Exceptional safari and car hire/rental services in Arusha Tanzania.
Arusha, Tanzania
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Arusha Car Hire & Self Drive

We have great pleasure in introducing Arusha Self Drive & Car Hire package. We carter to a wide range of our customers from individual, family or group. Whether you’re planning on a more immersive experience holiday in Arusha, Tanzania or searching for the Big Five in Serengeti at your own pace. Gladiola Adventures’ Arusha Self Drive & Car Hire package lets you explore Africa to your heart’s content, your way.

Rent a Full serviced Toyota Land cruiser or Toyota Rav4 at our car rental/hire head office in Arusha, Tanzania. All vehicle are equipped with camping gears, road guides, park rules, mobile phone with local SIM card and driver/guide upon request.

Gladiola Adventure Ltd Arusha Self Drive & Car Hire services are designed to give you the freedom to own your next adventure and wonder freely on the most safari prolific places the county has to offer, while we take care of paper works like insurance, accommodation bookings and all that completes the safe, reliable Arusha Self Drive & Car Hire full of wonders and life.

Just show up to any part of the country and our driver will meet you at the meeting point and start working on you desired itinerary. The cost for the first day will depend on where you will be met.

Gladiola Adventure Ltd Arusha Self Drive & Car Hire 4WD vehicles on offer are available both with and without camping gear for 2 or more people in the self-drive travel party or with the driver/guide or cook option for more informative and more relaxed experience.

Note:

Clients are free to hire a driver/guide for whichever car they opt for, only for the extended land cruiser option a driver/guide is compulsory. Moreover If the chosen car is a Rav4, it will not be driven to Serengeti and Lake Natron so for the Rav4 the Serengeti and Natron part will be omitted in your program.

Our Fleet

Tanzania 4×4 Car Rental, RAV 4 (3 doors)

from $70 per day

For 70 USD/day, rent a fully equipped RAV 4 (3 doors) for self-drive. You can opt to hire a driver guide at the cost of 40 USD/day for the driver and 15 USD/person/day on Camping Gear with a ground tent for the RAV4. Please note: RAV 4 (3 doors) will cost 80 USD/day if booked for less than a minimum of 4 Days. 

What to Expect: Petrol Automatic 4WD, Fuel consumption around 10-12 km/liter, A/C, Radio, 1 Spare Tire, Fire Extinguisher, First Aid Kit, Reflector Triangles, and a jark.

Camping with the RAV4: The RAV4(3 doors) can fit up to 3(three) people or 2(two) people with camping gear and luggage. At an additional cost, you can hire a ground tent for your camping needs in Tanzania. 

However, the RAV 4 is NOT ALLOWED for travels to the Serengeti, Lake Natron, Nyerere National Park (Selous Game reserve), and Elsewhere in Ngorongoro except the crater. For these rough roads, the Landcruiser will make the best choice.

Pick-Up & Drop off:

Dar es Salaam: $220 per route

Kilimanjaro International Airport:  $50 per route

Arusha Airport $20 per route 

*pick up and drop off at our Arusha Office are free

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Tanzania 4×4 Car Rental, RAV 4 (5 doors)

from $90 per day

For 90 USD/day, rent a fully equipped RAV 4 (5 doors) for self-drive or with a driver and camp gear option at a cost. of  40 USD/day for the driver guide and 15 USD/person/day for Camping  Gear with a ground tent. Please note: RAV 4 (5 doors) will cost 100 USD/day if booked for less than a minimum of 4 Days.

What to Expect: Petrol Automatic 4WD, Fuel consumption around 10-12 km/liter, A/C, Radio, 1 Spare Tire, Fire Extinguisher, First Aid Kit, Reflector Triangles, and a jark.

Camping with the Rav4: The RAV4(5 doors) can fit up to 4 people or three people with camping gear and luggage. At an additional cost, you can hire a ground tent for your camping needs in Tanzania. However, the RAV 4 is NOT ALLOWED for travels to the Serengeti, Lake Natron, Nyerere National Park (Selous Game reserve), and Elsewhere in Ngorongoro except the crater. For these rough roads, the Landcruiser will make the best choice.

Pick-Up & Drop off:

Dar es Salaam: $220 per route

Kilimanjaro International Airport:  $50 per route

Arusha Airport $20 per route 

*pick up and drop off at our Arusha Office are free

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Tanzania 4×4 Car Rental, 2PAX Landcruiser with Alu Hercules Fixed Rooftop Tent

Gladiola Adventure Toyota Land-cruiser hardtop with a fixed rooftop tent for rent and self-drives in Tanzania

from $280 per day

For 280 USD/day, rent a fully equipped 2PAX Landcruiser with Alu Hercules Fixed Rooftop Tent for self-drive. With a driver guide and personal cook option at a cost. A 40 USD/day for the driver and 25 USD/day for a cook. Please note: This vehicle will cost 290 USD/day if booked for less than a minimum of 4 Days.

What to Expect:  2x 80 Litre Diesel, Manual gear shift, Fuel consumption around 7 km/liter, A/C, Radio, Fixed Rooftop Tent (fits two adults), camp gears, two spare tires, Fire Extinguisher, First Aid Kit, Reflector Triangles, a Simba jark, and shovel.

