The Best Overlanding Truck Tours in Uganda

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Overlanding tours are a fantastic way to explore off-the-beaten-path destintions in the wild. Known for off-road vehicles, camping, wildlife, nature, and plenty of fun, you're in for a true adventure with one of these trips. But which are the best overland tours in Uganda? We've taken the guesswork out of planning by analyzing a variety of overlanding tours from highly reviewed tour companies, ensuring that your journey is nothing short of extraordinary. From exploring remote destinations and camping in breathtaking landscapes to immersing yourself in local cultures and discovering hidden gems, these handpicked overlander tours offer the perfect blend of adventure, freedom, and unforgettable experiences. So grab your sense of wanderlust, pack your spirit of adventure, and get ready to hit the road for an overland journey that will ignite your soul!


The Top 3:

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  • 19 Days, $1703.80

  • 13 Days, $1235.10

What are overlanding tours like in Uganda?

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Here are the important factors:

  • 24 trip options analyzed
  • $256 average price per day (USD)
  • 6 to 28 days in length
  • 4.69 of 5 average rating
  • 22 people or less on average

Curious about the diverse range of overlanding truck tours? Prepare to be amazed by the array of options available to suit every traveler's preferences. It comes as no surprise that visitors adore these tours, given their exceptional average guest rating of 4.69 out of 5 stars. When it comes to group sizes, the average maximum capacity stands at 22 people, allowing for a comfortable and sociable experience. The shortest tour is 6 days, while the longest is 28 days. Looking at physical activity, the tours are moderate, easy, and serious, with the most as moderate. With a comprehensive analysis encompassing 24 overlanding truck tours, you can rest assured that Uganda has something tailored to your interests and preferences, promising an unforgettable experience for all.

(All tour prices are in US Dollars before taxes, and come from a base price that is reported by TourRadar. Peak season prices can vary significantly, particularly in destinations where seasonal travel fluctuates dramatically.)

So, let's get to it and see...

The 10 Best Overland Truck Tours in Uganda
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for overlanding truck tours.
by Absolute Africa



22 Days Nairobi to Kigali 13 Destinations through Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda 28 People at Most Ages 18 to 80 Guest Rating: 4.6 out of 5 stars

This exceptional trip offering by Absolute Africa has received a 4.6 out of 5 rating. On this 22-day journey, visiting Kenya, Uganda, and Rwanda, you can unwind while also making new memories. Uncover the beauty of 13 destinations on this itinerary, with highlights such as Kabale, Lake Bunyonyi, Kigali, and Maasai Mara National Reserve. Nairobi will mark the start of your journey, while Kigali will serve as its final destination. Guests are treated to unforgettable camping, wildlife trekking, and gorilla trekking experiences. With a group size of 28 people, it's suitable for travelers aged 18 to 80 years old. With an emphasis on overlanding and wildlife, you know you'll have an amazing adventure. This remarkable trip is priced at an unbeatable $102 per day.

  • Overland Truck
  • Wildlife
  • Camping
  • Wildlife Trekking
  • Gorilla Trekking
$1,805
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for overlanding truck tours.
by Oasis Overland



19 Days Start/End in Nairobi 9 Destinations through Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda 24 People at Most Ages 18 to 69 Guest Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars

Check out this overland trip that has received rave reviews, earning a stellar 4.5 out of 5 rating, visiting Kenya, Uganda, and Rwanda. Experience the excitment of camping, wildlife trekking, and gorilla trekking on your journey. Traverse through 9 enchanting destinations, with Jinja, Lake Naivasha, Hells Gate National Park, and Eldoret among the must-see stops along the route. Nairobi will be the beginning and end of your trip. And since the priority is on overlanding and wildlife, this tour is a great choice. Spanning across 19 unforgettable days, this voyage offers an intimate group experience with 24 participants, and it's great for travelers aged 18 to 69 years old. Brought to you by the renowned Oasis Overland, this exceptional opportunity is priced at an incredible $125 per day - an unbeatable value.

