Our Mission and Vision


To be a vibrant and diverse single tourism private sector umbrella association in Uganda.


Uganda Tourism Association exists to provide a forum where private sector member associations can advocate for policies and practices that promote sustainable tourism development in Uganda.

Our core corporate values

• Unity
• Professionalism
• Zero tolerance to corruption
• Integrity
• Teamwork
UTA President
Bonifence Byamukama is the fifth President of the Uganda Tourism Association (UTA) Mr. Bonifence is also the immediate past Chairman of Association of Uganda Tour Operators (AUTO) as well as Chairman of East Africa Tourism Platform.

He is renowned tour operator and owns Lake Kitandara Tours and Travel and several lodges under the Adventure Camps brand within the national parks including Kitandara Camp, Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, Kibale Safari Lodge in Kibale Forest, Hippo Hill in Queen Elizabeth National park and Lake Victoria View Lodge on the shores of Lake Victoria in Kampala.

Bonifence has also previously been a Director with Uganda Wildlife Authority and Past President of Rotary Club of Luzira in Kampala