A valid passport and visa are required for entry. Visitors from certain countries: Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda and Tanzania are exempt from requiring visas. Check with the Burundi embassy in your country before you travel. Visas are issued at Burundi embassies abroad and at entry/exit points as well. You indicate the type of visa requested (tourism, business, etc.) by presenting: • International certificate of vaccination against yellow fever • A return plane ticket or a booking • A valid passport. The passport must be valid for six months after the planned departure date from Burundi • An invitation from a resident in Burundi or a hotel booking • Two ID pictures and sixty Euros in cash (or $90 US dollars) The tourism visa is valid for a one month period. It is possible to obtain a visa with multiple entries. The visa is renewable at the Immigration Police (PAFE Police de l’Air, des Frontières et des Étrangers) in Bujumbura. The cost is set as follows: • Transit Visa 40$ (72 hours) • Single Entry Visa 70$ per month • Multiple Entry Visa 90$ per month

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