There’s so much joy and memories that are created when you travel with your loved one or as a couple and as Uganda Self Drives we are to make your trip memorable with our car rental for couples in Uganda. Whether you are newly marrieds and visiting Uganda for your honeymoon or celebrating your anniversary, we have the most reliable affordable car rental Uganda fleet of cars that will get you to your desired destination with ease.
Uganda is an incredibly diverse and spectacularly beautiful country full of culture, history, and stunning landscapes. From the rolling hills and valleys in the western part of the country to seeing rare wildlife species in their natural habitats, there are endless possibilities for unforgettable travel experiences. Among them is its romantic side, which speaks louder than ever through its stunning activities that capture the heart of couples from all around the globe.
If you are planning to visit Uganda and spend time with your loved one, then rent a car and explore these breathtaking places for a truly romantic adventure! Here are some of the best places in Uganda that you should include on your itinerary if you want to experience something romantic and picturesque with your partner.
Go gorilla trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
As a couple this is an activity that you definitely have to do. Getting closer to these massive creatures- gorillas might be thrilling but it’s the most rewarding and memorable activity that you can do while on your trip in Uganda. Seeing man’s closest relative whom we share with almost 98% of our DNA as they play and feed in the rainforest is a complete once in a lifetime adventure you can embark on.
To see mountain gorillas, you will need to have purchased gorilla permits from the Uganda Wildlife Authority at only $700 per person for foreign residents, $600 per person for foreign residents and UGX 250, 000/= for east African citizens. We help you book and reserve your gorilla trekking permits at no extra cost.
Visit Murchison Falls National Park
This is Uganda’s most visited and largest national park that you can visit while on your car rental for couples in Uganda. Part of the activities that you definitely have to do while in the park include hiking to the top of Murchison Falls that were formed as a result of the Nile river forcing its way through a narrow gorge forming a thunderous sound. Witnessing how the most powerful falls in the world were formed is a breathtaking moment and while here you can capture that award winning photograph.
It’s also here that you will be able to see the different wildlife species as they roam freely in the national park on a game drive. These include; lions, spotted hyenas, buffaloes, elephants, antelopes, several species of birds and much more.
You can as well go on a boat cruise which gives you a clear glimpse of the falls as it pours its waters into the river. On a boat cruise, you will have an opportunity to see some of the wildlife species like the hippos, crocodiles, birds and so much more.
Kibale Forest National Park
Are you looking for a better destination where you can go for a primate safaris while in Uganda on your car rental for couples in Uganda, then Kibale Forest National Park is the best place you definitely have to check out. This park also referred as the ‘primate capital of the world’, is popularly known to be the best place to go and see chimpanzees as they play and feed on tree branches. To see these species as they roam in their natural habitat, you will need to have purchased chimpanzee tracking permits that we can book for you at no extra rates.
While in Kibale, you can as well visit the bigodi wetland sanctuary the best destination for birding safaris In Uganda to have a look at the different bird species with the famous one known as the papyrus gonolek.
Queen Elizabeth National Park
Situated in the western part of the country, Queen Elizabeth National Park is popularly known to be home to the tree climbing lions that can be seen in the Ishasha sector of the park. These lions exhibited such a skill to escape insect bites and have a clear view of their prey.
On your car rental for couples in Uganda safari, you can as well visit the Kasenyi plains for a game drive where you will see a number of wildlife species roam within the park. Some of these include lions, buffaloes, antelopes, several species of birds, elephants and so much more.
You safari to Queen Elizabeth is incomplete if you don’t visit the Kazinga channel for a boat cruise where you will see species like the crocodiles, hippos, bird species among others. The experience is rewarding and memorable and you can definitely capture the different wildlife species and picturesque views onto the lens or camera.
Other places that you definitely have to check out on your safari include the Lake Mburo National Park, source of the Nile River, Mountain Rwenzori, Mgahinga gorilla National Park, Semuliki National Park and more other destinations.
Cost of car rental for couples in Uganda
Our Uganda rental car prices are pocket friendly and regardless of your budget, we will be able to get you a car for your trip. Our car rental for couples in Uganda prices are determined by a few factors and these include the vehicle rental period, the type of vehicle you are hiring and your destination.
Our fleet of car rental Uganda cars you can choose from include small compact cars and 4×4 SUVs that are strong enough to navigate the different rough terrains in the different parts of the country. These include RAV4, Land Cruiser GX, Land Cruiser V8, Land Cruiser TX/TZ, among others.
These Uganda rental cars vary in terms of strength and comfort with the best being slightly priced compared to like RAV4 that’s more of a budget option.
Price (rental fee per day)
Land Cruiser TX/TZ
Land Cruiser GX
Safari land cruiser
Land Cruiser V8
If you intend to cross the border to neighboring countries Like Rwanda, Kenya or Tanzania, you will need to inform us days prior to your trip so that we get the required and relevant documents required for you to cross the border into another country.
Is it safe to drive in Uganda?
Uganda is generally a safe country to drive around as long as you follow some simple traffic rules. The nature of roads in Uganda is greatly improving with a number of roads on major highways fully tarmacked. Roads within major national parks now have murram to ease your movement during your safari.
In terms of security, Uganda is the safest country in sub Saharan Africa rendering the best place you can travel to and will not worry about your safety. The country has no history against international travelers for over two decades making it the safest place you can visit in Africa.
Whether you are looking for luxury car rental for couples in Uganda or cheap car rental for couples in Uganda, count on us to give you a car that will surpass your expectations on your trip.
To rent a car, kindly fill our request form with your details about the number of days and type of car you would like to rent and our customer care agent will get back to you as soon as possible.
You can alternatively reach out to us via +256 759498123 and our reservations team will take you through what you need to know and help you in proceeding with your booking.