Tourists from across the world flock to Uganda every year searching for that excitingly unique safari experience in arguably one of the top African safari destinations. The Pearl oF Africa is truly blessed with numerous attractions that range from cultures to wildlife, landscapes and water bodies hence attracting all types of travelers with adventure seekers and primate enthusiasts leading the way. However, most of the tourist attractions in Uganda are situated in some of the most remote regions of the country and getting there requires either a flight or a strong 4×4 vehicle that can handle the tough terrain, steep and muddy slopes easily.
To traverse these national parks and remote destinations, you will need to hire a 4×4 car in Uganda for a comfortable road trip. Kampala Car Rental Services offers a wide range of 4 wheel drive tourist vehicles for self drive and guided park tours but below are 4 of the best along with car rates.
TOP 4 4×4 TOURIST VEHICLES IN UGANDA
1 – Safari Land Cruiser – Number one on the list of the best 4×4 tourist vehicles is the incredible safari land cruiser. Regarded as the original safari car, the customized Land cruiser can seat up to 6 people with an extended version adding 3 seats. The 4×4 cruiser features a pop-up roof ideal for game drives plus a fridge box for refreshments during long-distance travels. When you decide to hire a safari land cruiser in Uganda for your next safari, be assured you have got the best 4 wheel station wagon around given it’s high ground clearance and huge tyres that elevate the car allowing it to pass through rough terrain seamlessly.
Rates – From US$ 140 per day with driver-guide , excluding fuel
2- Tourist Van – Another exciting 4×4 car to watch out for is the tourist minivan also known as safari van, the 8 to 10 seater van is perfect for families and small group trips offering adequate legroom plus spacious space for cargo in the rear plus a pop-up roof ideal for game drives. The tourist van might have a low ground clearance but its 4 wheel drive mechanism propels this vehicle to pass through rough, muddy and steep terrain just like any other strong 4×4 you know of.
Rates – From US$ 100 per day with driver-guide, excluding fuel
3- Land Cruiser Prado – The ordinary Land cruiser is also another popular 4×4 tourist vehicle for hire in Uganda and the most affordable station wagon available. It can seat up to 5 people comfortably with huge space for cargo in the rear and some are customized to add the pop-up roof to make it look like an original safari land cruiser. And just like her original, the land cruiser has a high ground clearance that allows the car to conquer tough off-road tracks in remote destinations.
Rates – From US$ 80 per day with driver-guide, excluding fuel
4- Toyota Rav4 – One of the most popular 4×4 cars for hire in Uganda is the Rav4, a unique compact SUV that can handle on and off-road tracks especially hired for self-drive trips since it’s easy to drive. The Rav4 can seat up to 5 people comfortably with spacious space for luggage in the rear and air conditioner to give you that comfortable ride that you deserve. If you plan on self-driving and want to save some money, then you should rent a Rav4 in Uganda and go explore the vast attractions alone , with friends or as a couple.
Rates – From US$ 45 per day for self drive, excluding fuel
Planning to visit Uganda for a safari adventure and require a strong and reliable 4×4 tourist vehicle for the job, the above 4 vehicles should be added to your list if you are looking to save some money while still getting a safe and comfortable road trip. To hire a 4×4 tourist vehicle in Uganda today, simply send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call us now on +256-785231603 / +256-758540071 to speak with the reservations team.