Welcome to Buganda Kingdom Official Website

The Kingdom of Buganda is situated in the Central region of the country known today as Uganda. It is right in the heart of Africa astride the Equator and in the North West shores of Lake Victoria and it's also the source of the great river Nile. Buganda Kingdom is the home to the nation's political and commercial capital city Kampala as well as the country's main International airport Entebbe.

The Kingdom's equatorial climate provides plentiful sunshine which is moderated by relatively high altitude. Since it's near Lake Victoria, it's mean annual temperature ranges from 16 degrees 25 degrees Celsius. Daytime temperature averages between 8 degrees to 10 degrees Celsius warmer than night temperatures. Rainfall is evenly distributed around the area and the mean annual rainfall often exceeds 2100 millimeters. The area is warm rather than hot and temperatures vary little throughout the year.The Baganda had a centralised system of government which by 1750 was the most well organised More..

The Ministry of Tourism, Buganda Government was established by His Majesty the Kabaka of Buganda Ronald Muwenda Mutebi II on the 31st Dec 2007.

A centre of excellence for the development of Buganda`s tourism potential Buganda at it`s best: Beautification for development

Research, build and promote Buganda`s cultural sites, cultural animals and cultural lifestyle/norms and traditions of Buganda for economic, development by promoting indigenous knowledge and applying modern technologies to preserve and market Buganda`s Tourism potential through collaborative efforts.

Developing and harnessing our tourism potential to complement Buganda`s economic growth.

In carrying out its operations, the Ministry is guided by the core values of Bugandanamely;

  1. Okukuuma enonno, eby`obuwangwa n`obulombolombo bwa Buganda.
  2. Okukuuma n`okulwanirira ettaka lya Buganda.
  3. Okukulembeza Nnamulondo
  4. Okukuuma obumu.

These values are enshrined in the following principles: excellence, constant consultations with the Katikkiro, innovation, transparency and integrity: accountability: teamwork and empowerment of people through hands on approach.