  • Overland Truck
  • Wildlife
  • Camping
  • Wildlife Trekking
  • Gorilla Trekking
$1,704
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for overlanding truck tours.
by Oasis Overland



13 Days Nairobi to Kigali 8 Destinations through Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda 24 People at Most Ages 18 to 69 Guest Rating: 4.6 out of 5 stars

This 13-day journey, visiting Kenya, Uganda, and Rwanda, is ideal for travelers aged 18 to 69 years old. And priced at only $132 per day, it's a great value, too. Rest assured, this trip is all about overlanding and wildlife, guaranteeing an unforgettable adventure. You'll create amazing memories while experiencing camping, wildlife trekking, and gorilla trekking. This trip visits 8 destinations, including Kampala, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Musanze, and Lake Naivasha along the way. Beginning in beautiful Nairobi, you'll have a terrific journey that ends in Kigali. It's offered by Oasis Overland, a very popular company with rave reviews and knowledgeable guides.

  • Overland Truck
  • Wildlife
  • Camping
  • Wildlife Trekking
  • Gorilla Trekking
$1,235
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for overlanding truck tours.
by Absolute Africa



26 Days Jinja to Zanzibar 14 Destinations through Uganda, Rwanda, Tanzania 28 People at Most Ages 18 to 80 Guest Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars

Priced at just $90 per day, this terrific 26-day trip, visiting Uganda, Rwanda, and Tanzania, is ideal for travelers aged 18 to 80 years old. Experience a trip that takes you to 14 remarkable destinations, including Marangu, Dar es Salaam, Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary, and Kampala. Jinja will mark the start of your journey, while Zanzibar will serve as its final destination. Organized by the reputable Absolute Africa, this is one of the best tours on this list.

  • Overland Truck
  • Wildlife
  • Camping
$1,799
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for overlanding truck tours.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Acacia Adventure Holidays



14 Days Start/End in Nairobi 7 Destinations through Kenya, Uganda 16 People at Most Ages 18 to 75 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

Check out this incredible overland journey that has received a 5 out of 5 rating from previous guests, visiting Kenya and Uganda. This terrific trip also highights overlanding and wildlife. You'll enjoy camping, wildlife trekking, and gorilla trekking. With a duration of 14 days, this journey ensures an intimate group size of 16 people, and is good for travelers aged 18 to 75 years old. Explore 7 incredible locations on this trip, including Queen Elizabeth National Park, Lake Bunyonyi, Lake Nakuru, and Eldoret. Nairobi kicks off your expedition, serving as both the starting and finishing point. This fantastic option, organized by Acacia Adventure Holidays, presents an unbeatable value at just $239 per day.

  • Overland Truck
  • Wildlife
  • Camping
  • Wildlife Trekking
  • Gorilla Trekking
$2,240
TourRadar
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Acacia Adventure Holidays



9 Days Start/End in Kampala 4 Destinations 16 People at Most Ages 18 to 75 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

Spanning over 9 days, this journey has a maximum size of 16 individuals. Welcoming travelers aged 18 to 75 years old, it is organized by Acacia Adventure Holidays, a very popular company with plenty of great reviews. On this amazing journey, you'll experience camping, wildlife trekking, and gorilla trekking. Discover a journey that spans 4 destinations, with notable stops in Queen Elizabeth National Park and Lake Bunyonyi. You'll start and end this amazing trip in Kampala. You're in for an epic adventure with a strong emphasis on overlanding and wildlife. Available at an unbeatable price of only $257 per day, this option also has a rating of 5 out of 5 stars from previous guests.

  • Overland Truck
  • Wildlife
  • Camping
  • Wildlife Trekking
  • Gorilla Trekking
$1,381
TourRadar
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by G Adventures



24 Days Nairobi to Zanzibar 16 Destinations through Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania 20 People at Most Ages 18 to 39 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

Here's your chance to take off on an exceptional overland trip, visiting Kenya, Uganda, and Tanzania, that has garnered a 5 out of 5 rating. Guests on this trip get to partake in camping, wildlife trekking, and gorilla trekking. With a duration of 24 days, this jouney will have 20 participants, and it warmly welcomes travelers aged 18 to 39 years old. You'll love the emphasis on overlanding and wildlife, too. Expertly organized by G Adventures, this amazing trip is an incredible value at just $267 per day.

