Reconsider travel to Uganda due to crime and terrorism.
Country summary: Terrorist groups active in Uganda have claimed responsibility for recent bombings in and near Kampala. While the attacks do not appear to have targeted foreigners, anyone can be a victim of acts of violence.
Violent crime, such as armed robbery, home invasion, and sexual assault, can occur at any time, especially in larger cities including Kampala and Entebbe. Local police may lack appropriate resources to respond effectively to serious crime.
Read the country information page for additional information on travel to Uganda.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has determined Uganda has a low level of COVID-19. Visit the CDC page for the latest Travel Health Information related to your travel.
If you decide to travel to Uganda:
Last Update: Reissued with updates to health information.