WE'RE CHIGO TOURS AFRICA , Specialists in Chimps, Gorilla adventures & safaris without crowds in Uganda, Rwanda &Tanzania

Explore Alongside the most Experienced Primate & Nature experts ever.


Our Team

When you explore Uganda & East Africa, you need a perfect experienced local team around you. And we have it. You’ll join and interact with world class tour guides. Some have degrees in environment, wildlife Management. Others have trained as Biologists, Ornithologists, as park rangers & IT specialists.

Martin Ngabirano

Chief Products Expert

Diane Ninsiima

Sales Expert

Derrick Tumusiime

Tour Leader

Tony Seruga

Tour Leader

Andrew Kihango

Tour Leader

Brian Baboineki

Tour Leader

John Mwesigwa

Tour Leader

Ambrose Kibuuka

Digital Expert

Why Chigo Tours Africa

Chigo Tours Africa is a local tour company based in Uganda, offering quality nature tours and primate safaris without crowds combined with authentic little known experiences to Africa’s most attractive nature & wildlife destinations – Uganda, Rwanda, Kenya & Tanzania.

Our clients’ health, safety and comfort are important to us:  Our covid19 safety policy shows our commitment to keep you safe and healthy on our tours.  We use comfortable  4×4 vehicles for road trips, combined with chartered or scheduled domestic flights in luxury safaris.  We partner with smaller unique safari accommodations. Nights are spent in carefully selected lodges that ensure maximum relaxation and delicious meals!

Exceptional Safari moments: Every day is a different tour experience with nature, combined with unexpected little known local experiences. Travel in private top class transport with expert safari guides. Stay in handpicked accommodation with excellent service.

Bookings with flexibility: Our bookings come with flexible payments, and flexible cancellations up to 28days. We give you the best price guarantee to travel with confidence.

Responsible Travel: We are committed to sustainable practices including partnering with lodges that give back to community, care about minimising impact of carbon emissions on environment and directly benefit the local economy.

Expert Safari Planning: We plan relaxed and flexible itineraries with different community experiences; tailor made for your interests every day. Quick response is part of our culture. Our support service is available 24/7.

Dedicated Service. Each client will work with a dedicated specialist (the same person manages with your booking from start to finish). We keep in touch with you right away from enquiry, arrival until departure and are always on hand to answer any questions timely and very fast.

Professional local Guides are friendly, knowledgeable and hand-picked by us. Guides are specialists in our African cultures, history, ornithology – birds in East Africa, nature and wildlife. Locals site guides are natives in parks & places that clients visit; so they know the local cultures and animal behaviors so intimately.

We are regulated & licensed. We are fully registered limited company in Uganda. Our offices are in Kampala. Chigo Tours Africa is licensed by Uganda Tourism Board under Ministry of Tourism Wildlife and Antiquities. We are full members of the Association of Uganda Tour Operators (AUTO). Our Guides are trained members of the Uganda Safari Guides Association (USAGA).

trip advisor reviews for chigo tours

star rating  Gorillas in the Mist! What more canine say! I took the 3 Day Gorilla Trekking trip this past weekend, 11 - 13 November 2022. My Guide, Derek... read more

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November 25, 2022

star rating  This tour company was amazing!! They were very accommodating and always made sure we were comfortable. Martin is such an amazing man and had so much information for us, I... read more

August 4, 2022

star rating  Great experience! Accomodation organised was perfect and it was an efficient and amazing time. Chigo is super accomodating.

July 11, 2022

star rating  This tour was excellent- our guide Martin was incredibly personable and knowledgeable about the wildlife, making it even more enjoyable than if we did this alone. The lodging and meals... read more

June 22, 2022