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Car Hire Services

Apr 2014

Our Car Hire Services in Uganda

Nature Friendly Safaris offer a fleet of Vehicles in different types, Saloon Cars, 4X4 wheel drive land cruisers in different sizes including customized land cruisers of different types, custom-built safari mini vans, executive mini vans and coaster buses.

Our fleet of luxury vehicles available for hire meet with international quality and safety standards, each vehicle is supplied with qualified professional driver for your Safari or tour. Our vehicles are all comprehensively insured to Tourism industry standards. We are committed to providing the tourism industry in Uganda with the best possible quality services around.

It’s important to note that driving in Uganda is done on the left hand side.

Our saloon cars include, Toyota Ipsum, Corolla, Corona, and Premio, Mercedes Benzes of different classes, Rav 4s, and many others of different types. Self drive is only available with saloon cars and this is subject to tests before the vehicle is given to you. We usually do the tests to ensure that our vehicles are in safe hands.  Terms and conditions of vehicle hire apply. Saloon car hire rates range from US$ 50 to $70.

Land Cruisers.

Our 4X4 land cruisers are comfortable.  We have 7 seater land cruisers at US$ 150 per day while our ordinary land cruiser costs US$ 110 per day on free mileage basis excluding fuel. Self-Drive Full Comprehensive Insurance for Land cruisers only applies for those with a valid International driving License, 23 years old and holding a valid Full driving license for a period of more than 5 years.

4X4 Safari Land cruiser 6-7 seater

Our 4-door Safari-built land cruisers seat 5-7 people.  They consume 4200 cc Diesel
engine, hi or Low ratio 4WD. They have long range tanks, with pop up roofs customized for game watching  on safari

Ordinary  4×4 Land cruiser   Prado 2-4 SEATER


Nature Friendly safaris offer 4×4 minibuses of different types for hire and they must strictly be driven by our chauffeurs ranging from 7-14seater capacity.

ToyotaSuper Custom

Our Toyota Super customs seat a maximum of 7 people. They have3-Doors, a sliding roof, Diesel/Petrol Engine.  They cost US$ 100 per day.

Coasta Buses.

We have 25-30 seater coasta buses and they cost US$ 160 per day

As of the above rates, there is no limited Mileage allowance you may be accepted to drive alone in only the saloon cars.

For the 4WD vehicles, we hire them out with our drivers/guides unless we verify that you have ever driven in Uganda. The right to accept is ours.

Please read our terms and conditions for vehicle hire before you proceed to book vehicle.

The rates apply only to Uganda and we offer special discounts to people who hire our vehicles for more than 10 days.

For Special long term rates, please contact us to discuss your requirements.

Factors to consider when renting a self driven car

  • In order to hire a vehicle, you must be between ages of 23 and 65 years of age  with a valid international driver’s permit  and experience for at least 2 years
  • Overtime will be charged at US$ 10 for the next 5 hours till 00:00 hrs.
  • A copy of your passport, driving license, full contact details, referees and a full advance payment for the period of hire will be required before or on collection of vehicle. An additional cash deposit may be required under certain special circumstances.


Nature Friendly Safaris will provide you with well trained and professional drivers to assist you during your safari. They have experience in the local driving environment and your satisfaction and safety is taken as their main concern. Our guides are English speaking guides in addition to being experienced in the tourism Industry.

These guides have traveled to all tourism destinations in Uganda therefore they are more informed about the various places to visit in town, including the government offices, food centers, Non governmental organizations, hotels, disco theques etc

You are free to travel to every part of Uganda with our protected, comprehensively insured and reliable Vehicles.

We have safari vehicles with pop-up roof which will make your game viewing spectacular in that you may yarn to go for more and more game drives because of the fun and excitement.

Those interested in self drive (only available with saloon cars), we have the provision of our 24 hours day and the unique unlimited mileage allowance


Contact us for more information.




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