Mini Van Rentals – Safari Vans: Car Rental Rwanda

Planning group Safari to Rwanda and looking for 6-9 pax safari van for rental in Rwanda to explore wildlife national parks like Akagera National Park, Queen Elizabeth National park & Gorilla trekking in Bwindi or Mgahinga National park?

Rwanda Car Rental has two categories of Safari vans that can be rented on Self-drive or with experienced drivers as explained below.


A super custom is an executive minibus and it is normally hired by a group of travelers going for corporate events or picnics. Though the super custom looks executive.

These Minivans are smaller than the safari vans but stronger with more comfort for the family travels in Africa on one-way Rental deals to explore wildlife parks. Though its rental value is a bit high compared to the Toyota Super custom, its consumption of fuel is very economical and also most of the safari vans use diesel which is the cheapest gas for cars on the roads.

Mini Buses- Safari Vans

These are normally Toyota Hiace cars. These are minibusses that are relatively smaller than the Toyota coasters. These vehicles were first launched in 1967. Series of generation have been coming up by years as there five generations of these cars.

The last generation dates from 2004 up to date. These vehicles normally carry 15 people including the drivers. Way back they used to make only those with rear wheels but nowadays there are those with four-wheel drive.

These vehicles are normally of a manual transmission. They have a long wheel surface and a well-defined roof. These cars normally use diesel gas to run their engines. They have four doors that are two up front beside the drive seats, the mid-large door for the passengers, and the emergency exit.

At times, they are modified by putting an open roof so that tourists can see the exotic animals while on a game drive in the national parks.