Kampala City is Uganda’s capital city and business center. The city originally had seven hills now comprises of more than 20 hills. It is made up of various urban centres with a lot of business activities and exciting local people of various cultural diversities and ethnic groups.
There modern hospitals, schools, shopping malls, Hotels, Highways and the Parliament of Uganda, which is one of the government arms of the country, all in Kampala City. You get the opportunity to interact with the Ugandan people, visit historical sites that have shaped the destiny of this great nation and take the photographs of your choice.
Places to visit in Kampala City include; the Buganda King’s Palace, The Buganda King’s Lake, The Bahai Temple, The National Museum, The Uganda Martyrs Shrine, The African Crafts village, The Independence Monument, Nakasero Market as well as the Old Taxi Park and The New Taxi Park.
Kampala City TourBook This Safari
A heritage safaris representative/driver-guide will meet and pick you from your hotel of residence early in the morning after breakfast. Your city tour will start with the famous tombs of the Kabaka kings, followed by Uganda museum, Makerere University, Bahai temple and Namugongo Martyrs shrine where 22 Christian convicts were killed under Kabaka (King of Buganda)-Mwanga in 1886. After your lunch proceed to Owino market and Nakasero market. These are the biggest markets in the country with a variety of fresh foods and second hand items. If time allows later proceed to Kibuli Mosque, the biggest mosque in Kampala, Rubaga and Namirembe Cathedrals. End of service.
The Kampala City tour package includes:-
- Entrance fees to various sites
- Your perfect lunch
- Transportation by a 4 x 4 station wagon
- Driver/guide subsistence allowance
However, the Kampala City tour package to exclude expenses of personal nature like: drinks, laundry, tips, telephone, cigars, etc.