Kampala is one of the most active cities at night in Africa due its party loving people and also a variety of hot-spots . There are always people moving around on the streets of Kampala in the night trying to get to their favorite hangout places. One should not be worried about safety and security in Kampala because it is something that is observed anytime as they are always law and order enforcers on every street.
Kampala nightlife can only get better when one hires a private car of his/her own due to the fact that public transport becomes a bit scarce at night and there are only motorbikes around which are not safe and at times charge highly. With car renting in Kampala, one is never worried of how is going to get home or at the hotel because you have a chauffeur to take back home or at the hotel. This will always make you nightlife comfortable, safe and more enjoyable.
Here are some of the common places one would not miss out when experiencing a nightlife in Kampala
A visit at the centenary park sector along Jinja Rd
This is one of the most common places in Kampala when it comes to nightlife as this have a variety of pubs, bars and restaurants. Some of the notable ones are barbecue lounge, Waikiki pub and restaurant which is Ethiopian and Eritrean and one can experience the Rastafarian rhythm while there. There is also ache Havana. Blue bar and restaurant which is Chinese so if you are a fan of Chinese cuisines, it is the place to be and there is also Kyoto bar and restaurant. At Centenary Park one can never fail to get a spot that can blow off his mind.
Furthermore just around Centenary Park, there is oasis mall and garden city which are the most popular shopping malls in Uganda. Oasis mall has Nakumatt supermarket where you find lots of items like drinks, home ware, food stuffs, kid stuffs and many more things. At the same mall there are a variety of boutiques where one can get nice shoes and clothes and there is also a cinema hall where one can catch a movie from. At garden city there is a supermarket, boutiques, bars like alligators and bodaboda bar and restaurant.
Being within the centenary park area scope one is exposed to lots of nightlife spots.
A tour along the Acacia area
This is one of the most posh areas in Kampala. It is famously known as the area for the rich but anyone can afford it since Uganda is one of the cheapest countries in the world. This place has lots of bars restaurants, hotels and has the newest shopping mall in Kampala. Along the acacia road, there is a Casablanca bar which is a hangout for most Ugandan celebrities, Orleans babbles, and Kampala entertainment centre. There is also Acacia mall which has lots of exciting places like Nakumatt supermarket, cinema magic hall, Caffesserie restaurant, KFC restaurant and wink bar. Within the acacia area there is Kisementi area where you find more bars like Sky Lounge, Just Kicking Sports Bar, Fat Boys Bar. The Acacia area is the place to be for every person who would love to experience the nightlife of Kampala city.
A trip to the industrial area is also one of a kind.
The industrial area is well known for having Uganda’s popular discotheques that is club silk and Gurvunor. Every night these clubs entertain lots of Kampala city revelers as they enjoy the night: dancing to their favorite music played by the wickedest DJs around Kampala.
These places can only be enjoyed when you hire a private car in Kampala to take you around. You can go to all these places in one night if you are renting a car. On top of visiting the places in one night when you rent a car for nightlife you are always safe and also you will have a very convenient and comfortable experience.