The kabaka trail – Walking the footsteps of Buganda kingdom

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The kabaka trail is a good representation of the oldest kingdom of Uganda, the Buganda kingdom. the trail is a trace of the the most popular kings of Buganda kingdom. the trail gives you brief but rich incite of Buganda heritage and how things were done during the times of kings. You will visit the traditional tombs, the ceremonial meeting places, the prison ditches and the holly Buddo hill with the coronation site where new kings are enthroned. you will be walking the footsteps of Buganda kingdom tracing thousands of years back.

During the tour, you will be listening to the story of the 51 tribes, and their traditional duties in the king’s palace. Participate in the traditional activities such as cooking, medicinal tours, making backcloth from a tree bark or dances at the different cultural sites. You will also be waking the special walks that the kings took around the cultural sites to take the feeling of being a king.

Buganda kingdom is one of the oldest kingdoms in Africa that welcomed the British to Uganda. Much that shaped Uganda as a state happened under the rule of the Buganda kings and the first president of Uganda Sir Edward Mutesa 1 was a king of Buganda. You will know that the name Uganda comes from Buganda, by removing “B” that was done to make the county suitable for more tribes than just the Baganda people.

his trip is ideal for people having business visits in Kampala and seeking a break for a few days. It is a three days trip and can either be fully done or you can choose to do part, from one day. The car will pick you from the hotel in the morning and return you every evening.


Day 1: Kampala to Ssezibwa falls and Nnamasole Tombs of Baagalayaze B

Day 2: Kampala to Nnamasole Tombs of Kanyange (Bombo Road) and Wamala Tombs B

Day 3: Kampala to Buddo coronation site and Katereke prison ditch (Masaka Road) B


Accommodations options for this trip

This trip can be matched with the following accommodations in the different categories

Budget/ community accommodation,

  • Red chilli hide away

Mid-range accommodation

  • Hotel Sojovalo
  • Forest cottages

Luxury accommodation

  • Sheraton hotel

This is your trip and you can help make it better to suit your dreams and plans. We are open to suggestions and happy to give travel advice based on the ground status from our experienced guides. Please feel free to tailor this trip and get back to us. You can also suggest any other accommodation of your choice.

On booking, quote this code RFCT05

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