  • Overland Truck
  • Wildlife
  • Camping
  • Wildlife Trekking
  • Gorilla Trekking
  • Big Five
$6,399
TourRadar
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Intrepid Travel



27 Days Nairobi to Stonetown 19 Destinations through Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania 22 People at Most Ages 15 to 99 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

This memorable overlanding adventure, visiting Kenya, Uganda, and Tanzania, is offered by Intrepid Travel which has received plenty of positive reviews. The trip itself has a guest rating of 5 out of 5 stars, and is priced affordably at $267 per day. With 19 destinations to explore, you'll get the chance to see Kericho, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Mto Wa Mbu, and Ngorongoro Conservation Area, and more. Nairobi marks the starting point, while Stonetown stands as the final stop on your incredible journey. With an emphasis on overlanding, wildlife, and beaches, you know you'll have an amazing adventure. Camping, wildlife trekking, and gorilla trekking are just a few of the activities on this terrific journey. The maximum group size is 22 people, welcoming travelers aged 15 or older.

  • Overland Truck
  • Wildlife
  • Beach
  • Camping
  • Wildlife Trekking
  • Gorilla Trekking
$7,212
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for overlanding truck tours.
by Absolute Africa



19 Days Dar es Salaam to Kigali 11 Destinations through Tanzania, Rwanda, Uganda 28 People at Most Ages 18 to 80 Guest Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars

Set off on an extraordinary journey, visiting Tanzania, Rwanda, and Uganda, that has been awarded a 4.5 out of 5 stars by previous guests. And since the priority is on overlanding, wildlife, and beaches, this tour is a great choice. Guests are treated to unforgettable wildlife trekking and gorilla trekking experiences. With a duration of 19 days, this journey offers an intimate group setting, accommodating 28 individuals, while extending a warm welcome to travelers aged 18 to 80 years old. Along the way, this journey encompasses 11 destinations, including Zanzibar, Kendwa, Bagamoyo, and Arusha. Beginning in beautiful Dar es Salaam, you'll have a terrific journey that ends in Kigali. Brought to you by Absolute Africa, this exceptional deal is an incredible steal at a mere $200 per day.

  • Overland Truck
  • Wildlife
  • Beach
  • Wildlife Trekking
  • Gorilla Trekking
  • Big Five
$3,794
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for overlanding truck tours.
by Absolute Africa



14 Days Kampala to Arusha 11 Destinations through Uganda, Rwanda, Tanzania 28 People at Most Ages 18 to 80 Guest Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars

With this option you can experience an unparalleled overland journey for 14 unforgettable days, visiting Uganda, Rwanda, and Tanzania. It ensures an intimate group setting with 28 participants at most. This itinerary covers 11 captivating destinations, with stops in Queen Elizabeth National Park, Kabale, Kisoro, and Musanze, among others. Kampala will mark the start of your journey, while Arusha will serve as its final destination. Absolute Africa, the organizer of this journey, extends a warm invitation to guests travelers aged 18 to 80 years old. Rest assured, this trip is all about overlanding and wildlife, guaranteeing an unforgettable adventure. Experience the excitment of wildlife trekking and gorilla trekking on your journey. This extraordinary opportunity offers exceptional value at only $213 per day.

  • Overland Truck
  • Wildlife
  • Wildlife Trekking
  • Gorilla Trekking
$2,977
TourRadar

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How much do Overlanding Truck Tours in Uganda cost?

Average Daily Price Overland Truck Tours
$256

After analyzing 24 overlanding truck tours in Uganda, we found the average price to be a remarkably economical $256 per day. Naturally, this region has many fantastic options for overlanding truck tours with a variety of prices. The individual costs will vary by the destinations, travel style, available dates, and other factors. If you're interested in more information about tours here, see our guide to tour prices in Uganda.

And for more information on Uganda, see Uganda Travel Costs and Uganda Hotel Costs.


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