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Welcome to Association of Uganda Tour Operators

The Association of Uganda Tour Operators (AUTO) is Uganda’s leading tourism trade association, representing the interests of the country’s leading and experienced professional tour operators. Members offer a range of services, which can be broadly divided into the following categories Special interest safaris Air safaris Incentive travel group safaris Custom safaris for individual travellers Camping safaris (luxury & budget)

What We Do

Uphold the good reputation of Uganda as a tourist destination by ensuring that the Uganda Tour Operators maintain the highest standards of service and value.

Give agents and individual clients alike the confidence of knowing that Uganda has mechanism designed to consider the possible redress of any wrongs which a client may have suffered.

Recommend certain standards which the Ministry of Tourism and Wildlife might consider in determining whether or not to grant or renew the licence of an operator;

Provide a means for the Association’s members to seek protection or redress in any dispute either with another member or a non-member of the Association;

"AUTO Members offer a range of services, which can be broadly divided into the following categories Special interest safaris, Air safaris, Incentive travel group safaris, Custom safaris for individual travellers and Camping safaris (luxury & budget)."

Corporate Members    

SATIB has been providing specialized insurance and risk solutions to the Tourism, Hospitality, Wildlife & Conservation industries, having been market leaders for the past 25 years and looking after in excess of 2000 tourism related companies across Africa.

SATIB in partnership with LIAISON GROUP are proud to bring the tourism Industry bespoke products that look after their specific needs.

Our Products Include;

Material Damage Caused By:
Fire, Lightning, Explosion, Impact Damage, Earthquakes, Riots & Strikes, Storm and Flood (Including escape of Water) etc
Accidental Damage/ All Risks Theft & Attempted Theft
Employee Dishonesty
Goods in transit
Machinery Breakdown
Business Interruption
Workmen Compensation (WIBA)
Liability Covers
(General Public Liability up to USD 10 Million at any one event, Product Liability, Professional/Tour Operators Liability, Incidental Medical Malpractice, Passenger Liability)
Motor Vehicles
Employers Liability
(Africa’s leading incident management center, a critical component of any tourism operation)



26 Sep 2017

IFTM - International French Travel Market Top Resa 2017 (Paris, France)

26th - 29th September 2017. IFTM Top Resa is France’s international travel and tourism trade fair. The industry’s leading event for networking, doing business, innovating and keeping abreast of market developments, the exhibition offers a 360° panorama of the travel industry, covering all sectors: leisure, business and events.

27 Sep 2017

World Tourism Day (WTD) 2017 (Uganda)

This year's World Tourism Day 2017 Official Celebration will take place in Doha, Qatar, under the theme “Sustainable Tourism – a Tool for Development”, in the framework of the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development 2017. More details here In Uganda the tourism community will also join the global tourism fraternity to celebrate the biggest day on the tourism calendar on 27th September 2017.


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