Fondly known as the green city in the sun, Kampala commercial and administrative capital of Uganda, bordering Lake Victoria, Africa’s largest lake. Spread over more than twenty hills; covered with red-tile villas and trees surround an urban Centre of contemporary skyscrapers. It is one of the fastest growing cities in Africa. Its architecture is a mixture of the modern, the colonial and the Indian. Its roads are its two million inhabitants.
In this downtown area, the Uganda Museum explores the country’s tribal heritage through an extensive collection of artefacts.
Things to do in Kampala
- Kasubi Tombs (Regal tombs of the Buganda people)
- Uganda Museum (Ethnography & natural history displays)
- Rubaga Cathedral (Cathedral and architecture)
- Uganda National Mosque (Stunning mosque with tours & city views)
Cultural and Historical Tours
With attractions such as the Uganda museum, the Ndere centre and the Kasubi Tombs, Kampala will thrust you into a mix of historical information and contemporary Africa.