Applying for a Kenyan visa for Ecuadorian citizens is no longer difficult. The whole procedure can be finished within 15 minutes.
You can simply submit the online application form and make an online payment, then you will receive the visa results in 72 hours.
Due to the fact that there are not many Kenyan embassies around the world, only a few in the large cities, which made the travelers resign from the trip to Kenya.
In order to make it easier for everyone to get authorization before going to Kenya and reduce the time to apply for a visa, the Kenyan government started the electronic visa system in September 2015.
You may be curious if the eVisa and the visa you get in the embassy are alike. The answer is yes. The capabilities of e-Visa and ordinary visas are the same. The only difference is that it will be sent to you in electronic form after approval.
You no longer need to go to the embassy to collect your passport in person, which significantly shortens the whole process.
However, you need to print out the approval and show it to the immigration officers at the borders.
e-Visa types and the requirements
Here are the restrictions for the electronic visa. Please read it carefully before you start the application form. This will help you to prevent unnecessary inconveniences and help you to understand more about which type of eVisa is suitable for you.
Transit eVisa: In order to reach your final destination, you need to transfer through Kenya. You may not want to stay in the airport but leaving from the airport to explore this beautiful country a bit. In this case, you can apply transit eVisa. The required documents for applying are passport copy, photo of the applicant, and a copy of the onward ticket. This type of visa is only for travelers who intend to stay for less than 72 hours. The validity is from the entry date you provided while submitting the application. If you would like to stay longer, then tourist eVisa may be a better option for you.
Tourist eVisa: The tourism industry is the second-largest source of foreign exchange revenue in Kenya. Every year from August to October, thousands of wild animals gather in the Masai Mara National Reserve, forming a spectacular scenery of animal migration. Through the hot air balloon, you can see all the breathtaking scenery and wildlife. Are you thinking about traveling to Kenya to see this wonderland with your own eyes? Before entering Kenya, don’t forget to apply for a tourist eVisa. This eVisa allows you to stay and travel up to 90 days. To apply for a tourist eVisa, you need to submit a copy of the passport and a photo of the applicant.
Business eVisa: With the advancement of technology and the rise of knowledge, Kenya ’s economy has grown year after year. Kenya ’s society and physical infrastructure are relatively developed compared with neighboring countries, so it is recognized as the ideal location for large enterprises to expand the African market. If your company sends you to Kenya for new business cooperation, participate in meetings, or attending exhibitions. Business eVisa is the right visa for you. The validity of the visa is 90 days, and you are eligible to stay up to 90 days. To get the business eVisa, you have to submit a copy of passport, a photo of the applicant along with an invitation.
- Minors and travelers with age under 16 are exempted from the eVisa. A valid passport and a copy of the return ticket in English is required at the borders.
- The validity of the passport must remain for more than six months.
- The approved eVisa must be printed and present it with the passport to immigration officers at the entry points.
How to apply for e-Visa
E-visa to Kenya acquisition is fast and simple. By clicking” APPLY ONLINE FOR AN EVISA” you can start the procedure.
Providing your personal data according to your passport. The next step, attach the required document then make an online payment. Your application will be reviewed by our well-trained specialists to reduce the chance of rejection.
The last step, wait for 72 hours for your eVisa result.