Visitors to Kenya require a visa unless they come from one of the visa exempt countries. Citizens of the following 43 countries can visit Kenya with no visa for stays up to 90 days (unless otherwise noted): Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Botswana, Brunei, Burundi, Cyprus, Dominica, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Fiji, Gambia, Ghana, Grenada, Jamaica, Kiribati, Lesotho, Malawi, Malaysia (30 days), Maldives, Mauritius, Namibia, Nauru, Papua New Guinea, Rwanda, Samoa, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, San Marino, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Solomon Islands, South Africa (30 days), Tanzania, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tuvalu, Uganda, Vanuatu, Zambia, Zimbabwe.
The other African countries and the rest of the world must apply for the e-Visa: http://evisa.go.ke/evisa.html. The Kenya e-Visa is valid for 90 days after issued. Once you present yourself to immigration control at the port of entry, you may be issued with a stay not exceeding. Each adult visitor to the Republic of Kenya is required to submit an e-Visa application.
Each applicant will need to have the following documents when applying for an eVisa:
– A national passport with a validity of not less than 6 months on the intended date of entry.
– A digital biometric passport photo.
– A credit card.
– The flight booking and/or travel itinerary and other supporting documents.
All visitors must hold a passport valid for 6 months.
You don’t need a return ticket to enter Kenya. Though you do have to say that you intend to return to your own country on the application form. In Kenya, each visitor must receive yellow fever vaccination before entering the country.