About Uganda Gorilla Safari Company

Tolbert Gumisiriza Encounter Africa Safaris Director of Operations
We bring the technical knowledge,
experience and resourcefulness.
Tolbert Gumisiriza
Director, EAS
about encounter africa safaris
We stay professional and pragmatic
and find the best travel solutions.
Amos Ochieng
CEO, Encounter Africa Safaris

About Encounter Africa Safaris Ltd

Encounter African Safaris Limited is a proven safari company registered under the Companies Act (CAP.110.) Since inception, we at Encounter Africa Safaris have diligently arranged gorilla tracking tours for our clients and effectively responded to their specific interests and specialized needs on time.

Encounter African Safaris specializes in offering the best adventure experiences in Uganda. We provide an unrivaled choice of quality escorted gorilla tour packages to Uganda and Rwanda packed with exciting daily sightseeing, wildlife viewing highlights and features. Our safari offers include Gorilla tours and safaris, Chimpanzee tracking tours, Birding safaris, Cultural safaris, City tours and other wildlife adventure safaris in Uganda. We also offer Vehicle Hire Services, Hotel Accommodation Booking, and tourist Visa Guidance. With a wide range of options available, we believe that there is something to Interest every traveler to Uganda and East Africa at large. We are featured on Safari Bookings as well.

Our Vision

Service delivery with a high level of professionalism

Our Mission

Tour and conserve our nature and culture

Why Track Gorillas with Encounter African Safaris?

Experience, Convenience, Satisfaction Guaranteed

For over a decade, Encounter African Safaris has been leading the way in organizing Gorilla trekking and wildlife safaris in Uganda and Rwanda, pioneering new travel approaches that guarantee satisfaction and qualitatively superior experience at affordable prices.

Professional indigenous guides

We are local travel operators, well versed with all tour destinations and activities in Uganda and Rwanda. We therefore design our tour Itineraries basing on our knowledge of the region to best suite your interests and budget. We have a team of well trained driver/guides well conversant with Uganda and Rwanda’s Flora, Fauna and History and we are proud to say this forms a major component of our safaris.

Membership and other Associations

Encounter African Safaris Ltd is a fully registered tour and travel company in Uganda and a member of the Association of Uganda Tour Operators (AUTO). We are licensed and fully recognized by Government under Uganda Tourism Board. We are also linked on Uganda Wildlife Authority website meaning that we can get you gorilla permits or chimp permits which sometimes can be very scarce.

Safety and Comfort first

This guarantees maximum satisfaction. Prepare to immerse yourself, secure in your health and safety. Relax and enjoy the experiences of native culture and pristine wilderness environments confident of our exceptional accommodations, transportation, hygiene and security.

Bespoke Itineraries with your say

We customize our tour packages with your involvement. Our travel experts ensure that you get valuable safari experience. All our destinations and Lodges are well researched and constantly monitor to make sure that any change in service will never go unnoticed.

Enjoy highest standards of hospitality

Gorilla and chimpanzee tracking and other tour activities like Nature walks consume a lot of energy and money. We understand this and make sure that your enthusiasms never get dimmed. We ensure your Gorilla safari memories last a lifetime.

We never leave any stone unturned to make it happen!

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