1 day Kampala city tour.
This tour takes you to the most renowned city, known for historical attractions that will offer you great memories. Among the places visited are Uganda museum, religious centres like Rubaga, Namirembe cathedral, Bahai temple, Gadhafi mosque among others, visit the Kabaka’s palace and lake and take a walk around the local markets of Nakasero and Owino.
Our tour guide will pick you from the hotel room around Kampala and give you a briefing about this 1 day tour around Kampala and also tell you about the nature of this big city in Uganda.
Start the tour by visiting nearby attractions depending on where you spent the previous night. Visit the independence monuments and learn about Uganda pre and post-colonial history. Head to the African craft market on Buganda road and observe beautiful African arts and paintings, you have chance to purchase some souvenirs.
Proceed to Uganda museum and discover about the history and culture of Uganda. This museum is the oldest in East Africa and this means that it has almost everything to display.
A tour at Baha’i temple brings you close to history; Uganda was chosen as number one country to receive this temple and this makes it the only Bahai temple in Africa. Its architecture is amazing and unique and good for photography.
Gadhafi mosque in the heart of Kampala city was constructed by the former president of Libya, Col. Muammar Gadhafi and this is where the supreme offices of Islamic faith are located.
Take a break for lunch in local restaurants where you will taste yummy Ugandan cuisine like Kalo, Matooke, Luwombo, sweet potatoes among others. Proceed to Kabaka palace and learn about the Baganda culture and leadership followed by visiting Kabaka’s lake.
Finalise with visiting the local markets like Nakasero market known for selling fresh fruits like pineapples, passion fruits, oranges, mangoes, apples among others. Transfer back to the hotel or any other destination you can be dropped depending on your choice.