4×4 Car Rental in Kabale, South Western Uganda

Kabale is one of the major towns near Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Africa’s Number One destination for mountain gorilla tracking, located 407km from Kampala Capital of Uganda and 113km from Kigali Capital of Rwanda. We offer a wide variety of 4×4 rental cars in Kabale town. From Kabale, one can easily connect to different National parks such as Bwindi impenetrable forest national park, Mgahinga National Park, Lake Mburo national park, Queen Elizabeth national park, and Kibale National park as well as Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda.

Safari Transfer Tips

Bwindi impenetrable forest national park is well known for its four gorilla trekking sectors. That is Nkuringo, Ruhija, Rushaga, and Buhoma. Accessing these four sectors from Kabale will take different time intervals as displayed below:

Transfer from Kabale Town To Bwindi and Mgahinga

Kabale town to Buhoma sector: up to 5 Hours Drive

Kabale town to Ruhija sector: 1.5 hours drive

Kabale town to Nkuringo sector: 3 hours drive

Kabale town to Rushaga sector: 2 hours drive

Kabale town to Mgahinga gorilla national park: 3 hours drive

Transfer from Kabale town to Queen Elizabeth

 Kabale town to Queen Elizabeth National Park: 3 hours drive

Our Kabale fleet includes cars like Toyota Prado, Land cruiser hardtop, Toyota Rav4, Super custom, and Toyota Hiace Min-van among others. These can be offered with and without a driver (Self-drive).

4x4Kabale Car Rentals

5 Door Rav4 From US$45/Day

Game Safari in Kidepo Valley National parkAre you planning a budget self-drive safari from Kabale, 4x4Kabale has got you covered with well serviced first-generation Rav4s. The car is mostly recommended for 3pax and 2pax in case of a self-drive camping safari. It has also been a great companion for lone travelers Ask Quote

V8 With Double Rooftop Tent

Mountain Gorilla Safari in UgandaCamping safaris offer some of the best self-drive Adventures in Uganda. The Land Cruiser V8 with a double rooftop tent is often recommended for 4pax safaris. It offers enough space for your luggage. Make your reservation to have it delivered to you anywhere in Kabale town. Ask Quote

Land Cruiser V8 From US$90/Day

Rhino Tracking - Big 5 Safari in UgandaThe Land Cruiser V8 is very special and comfortable. It can overcome all the tough terrains of East Africa. The car is recommended for family self-drive hires. Contact us today to have the car delivered to you at your lodge in Kabale town. Ask Quote

Prado Pop-up Roof From US$70/Day

Land Cruiser Prado with Safari RoofThe best of Uganda game drives often require a pop-up roof for the best wildlife views.A Land cruiser with a pop up roof is recommended for 3pax self hires. It is also recommended for 2 pax and lone travelers attempting tough terrains. Ask Quote

Prado with Rooftop tent From US$90

African Elephant on Uganda Tour
The Land cruiser TX/TZ with a rooftop tent is also available for hire from Kampala, Entebbe, Jinja, Kabale among other locations. To save your time, you can make your reservation before arrival to have the car delivered to you at Entebbe airport. Ask Quote

Rav4 2pax camping From US$55

Budget Camping Safari
A Rav4 with ground camping is highly recommended for 2pax considering relatively rough terrains. It is not available for Kidepo national park safaris and Tanzanian safaris but available for all other locations including Kabale town. Ask Quote

All our cars are comprehensively insured with a Road Map upon request and Unlimited mileage.

Things to Do in Kabale Area

Kabale is a well-known stopover town for anyone considering trips to Queen Elizabeth national park, Mgahinga gorilla national park, Bwindi impenetrable forest national park, Kibale forest national park, Lake Mburo national park among other locations. Below are some of the activities to consider in Kabale town.

Gorilla Tracking

Plan a one-day gorilla trek in Uganda from Kabale town to Mgahinga or Bwindi Impenetrable National parks. The journey starts at 5:30 am from your place of residence/hotel, be at the park headquarters before 8 am.

Canoeing / Boat Ride

Enjoy fantastic boat rise or canoeing on the beautiful lava dammed lake of wonders; Lake Bunyonyi. The boat trip allows you to explore the different islands on the lake. Some islands are inhabited by the Batwa people (pygmies), thus enriching your cultural encounter. Furthermore, the islands inhabit many bird species.

Batwa Trail

Spend a day with the Batwa people in Mgahinga National Park, learn more about their historical ways of life, cultures, and traditions. Be entertained by the Batwa people in their local music and dances! It is such a wonderful experience!

Guided Community Tours

Take guided community walks, visit local people in their fields, markets,s, and homesteads. If interested, you can take part in daily activities such as harvesting, brick making/laying, Local beer brewing, cooking, milking, millet grinding, and many others.

Bird watching

Takes place in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park (Ruhinja and Rushaga), Mgahinga National Park, and lake Buyonyi area.

Golden Monkey Tracking

Mgahinga National Park is Not only famous for gorilla tracking and birding but also inhabits the amazing rare golden monkeys visited at only US$50 per person.

Where to Stay?

Kabale has a wide variety of accommodation options ranging from Basic hotels and campsites for budget travelers to Mid-range and luxury resorts for high-end travelers.

Bird nest Resort Aerial View

Among these include Bird Nest Resort, Bunyonyi Rock Resort, Arcadia cottages, Bunyonyi Overland Resort, Home again Hotel, and many others.