Camping with the Landcruiser: The Landcruiser comes with an electrical fridge, Alu Hercules fixed roof tent(fits two adults), and camp gears. Please note: With the fixed roof tent, there will be no access to the pop-up roof. If you want a pop-up roof during game viewing we advise renting a LANDCRUISER with a ground tent.

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Tanzania 4×4 Car Rental, 4PAX Land Cruiser Double Cab Campers Canopy

from $310 per day

For 310 USD/day, rent a fully equipped 4PAX Land Cruiser Double Cab Canopy ( CAMPING ) for self-drive or with a driver guide and personal cook option at a cost. A 40 USD/day for the driver and 25 USD/day for a cook. Please note: This vehicle can only be available for a minimum of 6 Days.

What to Expect:  4 window seats, 130L Litre Diesel, 40L water tank, Manual gear shift, Fuel consumption around 7 km/liter, A/C, Radio, Up to two Rooftop Tents (fits two adults each), camp gears, two spare tires, Fire Extinguisher, First Aid Kit, Reflector Triangles, a Simba jark, and shovel.

Camping with the Landcruiser: The Landcruiser double cab has a customized canopy with a storage space that can fit the entire fleet's luggage. The boot has built-in drawers, a 40L water tank, and a designated area with an electrical fridge and gas stove.

Pick-Up & Drop off:

Dar es Salaam: $260 per route

Mwanza: $260 per route

Kilimanjaro International Airport:  $60 per route

Arusha Airport $25 per route 

*pick up and drop off at our Arusha Office are free

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Tanzania 4×4 Car Rental, 2PAX Landcruiser with Tentco Rooftop Tent.

from $210 per day

For 210 USD/day, rent a fully equipped 2PAX Landcruiser with Tentco Rooftop Tent for self-drive or with a driver guide and personal cook option at a cost. A 40 USD/day for the driver and 25 USD/day for a cook. Please note: This vehicle will cost 220 USD/day if booked for less than a minimum of 4 Days.

What to Expect:  2x 80 Litre Diesel, Manual gear shift, Fuel consumption around 7 km/liter, A/C, Radio Fixed Rooftop Tent (fits two adults), camp gears, two spare tires, Fire Extinguisher, First Aid Kit, Reflector Triangles, a Simba jark, and shovel.

Camping with the Landcruiser: The Landcruiser comes with an electrical fridge, Tentco fixed roof tent(fits two adults), and camping gear. Please note: With the fixed roof tent on this vehicle, there will be no access to the passenger pop-up roof_ only the front seats open roof. Should you need more viewing angles? We advise renting a LANDCRUISER with a pop-up top and a ground tent; for an enriched game viewing experience.

Pick-Up & Drop off:

Dar es Salaam: $260 per route

Mwanza: $260 per route

Kilimanjaro International Airport:  $60 per route

Arusha Airport $25 per route 

*pick up and drop off at our Arusha Office are free

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Tanzania 4×4 Car Rental, 4PAX Landcruiser with Pop-up Roof.

from $170 per day

For 170 USD/day, rent a fully equipped 4PAX Landcruiser with Pop-up Roof for self-drive or with a driver guide and personal cook option at a cost. 40 USD/day for the driver and 25 USD/day for a cook. Please note: This vehicle will cost 190 USD/day if booked for less than a minimum of 4 Days.

What to Expect:  2x 80 Litre Diesel, Manual, Fuel consumption around 7 km/liter, A/C, Radio, two spare tires, Fire Extinguisher, First Aid Kit, Reflector Triangles, a Simba jark, and shovel.

Camping with the Landcruiser: The Landcruiser comes with an electrical fridge, Six window seats, and a pop-up roof, a safari classic for a self-drive game safari with friends and family. Since this safari vehicle is an all-game-viewing experience, you can opt to rent a ground tent and camp gear for an extra-classic camping safari under the stars.

Pick-Up & Drop off:

Dar es Salaam: $260 per route

Mwanza: $260 per route

Kilimanjaro International Airport:  $60 per route

Arusha Airport $25 per route 

*pick up and drop off at our Arusha Office are free

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Tanzania 4×4 Car Rental, 6PAX Landcruiser with Driver Guide.

from $200 per day

For 200USD/day, rent a 6PAX Landcruiser with Driver Guide for game drive. The LandCruiser is only available with a driver guide option of 40 USD/day. Clients can also hire a personal cook for 25 USD/day. Please note: This vehicle will cost 220 USD/day if booked for less than a minimum of 4 Days.

What to Expect:  Extended Toyota Landcruiser, driver guide, A/C, Radio, electrical fridge, an optional ground tent(fits two adults), and camp gear at a fee of $15 per person per day.

Camping with the Landcruiser: This seven(6) seater Toyota Landcruiser is available only with a driver-guide option addition of $40 to the $200 for the vehicle. However, when planning to go camping, the car can accommodate four(4) persons with camp gear and luggage.

