Kampala City, generally known as the city of seven hills, is the capital city of Uganda, center of commercial life and the seat of government including the Parliament and historical monuments. The City alone offers cultural lovers lots of opportunities to appreciate the country’s cultural diversity. Kampala city tour will give you the opportunity to traverse the major landmarks in this humble city to experience the historical monuments that have shaped the destiny of this great nation. The tour gives you an understanding of the Kampala City folk lifestyle, the unique behaviors of Ugandan people, the culture, the traditions and history.
Kampala City Tour Highlights
The earliest civilizations of the Buganda Kingdom
The Kasubi tombs
The Bahia Temple
The National Museum
The Uganda Martyrs Shrine
We start off with a visit to the Buganda Kingdom. Uganda’s Monarchies present a rich cultural heritage that Uganda proudly boasts over other safari destinations in Africa and move to the Kasubi tombs where Buganda’s Kings are buried. From here we shall proceed to Martyrs Shrines at Namugongo, a historical site where 22 Martyrs were set ablaze on the orders of a Buganda King for refusal to renounce Christianity. The Kampala city tour concludes with a visit to the Uganda National Museum to see ethnological and natural-historical exhibitions that represent the country’s colorful past. And if it’s a Friday, Saturday or Sunday you have the opportunity in the evening to experience a unique cultural entertainment of the main cultures of Uganda at the famous Ndere Cultural Centre.
Hotel pickup and drop-off (if option selected)
Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
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