Kampala Uganda Tourist Attractions

Kampala Uganda Tourist Attractions

Kampala Uganda Tourist Attractions
Kampala Uganda Tourist Attractions- Kampala is the capital and largest megacity of Uganda. The megacity proper has a population of (6) and is divided into the five megalopolises of Kampala Central Division, Kawempe Division, Makindye Division, Nakawa Division, and Rubaga Division. Uganda Tourist Sites Attractions Safari Destinations Travel Guide

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Kampala Uganda Places of deification

  • Baha’i House of Worship in Kampala
  • St. Paul’s Anglican Edifice located on Namirembe Hill
  • Rubaga Cathedral, the seat for the Roman Catholic Church
  • Uganda National Mosque (Islam)

 

Among the places of deification are generally Christian churches and tabernacles Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Kampala (Catholic Church), Church of Uganda (Anglican Communion), Presbyterian Church in Uganda (World Communion of Reformed Churches), Baptist Union of Uganda (Baptist World Alliance), and Assemblies of God.  There are also Muslim kirks.

Kampala hosts a Bahá’í House of Worship known as the Mother Temple of Africa which is positioned on Kikaya Hill in the outskirts of the megacity. The tabernacle was inaugurated in January 1961
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Places Of Worship

Get in Kampala Uganda
When coming to Kampala by air, you’ll arrive in the megacity of Entebbe, 35 km southwest of Kampala.
Generally, you’ll be needed to pay USD$ 50 for the entry visa, so have the plutocrat ready in cash (USD or UBX, although EUR and GBP are also accepted) to pay at passport control. They don’t accept credit cards. Check whether a visa is needed before appearance for your specific nation. As of September 2019, visas on appearance are still available for utmost ethnicities, but you might need to explain why you didn’t apply online. Typically you’ll need to show a transnational vaccination instrument for unheroic fever. Still, the rule isn’t applied rigorously.

You can get from Entebbe to Kampala (1.5 h) by hack ( roughly UBX). A cheaper option is to take a short hack lift to the Taxi Park in Entebbe ( roughly UBX), where you can find minibusses that go to the Taxi Park in central Kampala (UBX one way). Hostel shuttles (e.g., with the Sheraton) are also available.

Motorcars, including late options, the trip from Nairobi to Kampala (13 h). Companies include Mash Poa and Modern Coast, and cost from Kenyan shillings overhead.

See Kampala Uganda Tourist Attractions

  • The Uganda Museum.
  • Kasubi sepultures, where the remains of the Lords of Buganda are buried, was a major sightseer point. Still, these were considerably damaged by fire in March 2010.
  • Nommo art gallery
  • National Theatre
  • Edifices- Rubaga and Namirembe (not veritably intriguing itself but good view of the megacity)
  • Uganda National Mosque, Old Kampala. Completed in 2006, the synagogue is also known as the Gaddafi
  • Mosque (the synagogue was founded by Libya). There are sanctioned attendants at the entrance, who would bring you around the synagogue and up the minaret ( great views of the megacity) for UGX.
  • Kabaka’s Palace, Mengo. The seat of the Buganda king. It isn’t possible to enter the palace, which is used for sanctioned functions, but there are attendants ( UGX) who would show you around the auditoriums, describe the history of the Buganda lords, Milton Obote, and Idi Amin, and walk you down to a cellarage used as a torture chamber by Idi Amin.
  • Wamala sepultures, where the remains of some of the earlier Buganda lords were buried including Kabaka Ssuuna 11 (1836-1856). During his time he’d 148 women and produced 218 children!
  • Bahai Temple, atop Kikaya hill
  • Parliament of Uganda (and independence monument).
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Think To Do Kampala Uganda 

  • Raft the headstream of the Nile. Three companies offer this service Nile River Explorers, Adrift, and ” Nalubale Rafting.” The rafting has been (as of October 2011) terminated following the extension of a hydropower levee that submerged the former rafting area downstream of River Nile.
  • Bungee jump dipping your head in the headstream of the Nile, near Jinja.
    Spurt- Voyaging on the Nile, over and down some of the lower chutes.
  • Do an ATV safari along the headstream of the Nile, driving through colorful small municipalities.
  • Namugongo Killers sanctuaries were turned into a world heritage point under UNESCO after Kasubi sepultures were destroyed by fire. the place is now open for excursionists, it’s a dark tourism point in Uganda.
  • Bespeak your Gorilla safari at the Ugandan Wildlife Authority (in Kololo) before heading southwest to Bwindi National Park.
  • Excursion to Mburo National Park (4 hours), with guaranteed viewing of hippopotamus, as well as zebra, colorful gazelles, crocodiles, catcalls, warthog.
  • Excursion to Entebbe to the Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Sanctuary, where you can watch chimps being fed, which is indeed more amusing than it sounds. Boats leave from near the zoo at 9 AM and 1 PM, price is$ 70, for 4 hours round trip.
  • Visit the Zoo, strands, and Botanical Auditoriums near Entebbe, (40 min. on Boda motorcycle hack, 15-20k Shillings)

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