May 27, 2024

Uganda Car Rental Booking

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Best 4 Safari Cars For Hire In Uganda + Rental Prices

A safari is one of the most exciting adventures in the world especially if it’s your first time in Africa, whether you are traveling by air or on road- you are guaranteed an exceptionally amazing experience in some of the best wildlife & culturally diverse regions of Africa including Uganda. The Pearl of Africa is blessed with some of the most popular attractions and activities in the world top of the list being mountain gorilla trekking expeditions, adventure wildlife game drives, adrenaline-pumping adventure sports, chimpanzee tracking, bird watching and cultural tours.

The majority of the above Uganda tourist activities can be found within some of the most remote regions of Uganda and the safest and most comfortable way to get there is by traveling in a good 4×4 car built for safari trips. Whether you decide to travel with a driver or opt for a Uganda self drive overland trip, you can always be guaranteed you will get where you are going conveniently in a rental car.

There are a variety of Uganda car rental companies offering a variety of 4×4 cars of hire in Uganda ideal for park safari trips but we have narrowed them down to the best 4 based on client requests and price. The price stated below are fully negotiable and remember the higher the number of rental days, the lower the price.

  1. Safari Land Cruiser – Top of the list of safari cars in Uganda is the infamous safari land cruiser, a 4×4 built for long-distance overland trips. The safari land cruiser can seat up to 7 people with the extended version adding 2 more passengers, The pop-up roof allows visitors to peep out during game drives for a clear view of nature and wildlife. You can hire a safari land cruiser in Uganda beginning from US$ 160 per day with a driver.
  2. Toyota Rav4 – Another affordable addition to the list of Uganda safari cars is the Rav4, a compact 4×4 cross-over SUV perfect for self drive trips in Uganda. Coming in 3 and 5-door versions, the Rav4 is one of the most affordable rental cars in Uganda ideal for city tours as well as park safaris given its 4×4 mechanism. You can hire a Rav4 starting from US$ 45 per day for self drive excluding fuel.
  3. Safari Van – If you plan to safari Uganda as a family or small group of not more than 8, then you will need to book a safari van also known as tourist van in Uganda. Just like the safari land cruiser, this minivan features a pop-up roof perfect for game drives and also comes with cooler box for regfreshments. You can get a safari van in Uganda starting from US$ 100 per day with a driver exlduding fuel.
  4. Coaster Bus – Planning to explore Uganda as a large group and require the best bus for the road trip, then you should consider hiring a coaster bus. Whether you prefer the Mitsubishi or Rosa, they are both capable of seating up to 28 passengers comfortably featuring a roof rack for small cargo, TV set, FM radio as well as an air conditioner. You can book a coaster bus staring from US$ 200 per day with a driver excluding fuel.

You can hire a safari car in Uganda today by simply sending us an email to or call us now on +256-700135510 to speak with our reservations team.