A driver is a very important person during any road trip, a professional hired to ensure you get where you are are going comfortably, safely and most importantly arriving on time. Self drive might be a cheaper, flexible and private option but traveling with a a driver is no doubt the best option, no need to worry about getting lost, searching for a short-cut, cleaning a car, fixing a mechanical problem or even getting out of a traffic penalty; all that is covered by your chauffeur.
There are various qualities that make a driver good including valid driver license, vast experience, adequate route & destination knowledge, good grooming plus nice reviews from past customers to mention but a few but one other important factor when you decide to rent a driver in Uganda or any other destination is how well he/she can communicate with the clients. We are talking about number of languages the driver can speak and how well he can do that.
Rent A Driver Uganda has team of well trained Ugandan drivers who are fluent in English, Swahili and other local languages and we present to your some reasons why you need to hire a multilingual driver for you next road trip in Uganda, whether business , leisure or safari.
Quick communication – Travelers come from different nations and although most will have a little English in them, it’s always quiet a fuss if they cant talk or listen well and that’s when you need a driver who can improvise and throw in a little bit of their own language plus English.
Faster Learning– You will be able to understand and learn faster with driver who knows your language, he can translate easily so you don’t have to wonder what you just by passed and explored. The driver will explain everything in a language you best understand hence getting an informative road trip.
Local dialect – A multilingual driver knows various local languages which is an added advantage as it gives you chance to learn and communicate to locals you will be meeting along the road trip . Luganda, Kiswahili, Lunyakitara are some of the most common local languages in Uganda and if you a get a driver who knows three or more languages, get ready to make new friends in every destination you will be visiting.
Situation Management – There is no better driver to handle a road trip situation than one who understands many languages. Case in point would be getting stopped over by a police officer who only understands Kiswahii and Luo, if your driver is well conversant with one of the languages, they could always negotiate and come to terms ending what would have been an extra expenditure.
So if you plan on exploring Uganda with a hired driver , then you should choose one well versed at-least with 3 to 4 languages. You can hire a Ugandan driver online today by sending an email to email@example.com or call us on +256-700135510 to speak with the reservations team.