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The Best Cultural Activities in Kampala

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Cultural Activities in Kampala

Religious Site
Admire the interior decor and get a sweeping view of the city at Gaddafi National Mosque, a modern skyscraper mosque on Kampala Hill. Complet
Tours from $28
Uganda Museum , Kampala
See items like fossils of Napak rhino and Uganda's first telephone at Uganda Museum, the oldest museum in East Africa. Explore traditional he
Tours from $51
World heritage site · Historic Site
Kasubi Tombs , Kampala
Huge thatched domes and structures made of purely organic material outline the heritage of Kasubi Tombs, a complex of four traditional royal
Tours from $31
Duration: 3 hours
Gain an intimate overview of vibrant Kampala on an exciting walking tour led by a local, ideal for first-time visitors to the Ugandan capital. Visit a combination of top attractions and hidden gems, such as Nakasero Market, The independence monument and the iconic Old Taxi Park.Learn about the important events in Kampala's history with the insights of a local;Taste fresh in-season fruit in local markets and try curious street food like rolex and grasshoppers;Engage with the vibrant people of the city and attempt to out-haggle a local vendor — if you dare;Smell the wonderful aromas of the spice and herbs markets;Enjoy a more personalized experience with small group size.
Book on Viator from $20
Historic Site
See the origin of the longest river in the world at Source of the Nile - Speke Monument. Follow the footsteps of British explorers and check
Religious Site
Baha'i Temple , Kampala
A meeting place for locals and tourists, Baha'i Temple provides an ideal location for contemplation and meditation. Amble around the grounds
Tours from $71

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Where to stay in Kampala

A wide range of accommodation options can be found in Uganda's sprawling capital city. Backpacker hostels, lodges, and basic hotels provide affordable lodgings to budget-conscious travelers. Quality mid-market establishments remain plentiful, offering modern and safe accommodations, as well as all the necessary facilities for a pleasant stay. If you're looking for a more luxurious option, you'll find a number of upscale hotel chains and resorts in the affluent Nakasero Hill neighborhood.
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