if transit visa is required for any connections.
Check with your airline in case you have connecting flights overseas as part of your journey to Kenya. It may be the case that countries you pass through en route to your destination may require a separate transit visa. Please refer to visa requirements of the specific country.
Kenya visa for citizens of South Africa is required. For more information please contact the nearest Kenya embassy.
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