Intrepid Sightseeing

  • Get a unique opportunity to see Kampala through the eyes of East African refugees. They face enormous challenges, and we visit YARID, a local NGO that is providing an invaluable lifeline through their many development programs. Visit the Lubiri Palace to get a look back at Uganda’s royal history and visit a number of local attractions including the Nakasero Markets and Uganda National Mosque. 
    Kampala
    2 hours
  • On this Kampala tour, we explore how Ugandans have faced the struggles of poverty by developing inspirational grassroots initiatives. This is a unique opportunity to understand the historical challenges and recent successes of Uganda’s economic growth, as well as interact with local entrepreneurs and visit the most significant Kampala landmarks.
    Kampala
    2 hours
  • This tour offers you a unique perspective on local life and social issues in Kampala. Home to some of the most vulnerable populations in Uganda, the Kisenyi slums are an example of how local NGOs are working to improve living conditions, from sanitation to employment. Escorted by a Slum Aid Project volunteer, we will see how their sustainable contributions are improving the lives of families, women, and children living in the slums.  
    Kampala
    4 hours
  • Join us for an enlightening look inside the health systems of Uganda. With a guide from local health NGO, THETA, we’ll visit three traditional health practitioners to understand their collaborative relationship with modern hospitals and doctors. We’ll also visit the key cultural and historic sites in Kampala, including Nakasero and Owino markets, Old Taxi Park, and Buganda Kingdom palace and parliament.
    Kampala
    4 hours