Our Membership

Being a recognized tour operator, Gorilla Trek Africa is a member of various tourism and related government organizations, which give our clients confidence and trust in our services. We qualify to offer excellent tourism safari packages evidenced by our trip advisor reviews from clients who have travelled with us. Among the associations we partner with include:

Association of Uganda tour operators association (AUTO)


This is an umbrella for all tour operators in Uganda to ensure that every tour operator meets the standards in terms of safari vehicles, experienced guides, and standard office all aimed at meeting and exceeding traveler’s interests. Auto also involves Uganda safari guides, Uganda hotel owners association, Uganda association of travel agents all whom we work together with to provide excellent guiding services and accommodation facilities in hotels and lodges where our clients sleep.

Uganda wildlife authority (UWA)


Since UWA is a government body responsible for issuing out gorilla permit and chimpanzee permits, we partner with it to access permits for our clients. Our partnership with UWA a also update us about the availability of gorilla permits and other related permits in national parks.

Nature Uganda (NU)


We are also members of nature Uganda as we research and educate Ugandans and international about the importance of nature for sustainable tourism as well as them appreciating natural history.

African conservation foundation (ACF)

This aims at conservation of wildlife in their natural habitats supporting and linking African conservation initiatives, non-governmental organizations and other groups aimed at conservation of nature.