Being prepared will make for having the best time in Uganda, so make sure you have run through our checklist of documents before you arrive in Uganda. The documents will help to make sure you have everything in order:


Cultural tips

Travel Insurance -  

Although it isn’t the most exciting part of organising your trip, getting adequate travel insurance is a compulsory part of your experience with East African Playgrounds. 

STA have a policy which we know covers everything you need it to cover. You can purchase STA travel insurance by calling the team on 01615377904. Just let them know if you're doing the Gorilla Trek or the Volunteering Project, and the dates that you'll be in Uganda. 

Kit List

Training & support


How to apply for your eVisa

Rest Day Activities

Extension Trip Options

Money Reclaim Form