Uganda

Uganda Shilling (USh)

English (official), Luganda and Swahili most widely understood

Events

Cultural in Kampala

Kampala City Festival

One of East Africa's biggest street parties is held early each October with floats and performers celebrating Ugandan culture. Traditional and contemporary art, fashion and music are all showcased over multiple...

Film in Kampala

Amakula International Film Festival

Hosted at the Uganda Museum, the Amakula International Film Festival is one of Africa's oldest independent film festivals, and shows Ugandan and international features and shorts. It's usually in March, but check...