Kampala is Uganda’s largest city, and also its capital city. It as a unique city, built on several hills, and with a picturesque landscape. Kampala is the entry point for people visiting Uganda. It is the business and commercial hub of the country. Kampala was originally built on seven hills that include Kasubi, Kibuli, Lubaga hills. Recently, the city has grown extended into other hills. Kampala is the main administrative centre of the country, and its city centre is known as Nakasero. It has five divisions, and it lies near the northern coast of Lake Victoria.
How to get to Kampala
Kampala city is accessible by air using the Entebbe International Airport, which is about 30 kilometres from the city centre. The city has several methods of public transportation like motorcycles (boda bodas) and minibuses (matatus).
Where to find top Restaurants in Kampala
Enjoy a delicious meal at some of the best restaurants in Kampala located in Nakasero and Kisementi. The restaurants serve both international and traditional dishes.
Where to Shop in Kampala
If you want to shop, head to Nakumatt Oasis and Garden City Mall. Buy fresh fruits and vegetable at Nakasero Market at affordable prices.
Kampala is a historical city with many attractions. It is the former capital of the Buganda Kingdom. This cosmopolitan city has many places to visit such as museums and historical churches. Explore this city and learn Uganda's rich history and culture. Visit the National Museum, Kasubi Tombs at the Kasubi Hill, the Mengo Palace at the Mengo Hill and the Namirembe Cathedral on the Namirembe Hill among others.