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Looking small in size but the city is too big and full of exciting activities to permit you to explore and exhaust them in 24 hours. The love of the people mostly the Jewel Safaris LTD team, the great historical sites, the numerous night clubs, the attractions within the city like national theater, Uganda museum, the crafts market and several; others. The dishes, the snacks like gonja, nyama choma, the corn both roasted and boiled, the fruits, the juices and several others. That’s why we shall recommend you to either create more time and do gorilla trekking safari too or get time to return to the country again.

After the breakfast at the favorite point either around the city restaurants, the hotel or place of previous night stay but whatever the place, make sure that you enjoy he katogo way of having Uganda early morning breakfast. This is the best to keep you okay full some good hours before lunch would be served. This katogo could be the offals and matooke, meat or cassava and beans or possibly go for rice and meat, Rolex served with the original spiced black tea or coffee straight from coffee.  And in case you don’t know where to get this place in Kampala, contact us and we arrange it for you. After breakfast, the city movement begins without destination being to Ugandan parliament.

Take a stroll to the parliament of Uganda

One of the arms of the government of Uganda is open and welcome to different visitors at specified hours and days which are usually Tuesday to Thursday from 2 pm until 4 pm where visitors can catch a glimpse of Uganda’s colonial-era parliament building. If you’d like you can go inside and explore this historic site, as parliamentary sessions are open to the public from. With tight security around, don’t be threatened all is meant to guard and deter any commotions from disturbing the sessions at the legislature body offices and still it’s the reason many Ugandans have never reached here. After spending limited time here, we cross over tho the crafts village.

Spend a moment at the Crafts Village at the National Theater

Arts and Crafts

Located just opposite Parliament is the Uganda cultural center building popularly known as National theater. This is where cultural arts and are exhibited from. It’s also one of the best places for purchasing crafts in Uganda, being entertained with cultural and traditional arts and so many more located to culture.  It’s a relic of a building with a unique architectural design. The National Theater is also home to the Crafts Village, a crafts market with a variety of merchandise and souvenirs ranging from sandals, handbags, shawls, hammocks, paintings, prints, woodwork, metalwork, postcards and more. You can even ask an artist to customize something for you while you wait, or it can be picked up later. This is a good place to be in case you love exploring cultures too. 

Get the Ugandan dish for lunch.

When lunch time reaches, no matter where you are when at the city but there best dishes are so yummy. The restaurants serving this dishes are spread all over the city with the main dishes always being rice, matooke(banana either smashed or not smashed), sweet potatoes and others with very common sauces being chicken luwombo, meat luwombo, fish luwombo and several others. However, we recommend that you observe the best essentials in areas to have tour lunch from because some restaurants do not observe standard cleanliness. Jewel Safaris LTD and we help you with guiding.

Go back in time at the Uganda Museum

Uganda Museum

The home to the collection of Uganda’s artifacts of the precolonial and post-colonial regime as well as the rich untold historical and current tales about Uganda the pearl of Africa. Immediately after National Theater, we look for ways to avoid traffic to find our way to Uganda Museum. While at the museum, marvel at the diverse cultural heritage on display. You can have a selfie photo standing next to Idi Amin’s car or visit the huts that represent the different cultures found across Uganda. This is place is too rich with what you are looking for.

Visit Africa’s only Baha’i Temple

Bahai Temple-Kampala City Tour

The only Baha’i Temple on the continent is situated about three kilometers north from the Uganda Museum. The temple is open to believers and non-believers alike. Discover how it came to Uganda and what makes the   so fascinating. One of the most photogenic buildings in the city, this temple is a must-see and one that’s sure to inspire your Instagram followers.

Visit the Ndere cultural center.

Ndere Cultural Centre

For any musical exciting entertainment, this is the place to be. With performances that originate from all over Uganda from central Uganda to western Uganda to eastern, to northern and Southern all dances found at this center. Exciting, thrilling, involving and above all educative. While here, you can opt to get your figure licking buffet for dinner too here at an additional cost.  The day will end if you need more fun at the club and retire to bed late in the morning of the next day. This cultural center is found at the Ntinda suburb of the city jut few minutes’ drive from the city center.

Go bar/club.

Kampala is one city that never rests at all times. Mostly known to many as the city that never sleep, thus when it comes to party life this city never disappoints with the nightlife places spread all over different parts of the city suburbs like Wave lounge at Kololo, H2O at Bugolobi, Club amnesia, space lounge and several at the city center, silk Royale and club. The place to go for vibrant nightlife. Boasting unique clubs and bars all within walking distance, you’re sure to be entertained all through the night.  We Jewel Safaris LTD are ready to be with you all the way as you explore the no slumber city of Uganda.

We at Jewel Safaris LTD are ready to arrange and plan for your trip just as you wish to have it done. The main thing is o make you realize the thrilling excites around the city of Uganda. Jewel safaris is here to see you joyous at all sites visited, just contact us for any inquiry and booking and we have the rest fixed.

 

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