Uganda safaris are increasingly becoming a top bucket list destination for many travelers. A safari in Uganda on a self drive trip is one way to take a self adventure discovery to the great safari destinations. Many tourists have chosen to undertake self drive Uganda tours to not only the wildlife safari parks but to any great destinations. Self drive safaris are a comfortable but still cheap or affordable way to safari Uganda, however, if you are planning to go on a self drive safari do you know how to plan? Here are the best ways to plan for Uganda self drive safaris;
Booking your Uganda safari self drive car early gives you the chance to negotiate for a better car at a cheap cost compared to hiring at the last minute of your trip when you have no option but just take the car, that sounds ridiculous but yes it does happen. During desperate moments, the car rental agency can exploit you by telling you any price since they know you badly need the car, planning early will save you the burden of traveling in a car that isn’t of your choice.
When you plan the trip and book a car early, you also have the chance to check out on several providers’ discounts and yes you can get just the right car at a good cost. Contact car hire rentals Uganda Kampala early for a chance to choose from our fleet.
Every travel agency especially those that hire out cars for safaris in Uganda have a variety of cars that suit all kinds of safaris. Ensure to book a 4×4 safari vehicle for a Uganda wildlife safari because most of the national parks are up country the nearest being 255km away and the roads are rough. Even the gorilla trekking safari in Uganda destinations are in high altitude areas of the country and therefore ensure that you have a 4×4 safari land cruiser.
Make sure you know your destination properly if you have decided to make your own itinerary. The internet can be helpful on this such that you can choose exactly what suits your trip.
Many travel agencies always run discounts for some of their cars and therefore, taking up this opportunity is really saving.
Now for the adventurous travelers who want to travel budget the secret is in traveling during the low season, yes you got it right. You may wonder why I say low season, during the peak season many tourists flock Uganda and you will find almost every safari park and tourist destination packed. That means the cars are also busy taking tourists to these destinations. So if you risk booking a car during this time you risk spending a lot since the car is on high demand and you might say the low season isn’t good but remember this is the Pearl of Africa that means no extreme whether conditions so no worries and by the way how about having the park all to yourself and enjoying the scenic views with a few of your friends, isn’t it great!
Not only for a Uganda tour but also for other African safaris, these tips can be of great help. Even on a Kenya safari, wildlife safari in Tanzania, Rwanda safari or Congo tour these tips help you to book right your trip. However, you just have to be aware of the driving rules in these countries.