One Day Kampala City Tour Itinerary

Best regarded as “a city that never sleeps”, Kampala city is one of the safest, most interesting, and fun everlasting busy places to be while in Africa.

City tour in Kampala

Characterized by warm weather throughout the year favouring all kinds of activities for everyone, Kampala city is established in the central part of the country.

One tour day Uganda - Kampala

One Safari day Uganda – Kampala

With various ways to explore Kampala like through cycling, car ride, walking, sightseeing bus, Boda boda ride, among several others, we recommend doing a Kampala city tour by walking so as to see and hear each and every sight and sound authentically and in fullness.


However, Kampala city Uganda has a lot of people, with a population of about 4 million people during day and several interconnecting routes. Don’t worry about these as your guide is very knowledgeable and experienced to give you the best of your tour around the beautiful city.

Jewel Safaris Limited has a number of guides who are well trained and are relentlessly ready to make your city tour an experience that turns you into a storyteller.

There are several activities to take on during the Kampala city Uganda tour. These include a visit to the Kabaka’s palace, President Idi Amin’s torture chambers, Kasubi tombs, the Bahai temple, the Uganda Museum, the Nommo gallery, the vegetable and fruits market in Nakasero, Namugongo martyrs shrine, Kabaka’s lake (man-made lake), the Catholic and Anglican cathedrals, Gadhafi mosque, Hindu temple, and many other destinations and attractions. For the fun lovers, you can visit nightclubs, casinos, and other venues for nightlife like Club Guvnor, silk clubs (lounges, liquid silk), cayenne, club Amnesia, spacious lounge, and others.

1 Day Kampala City tour

Kampala City Safari

The amazing events like the Bakiga nation, Green festival, Kampala City Council annual festival, Rolex festival, the twins’ festival, blankets and wines and so many others will add flavour to your city tour.

However, you can only partake in any of these events if the time of the tour coincides or is close to the date of the events since they have specific dates of occurrence.

You can also visit the home of different cultures, cuisines, dressing codes, and another traditional authenticity as represented in Ndere Cultural Center for the awesomeness of the traditional and cultural thrill.

When it’s mealtime, there are lots of local and fast-food restaurants and eat outs everywhere, always ready to serve you. 

Local foods include: Luwombo (meat, fish, chicken cooked in a traditional way wrapped in banana leaves) Matooke, Kalo among several others thus making food tasting part of your itinerary.
Finally, when participating in the Kampala City tour, choose befitting wear. You can wear light and comfortable shoes, a cap or hat to shield you from the direct sunlight, drinking water for proper hydration, sunglasses, and mostly a good camera or phone with fully charged batteries to help you capture each and every moment while in Kampala and Uganda at large.

Consider visiting Uganda and undertaking a Kampala City Safari. It’s not only a city tour but also a place for endless thrills.

Sample Uganda Safari itineraries