Uruguay visa requirements for South Africans

Travel and visa requirements

Uruguayan Visa is not required for South Africans

Stay Duration: 90 days

Entry Requirements

  • South African passport holders can visit Uruguay visa free for a duration of 90 days. 
  • Intending visitors can stay on a tourist or business visa. 
  • Visitors require no visa to visit Uruguay. 
  • You must have proof of hotel reservation
  • Visitors must have a valid passport for at least 6 months after arrival in Uruguay.
  • You must have 1 passport size photo and travel booking.

Frequently Asked Questions

What currency is used in Uruguay??

Uruguayan Peso is the official currency used in Uruguay.

What's the climate like in Uruguay??

December – March are usually mild with lots of sunshine, while Winters are mild with cold nights.

What is the official language spoken in Uruguay??

Spanish is its official language. 

What's the largest city in Uruguay??

Montevideo is its capital and largest city. 

Do you need to take vaccinations for Uruguay??

You need to take hepatitis A, hepatitis B,  rabies and typhoid vaccines .