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Gatatu Safaris

#4 of 15 things to do in Kabale Features Animals
Kabale, Uganda
+256 39 2576590
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We are a safari company based in Uganda. Since our inception in 2011, we have served numerous clients from around the world. We take pride for our personal service and treat all our guests like a family. Our diverse range of tours suits all types of travellers from solo travelers, to couples on a honeymoon, or families on holiday.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Kabale, Uganda
+256 39 2576590
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the way to do a safari. The personal touch organised by local people and very cost effective to do it. They supplied the guides/transport and made suggestions as to where to stay at whatever price point you want.

1  Thank martincarr2017
Reviewed April 21, 2017

My friend and I went on a fantastic 6 day tour to Queen Elizabeth park on safari, trekking with the chimps and gorillas, and then to Lake Bunyonyi Richard was great with communication and planning, and our guide/driver Deo was a legend! Safari was great...More

Thank robertampower
Reviewed April 18, 2017

We booked our three day safari to Queen Elizabeth Park at the Gatatu office in Kabale, explaining to the Director, Richard, that each of us had different priorities, ranging from serious wildlife photography to extending knowledge of birds gained on many previous safaris to a...More

Thank Liz W
Richard T, Owner at Gatatu Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded April 19, 2017

Dear Liz. Thank you so much for booking a safari with us to Queen Elizabeth National park but thank you for your commitment to help many children and schools in Kabale but looking forward to meeting you in London later this but also see you...More

Reviewed February 26, 2017

We went to Rwanda and Uganda for a private two people Safari (12 days). The Communication with the company during the initial inquiry and ongoing preparation of our tailor-made tour war always quick and pleasant. All the suggested luxury accomodations were well managed, clean and...More

Thank aschabel
Richard T, Owner at Gatatu Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded February 27, 2017

Thank you Angela for your efforts to travel with us in Uganda and Rwanda, I am so sure you had a very wonderful time in Uganda and Rwanda with lots of activities as you requested. Looking forward to see again either in Germany. Thanks alot...More

Reviewed February 20, 2017 via mobile

We met Steven on our camping in Entebbe on the morning we would actualy go by bus to Rwanda but were too lazy to get up that early because of heavy rain. He offered us a ride to Kabale. It turned out to be a...More

Thank ArjenKemper
Richard T, Owner at Gatatu Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded February 27, 2017

Thanks and our tours a very affordable. Steven is a very good Guy and driver carefully, I hope you enjoyed the ride from Kampala to Kabale. Richard

Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

I really enjoy the five days tour with Gatatu. We went to Queen Elizabeth National park, chimpanzees and gorillas trek. The driver Deo was so amazing, he do everything to feel you confortable. Also the owner Richard was very friendly and helpful. 100% recommended

Thank Laroma333
Richard T, Owner at Gatatu Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded February 27, 2017

Thanks for the recommendations, It was great meeting in Kabale, I am very happy that you had a such wonderful time though short! Richard

Reviewed February 11, 2017

We enjoyed very much our 6 day safari with Gatatu Safaris. All was taken care off and we felt very welcome in Uganda. Our guide/driver was a very nice, clam, and experienced person that took us to everywhere we agreed, we could see all we...More

Thank makaveli76
Richard T, Owner at Gatatu Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded February 27, 2017

Thank you so much and I am glad you enjoyed, Looking forward to meeting you again with group tours from Portugal but also would be great to take action about the children you met in Uganda of which you had wonderful time with on your...More

Reviewed February 9, 2017

After a few problems in the beginning of the first day the trip changed very fast into a great experience. We had a 5 day trip with gatatu to the Queen Elizabeth n.park, Kalinzu forest for chimpanzees, Biwindi forest to the Gorillas, and the last...More

2  Thank lex882017
Richard T, Owner at Gatatu Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded February 27, 2017

Thanks and it was great hosting you in Uganda but there was a problem between you and the driver in the morning cause by the location of which you were in but I am very happy that, It turned into a great experience, Looking forward...More

Reviewed January 19, 2017

Richard was great through the booking process. Steven, our guide/driver was very accommodating to all our requests and showed us a great time on our safari to Murchison Falls. Over all a very good experience. Highly recommended.

Thank Dhruv C
Reviewed January 11, 2017

After having some incidents with the booking agency, the tour operator intensively supported me in finding a solution and making the gorilla tracking tour take place. The moutain gorilla tour has definitely been the absolute highlight of my two weeks tour in East Africa. In...More

Thank Thieu Duy T
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