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Self-Drive Tours in Uganda

Self Drive Tours in Uganda: Plan your next road trip or holiday on a self-drive and explore Uganda’s cities and towns, or take an adventure to some of the remotest destinations or off the beaten track. With road trips having become a popular alternative for most travelers, Your Drive Uganda understands how fascinating the thought of self-driving can be. Therefore, we are committed to providing the best car rental services in Uganda.


You can visit any destination of your choice while having freedom and control over your entire trip and the flexibility to redesign your itinerary and get the most out of your road trip adventure. Whether you want to visit some of Uganda’s popular destinations, such as national parks or off-the-beaten-track areas, or drive around towns and cities, we will make your self-driving experience an exceptional one.

We offer a wide range of well-maintained rental cars for all kinds of travelers, including solo travelers, couples, and families on vacations, business trips, and small groups.

At Your Drive Uganda, we will offer you a convenient rental car at a competitive price for your safari and the opportunity to view some of Africa’s big games in style. You can rent a 4×4 Toyota Rav4, 4×4 Land cruiser Prado TX/TZ, 4×4 Land cruiser Prado TX/TX Popup, 4×4 Land cruiser Prado TX/TX with rooftop tent, 4×4 Land cruiser V8/VX, 4X4 Land cruiser V8/VX Popup, 4X4 Land cruiser V8/VX with rooftop tent, 4×4 land cruiser GX Manual, 4×4 Land cruiser GX manual Popup, 4×4 Land cruiser GX manual with rooftop tent, 4×4 Safari Van, 4×4 Land cruiser Hardtop, or a 4×4 safari land cruiser extended. You are sure to have an exciting, uninterrupted trip in comfort and style. You can also hire a car with a driver.

We have selected some of the most popular destinations that you can visit while on your trip to Uganda. You will find background information about these places, plus how to get there and the accommodations available.

Suggested self drive tours in Uganda

Tour 1

Spend 24 days covering approximately 2373 km in a grand circuit road trip, accessing almost all corners of the Pearl of Africa. You will start your tour with a road trip to the southwestern circuit, known for its green rolling hills, lakes, and primates. First, take a visit to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda’s popular destination for the endangered mountain gorillas, before enjoying intense game drives in Lake Mburo and Queen Elizabeth National Parks. Kibale National Park will offer you once-in-a lifetime encounters with chimpanzees, while Murchison Falls and Kidepo Valley National Parks will have you sight some of Africa’s Big game, including the Big Five. You will have the opportunity to visit a traditional Karamojong manyatta in the northeastern region. After covering the popular circuits, you will go unwind at the banks of the source of the Nile in Jinja, where you will enjoy a wide range of activities such as white water rafting, kayaking, bungee jumping, biking, and horseback riding, among others.

Tour 2

Your primate express trip starts in Kampala or Entebbe. Get up close and personal with man’s closest relatives in the wild on this exciting 7-day road trip through southwestern Uganda. Trek the gorillas and chimpanzees in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park and Kibale National Park, respectively. Enjoy game drives in Queen Elizabeth National Park as well as boat trips along the Kazinga channel. Gorilla trekking permits and chimpanzee permits are included in the trip.

Tour 3

Alternatively, you can choose to take the wild North East Circuit in 14 days, covering approximately 1500km for a remarkable wildlife viewing adventure and an off-the-beaten-track experience. You will see the river Nile explode in Murchison Falls National Park and experience the best animal sightings, of course, after seeing the rhinos at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary, then continue further north and experience the thrill of pure isolation and spectacular views of landscaped vistas dotted with kopjes in Kidepo Valley National Park. Discover the traditional culture of Karamoja on this escapade, cool off in the highlands of Mount Elgon, and finish your exciting trip with a blast in Jinja, where you will go white water rafting on the Nile, biking, kayaking, and zip lining, among others.

Are you searching for a suitable car rental service for your self-drive tours in Uganda? Please contact us today by sending your inquiry to info@yourdrivruganda.com or calling our reservations team at +256 704 538 374.