Travel Uganda - Practical Information Guide

12 things to know before you travel to Uganda

Take a moment to read through this practical information guide before you travel to Uganda. It contains important info, practical tips and frequently asked questions related to self-drive and independent travel in Uganda.

Ready to design your itineary and wondering what places to visit in Uganda? Than move on and consult our Uganda Travel Guide. Here you'll find lots of destination guides about highlights and hidden gems in Uganda. 

Covered in this Uganda Information Guide: 

  1. Driving in Uganda - safety, road conditions, insurance cover, which sim card to buy - what happens in case of a break down - and much, much more.
  2. Hiring a car with driver-guide - what to expect. 
  3. Which car to choose for your (self-drive) holiday? Spec sheets of our rental cars: Toyota Hilux Double Cab, Toyota Landcruiser Box, Toyota Landcruiser Troopy and Toyota RAV4.
  4. National Parks of Uganda: costs & how to arrange your permits 
  5. Gorilla & Chimpanzee Trekking in Uganda: Everything you should know
  6. Our list of the best campsites and resorts in Uganda 
  7. Camping in Uganda: Everything You Should Know & Tips
  8. When is the best time to visit Uganda
  9. Packing list for your travels to Uganda
  10. How much to budget for your travel to Uganda
  11. How to get a Ugandan Tourist Visa
  12. Tips to travel Uganda responsibly

Can't find the answer to your question here? Feel free to contact us. We're experts on self drive safaris and travel in Uganda, and we're always happy to help.