Self Drive in Uganda – Hire a Car in Uganda & Go Self Driving in its major Tourist sites
The only cheapest and cost friendly way of traveling in Uganda visiting its major sightseeings which include National Parks, Sanctuaries and Game drives is by going self driving through out the all great Uganda Safari destinations and listed below are the tips about going self driving in Uganda’s National Parks with interest of adventuring its natural beauty.
Hire a Car for Self drive.
Choosing to go Self driving in Uganda’s major sightseeings you will be required to hire a Car with a suitable Car rental company and when it comes to Uganda, 4×4 Car Hire Uganda is the leading Car rental company specializing in providing all modes of different 4×4 wheel drive Safari jeeps at affordable prices which include Toyota Rav 4, Land Cruiser Tx, Tz, V8, Nissan, Super Customs, Safari Vans, Land Cruiser extended and more characterized to be in good conditions.
Hiring a Car with 4×4 Car Hire Rwanda for long term rentals starting from 1-3 weeks and more you are offered some discounts off the original prices and are much ready to deliver the to you wherever you are with no charges included provided you are with in the suburbs of Kampala city and Entebbe town, for distant Car delivering to different towns in different regions of Uganda like Mbale, Mbarara, Jinja, Gulu, Masindi, Hoima, Kitgum, Soroti, Masaka, Fortportal, Mubende, Kabale, Kisoro and more some charges of fuel for delivering the Car are included.
Book in advance.
When hiring the Car in Uganda with 4×4 Car Hire Uganda its better you book in advance for clear confirmation before your traveling dates such that your Car is reserved with out doubt because when you leave the operator uncertain they may decide to give the Car to another client since there is high demand for the Jeeps. You can make it a pure confirmation by sending some deposit on the rental.
Follow the agreement.
When hiring the Car a hard copy of the agreement containing all the terms and Conditions governing the rental is presented to you to pass through such that you decide whether to go by them or not but if you are interested in the Car you must go by them and make sure that you ensure and follow them because failure to go by them and be caught in danger you will be entitled to Charges which are a must pay.
Follow traffic laws.
Uganda has its driving laws which road users must follow and these include driving speed, traffic lights, driving license and condition of the Car where by in Uganda over speeding is not allowed, traffic lights are a must follow when you reach on the round abouts.
You are only allowed to drive in Uganda when you have a valid driving license and the Car must be in a good condition with all its systems operating properly like brake pads, lights, Whippers and more suitable for driving on Ugandan roads. Therefore put it in mind that when hiring a Car for driving in Uganda you must follow all these rules to avoid forced charges.
Hire Camping gears.
If you choose to go budget when traveling in Uganda you can also hire Camping gears with 4×4 Car Hire Uganda at cheap and affordable prices and go camping in Uganda’s major sightseeings since there are situated with good camping grounds reserved for campers at affordable prices.
Hire a GPS.
Do not forget to hire a GPS with the operator such that you are helped to locate different destinations you wish to visit and avoid getting lost on the way which may lead to unnecessary drivings and missing out on some activities you are supposed to participate in like launch trip cruise, game drives, hiking and more.
Pack enough food & Snacks.
Heading in Uganda for your Self drive Safari vacation remember to pack your self enough food and snacks for eating through out the Safari most especially when you are to go camping in different Uganda’s major sightseeings which include National Parks, Sanctuaries and Game drives.
Do not forget a mobile phone.
Do not forget to bring your self a mobile phone for use when in Uganda mostly communicating with your operator for help, rescue, directions and advise on decision to make while in the field Self driving, usually when you reach Uganda its better you buy a local sim card for any telecom company and insert it in your phone because you may find network problems when you intend to use a sim card from your home country.
Communicate with the Operator.
Do not forget to save the contact number of your operator in your mobile phone such that in case of any problem like Car breakage, accident, failure of Car to ignite, getting lost on the way and more you just communicate with your operator for help.
This is always advised to every client to not repair the Car in case of any breakage with out the operator’s notice because when you repair this Car with out the operator’s notice chances are high to be overcharged by those technicians in the field on simple things yet when you inform the operator knows how to fix as they have their personal technicians who can solve any mechanical problems in different regions of Uganda.
Keep the Car with enough fuel.
Its advised that before heading deep into Uganda’s major sightseeings in different regions you first refuel the Car up to full tank for back up as in some places which are far from major towns and trading centers are not situated with petrol stations which may lead you to get stack on the way because of fuel.
Book for accommodation in advance.
When you choose not to go Camping and decide using self contained rooms, Permanent tents and Bandas it’s usually better you book in advance before your traveling dates to avoid disappointments and usually verbal booking is not a guarantee that you will find the rooms reserved for you therefore its better you book for the rooms in advance and send some deposit on the booking such that the room is reserved for you without any doubt.