4×4 Self drive Car Hire Uganda with Road Trip packages

4x4 Self drive Car Hire Uganda with Road Trip packages

Are you planning a 4×4 self drive car rental Uganda road trip? Look no further! Your Drive Uganda is a car hire company in Kampala offering premium car hire services to independent travelers. If you’re wondering where to find a rental car for your upcoming self drive road trip, we will provide you with reliable car from our fleet as well as design an amazing road trip package for you at an affordable price.

On a road trip, oftentimes it’s all about how you get there rather than the final destination. So whether you’re aiming at exploring the road less traveled or perhaps just looking for some means to get you around on vacation, we will help you have an amazing experience on your 4×4 self drive road trip and also reach your destination with a smile on your face.

Planning a memorable road trip involves deciding on which vehicle you are going to drive. Usually, it must be one that’s convenient, reliable, and able to handle any situation you will encounter throughout the entire trip.

So, are you going to drive your own car, or are you considering renting one? In this case, the cost is likely the main consideration. You will be looking at primary expenses like maintenance, insurance, car payments, parking fees, or other considerations, which include the cost of long-term car rentals and whether owning a car is worth the resale value you wouldn’t get from renting.

Whatever the case is, we highly recommend renting a car versus buying one for your trip, especially if you are a first-time visitor. You will be enjoying benefits you wouldn’t if you bought one, such as lower payments and insurance premiums, and you won’t have to pay taxes.

We offer a wide selection of reliable car rentals you can choose from for your trip. They range from standard sedans, SUVs, and minivans to passenger vans. While making your choice of rental car, there are various factors you need to take into account, such as the terrain or nature of the road you will drive through, the number of people taking the road trip, and whether you’ll need extra space for cargo.

The decision you make will help you save so much time, avoid inconveniences along the way, and have a successful adventure. In this guide, therefore, we have provided a selection of convenient rental cars you may decide on for your road trip, as well as some road trip package guides to some of the best destinations.

Land cruiser

The invincible 4×4 Land Cruiser is a popular car on most African roads. In fact, it is rare not to see one on a road trip. It is often considered the best car rental option for traveling long distances. The SUV is available in our fleet with series such as the TX/TZ, TX/TX Popup, TX/TX with rooftop tent, V8/VX, V8/VX Popup, V8/VX with rooftop tent, GX Manual, GX Manual Popup, and GX Manual with rooftop tent.

So, you are sure to have a memorable and uninterrupted experience on your safari expedition. The land cruiser is strong, durable, and can endure the harshest conditions. It features raised suspensions with the ability to maneuver extremely rough terrain or steep landscapes in all weather conditions. The pop-up roof will offer you incredible animal sightings on game drives, and the space is enough to store your baggage.


Start your exciting road trip from Kampala or Entebbe and drive southwest to have an encounter with the endangered mountain gorillas in their natural habitat in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in 10 hours. After meeting the gorillas, transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park to have an incredible sighting of Africa’s big games, and finally to Kibale National Park to see man’s closest relatives on a chimpanzee trekking excursion. In this short trip, you will spend about four days exploring Uganda’s premier destinations.

Safari Vans

Safari vans are an ideal choice for those traveling in groups of more than five people. It is another popular car used for road trips or safaris. Its incredible design is meant to offer comfort even on the remotest roads while easing long-distance travel. It is conducive, with ample space for everyone as well as baggage. You can hire a safari van and have the best experience on a long country road trip. It features an open roof, which offers breathtaking animal sightings on game drives and enables you to take amazing photos.


Spend 24 days on a Grand Circuit trip to explore Uganda and see why it is regarded as the Pearl of Africa. You can travel to the southwestern circuit, which is popular for its green rolling hills, lakes, and primates, i.e., the endangered mountain gorillas and chimpanzees. You will take once-in-a-lifetime gorilla trekking and chimpanzee tracking excursions and have intense game drives in Lake Mburo National Park, Queen Elizabeth National Park, and Murchison Falls National Park.

The remote Kidepo National Park offers a spectacular view of landscape vistas, and you will have the opportunity to encounter the primitive Karamojong and then unwind on the banks of the Nile in Jinja at lovely riverside lodges and go rafting.