Please find information below pertaining to the Covid-19 protocols and regulations concerning our international guests for both Kenya and Rwanda.
UPDATE ON KENYA
Arrival into Kenya:
All arriving passengers on international flights whose body temperature is NOT above 37.5° C (99.5°F); do NOT have a persistent cough, difficulty in breathing or other flu-like symptoms; have negative PCR based COVID-19 test carried out within 96 hours before travel and are from countries considered low to medium risk COVID-19 transmission areas shall be exempt from quarantine.
Kenya has outlined a list of Nationals who are not required to quarantine on entry to Kenya, due to their country’s COVID status. Please click HERE for the list.
All travellers arriving into Kenya need to complete a Health Surveillance Form pre-disembarkation to show at immigration.
Passengers arriving on flights after the curfew, with a valid Air Ticket and Boarding Pass shall be allowed to proceed to their hotels and/or residences. Please send us a copy of your ticket so that our drivers are able to collect you from the airport out of curfew hours.
Onwards Travel: For itineraries requiring a second test whilst in Kenya for onwards travel to Tanzania, Zanzibar, Rwanda or Uganda, it is possible to have the PCR test whilst in Kenya. Please contact your DMC (Destination Management Company) or accommodation supplier to make the necessary arrangements to fit the timings of the itinerary.
Travel Requirements for Kenya in-country:
Air Access: During the month of August, the following airlines will commence scheduled commercial flights to and from Nairobi: Qatar, KLM, Kenya Airways, Lufthansa and Ethiopian Airlines.
Please also see our TRAVEL PLANNING page which offers further advice on preparation for your trip to Kenya and Rwanda.
UPDATE ON RWANDA:
Please click HERE for a very informative list of FAQs on Rwanda re-opening.
NEW: Rwanda is made exempt from isolation rules. Travellers arriving in England from Rwanda will no longer have to quarantine for 14 days upon arrival. The new ruling comes into effect from 0400 GMT on Saturday 21 November as part of the updates to so-called ‘travel corridors’
Arrival into Rwanda:
Travel Requirements for Rwanda in-country:
Air Access: During the month of August, the following airlines will commence scheduled commercial flights to and from Kigali: RwandAir, Ethiopian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Qatar, KLM and Kenya Airways.
For information on our Covid-safety procedures at each of our properties in both Kenya and Rwanda, please click HERE.