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Kampala Vacations

The cosmopolitan city of Kampala, with its picturesque setting near Lake Victoria, vibrant arts and culture, and exciting nightlife, has much to offer the adventurous tourist. Uganda's capital city is renowned for being a friendly, safe place to visit with a fascinating history and culture to explore.

Major Attractions

Once you get there, book a Kampala rental cars to get you to the city's outstanding destinations. One site that shouldn't be missed is the Kasugi Tombs. Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, this is the burial place of four kings and royal family members, and it has spiritual and cultural significance for Ugandans. The thatched-roof palace is a stellar example of traditional architecture with its use of organic materials for construction.

Learn more about Uganda at the Uganda Museum, where you'll find archaeological and natural history displays and an extensive ethnographic collection, including traditional musical instruments.

If you want to explore the lighter side of Kampala, take a walk through Owino Market, the largest open-air market in Uganda. With over 50,000 vendors displaying their wares, the market has diverse and plentiful goods available in a colorful atmosphere. You're sure to find unique mementos for Kampala vacations at Owino.

Recurring Festivals and Events

Uganda's art scene is thriving, and Kampala is at the center of it with a full range of events and entertainment to appeal to a variety of tastes. The Ndere Troup performs traditional dance and music several times a week at Ndere Centre. The National Theatre offers quality music, film, dance, and drama programs inside, and travelers flock to the more informal evening outdoor events that feature music jams and comedy.

Several annual festivals take place from September to December, including B-Global Indigenous Hip Hop Festival (September), the Nile Gold Jazz Safari (October), and This Is Uganda (December), an annual festival that features the splendid cultures of the region.

Travelocity can help you find Kampala vacation packages that suit your budget and travel style. Find the best hotels in Kampala at Travelocity or even Kampala package deals to get you on your way.

Top Kampala Hotels Deals

$79
Speke Hotel

Speke Hotel

4.0 out of 5.0 Plot 7 9 Nile Avenue, Kampala
4/5
(2 Reviews)
This smoke-free hotel features a casino, a nightclub, and 3 restaurants. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center, free WiFi in public areas, and airport shuttle. Relax with a drink at one of the 4 bars/lounges and enjoy free perks like English breakfast and free self parking.
$239
Kampala Serena Hotel

Kampala Serena Hotel

5.0 out of 5.0 Kintu Road, Kampala
A full-service spa, 6 restaurants, and an outdoor pool are all featured at this luxury hotel. Families will appreciate the children's pool, onsite laundry facilities, and supervised childcare. Relax with a drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges and enjoy free perks like buffet breakfast and valet parking.
$140
Hilton Garden Inn Kampala

Hilton Garden Inn Kampala

4.0 out of 5.0 Plot 72 Kira Road, Kampala
This hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 3 conference rooms, business center, and airport shuttle. Enjoy the health club and perks like free self parking and free WiFi.

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Top Flight Deals to Kampala

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