Pearl of Africa Tourism Expo (POATE) 2024: Uganda the home of activities such as gorilla trekking, chimpanzee trekking, wildlife safaris, birding safaris, cultural tours, and adventure, was recently been recognized as number 4 on the top ten leading destinations to be visited in the entire world and this is because of its outstanding beauty.

Pearl of Africa Tourism Expo (POATE) 2024

Uganda was named the pearl of Africa due to the different kinds of beauty that it holds within it and this is why the country is highly loved by numerous sightseers all over the world, as it is Uganda’s beauty served as a meal;  sightseers can get to have a one day tour of the capital of Uganda which is Kampala for a starter as they get to thrill in the beauty just within the city and then, a safari to Queen Elizabeth National Park, Lake Mburo, Kidepo Valley National Park or Bwindi Impenetrable Forest for your main course which will allow them to view the numerous wildlife and birds water bodies that are hidden in the heart of the pearl of Africa, and Savor our culture, traditional food, and dance at Ndere Centre for dessert getting to understand deep the culture that is Uganda.

From the “orange” dust to the best sweet bananas, from the Rwenzori Mountains to the national parks, from having grasshoppers for snacks to eating Rolexes, all these serve a huge reason to pack y bags and buckle on hiking shoes then get soaked into the beauty that Uganda.

Pearl of Africa Tourism Expo (POATE) 2024
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This is the major reason as to why the government of Uganda found it necessary for sightseers to be able to join up and get to have one conference about the tourism of Uganda and hence the different Pearl of Africa tourism expo (POATE) was put into existence.

The Pearl of Africa Tourism Expo (POATE) is an annual tourism and travel trade show that is organized by the Uganda Tourism Board. Each year, the expo brings together tourism value chain actors and stakeholders under the Business to business and Business to Consumer formats, for networking opportunities, and business deals.

This activity has been going on in Uganda for the past 7 years and this year it will be held for the 8th year as sightseers from all over the country come and gather up in one area just to know more about the tourism sectors in Uganda.

 The 8th edition of the Pearl of Africa Tourism Expo (POATE 2024) has been launched by the Uganda Tourism Board (UTB). Slated from 23rd to 25th of May, POATE 2024 will be held at Speke Resort Munyonyo under the theme “Responsible Tourism.”

As earlier mentioned, the POATE 2024 will be held at the brand-new venue – Speke Resort and Convention Centre in Munyonyo, Kampala from 23rd to 25th May 2024. For the eighth time, Uganda’s doors will be open to 70 hosted buyers, over 5,000 trade visitors, and consumers during the three-day expo in the heart of Kampala. Both Leisure and MICE tourism will blend seamlessly, with a direction skewed towards global emerging trends.


Start: May 23 @ 8:00 am

End: May 25 @ 5:00 pm

For more information about the Pearl of Africa Tourism Expo (POATE 2024) contact our trusted tour operators who will give you more basic information about the expo and also book you up for the event; Achieve Global Safaris.

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