Pick-Up & Drop off:

Dar es Salaam: $260 per route

Mwanza: $260 per route

Kilimanjaro International Airport:  $60 per route

Arusha Airport $25 per route 

*pick up and drop off at our Arusha Office are free

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Tanzania 4×4 Car Rental, 2PAX Land Cruiser Double Cab Campers Canopy

from $270 per day

For 270 USD/day, rent a fully equipped 2PAX Land Cruiser Double Cab Campers Canopy ( one rooftop tent, fits two adults ) for self-drive or with a driver guide and personal cook option at a cost. A 40 USD/day for the driver and 25 USD/day for a cook. Please noteThis vehicle can only be available for a minimum of 6 Days.

What to Expect: 4 window seats, 130L Litre Diesel, 40L water tank, Manual gear shift, Fuel consumption around 7 km/liter, A/C, Radio, Rooftop Tent (fits two adults), camp gears, two spare tires, Fire Extinguisher, First Aid Kit, Reflector Triangles, a Simba jark, and shovel.

Camping with the Landcruiser: The Landcruiser double cab has a customized canopy with a storage space that can fit the entire fleet's luggage. The boot has built-in drawers, a 40L water tank, and a designated area with an electrical fridge and gas stove.

Pick-Up & Drop off:

Dar es Salaam: $260 per route

Mwanza: $260 per route

Kilimanjaro International Airport:  $60 per route

Arusha Airport $25 per route 

*pick up and drop off at our Arusha Office are free

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Camping Equipment (with Rooftop Tent)

COOLER BOX

  • CARRY BAG
  • POT (SUFURIA) X2+LID!
  • FRFRYINGPANx1
  • DINNER PLATEx2
  • SOUP BOWLx2
  • WATER CUP x2
  • DRINKING MUG x2
  • COFFEE PRESS x1
  • CHOPPING BOARD x1
  • SMALL TOWEL x1

 

  • UTENSIL BAG
  • BUTTER KNIFE x2
  • FORK x2
  • SOUP SPOON x2
  • TEASPOON x2
  • SHARP KNIFE x2
  • SERRATED KNIFE X1(RIBBED, FOR CUTTING TOMATO BREAD).
  • TIN OPENER x1
  • CORKSCREW x1
  • SERVING (BIG)SPOON x1
  • TONGS x1

 

SLEEPING EQUIPMENT

    • ROOFTOP TENT(POLES, LADDER, PIECE OF WOOD FOR LADDER)
    • TENT x1
    • SLEEPING BAG x2-SLEEPING BAG IS ZIPPED AND ROLLED UP.
    • MATTRESS x2
    • SHEETS x2
    • PILLOW 2
    • PILLOW COVER x2
    • CANVAS STORAGE BAG FOR PILLOWS AND SHEETS.

CLEANING TOOLS

  • STORAGE BAG
  • WASHING BOWL x2
  • BRUSH AND SHOVEL
  • STORAGE CONTAINER
  • WASHING SOAP-UNUSED
  • WASHING SPONGES-UNUSED
  • CLOTHES BEGS
  • WASHING LINE
  • MATCHES –UNUSED

 

LIGHT

    • STORAGE BAG
    • HEAD TORCH x2.BATTERIES
    • SOLAR LAMP x2 LAMP IS FULL CHARGED

CAMPING OTHER

  • GAS COOKER STAND
  • FULL GAS BOTTLE
  • GAS BURNER
  • TABLE
  • BIG TABLE(LANDCRUISER DOUBLE CAB ONLY)
  • CHAIRS x2

IN THE CASE OF THE DRIVER GUIDE

  • TENT
  • SLEEPING BAG
  • MATTRESS
  • SHEETS
  • PILLOW
  • PILLOW COVER
  • HEADLIGHT
  • CANVAS STORAGE BAG FOR PILLOWS AND SHEETS

About Our Company

Gladiola Adventure is a full-service inbound tour operator offering safari, treks, beach holidays, self-drive car rental services. Its founders are tourism industry professionals with wide knowledge of the East African region. Our sole purpose is providing the best service and value for money to the most discerning holiday makers, self-drive enthusiasts, and adventure seekers. In this regard, we have contracts and cordial business relationships with most hotels and other service providers in the region.

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Our Trip Advisor Reviews

  • star rating  We did a fantastic and unforgettable self drive trip in Tanzania, thanks to Didas from Gladiola Adventure.
    We drove from Arusha to Tarangire NP - Ngorongoro - Serengeti up to... read more

    A322TPnathalieb
    September 5, 2021
  • star rating  I am reposting my review to add an important detail:
    check your itinerary for extra costs that should not be there!

    We had one day of guide and car... read more

    Sergey E
    May 27, 2021

Safari holidays in Africa. 4×4 self-drive car rentals, Kilimanjaro trekking, Tanzania mainland and Zanzibar beach holidays with Gladiola Adventure.

Self Drive & Car Rental

SET YOUR TRAILS THROUGH EAST AFRICA. BOOK A SELF-DRIVE SAFARI VEHICLE & CAMPING FACILITIES FROM US.

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