All You need to know about Igongo Cultural Centre

Igongo Cultural Centre is one of the great cultural sites that you can explore on a self drive safari in Mbarara or with an exceptional driver guide. The cultural site is situated in the north of Mbarara town on the Masaka-Mbarara highway. Igongo Cultural Centre was established to exhibit and promote the cultural heritage of South Western Uganda of the Ankole sub region.

Are you Planning to visit Mbarara? You need to hire a strong 4×4 safari vehicle that can manage all road surface conditions irrespective of the weather conditions. Upon arrival at Igongo cultural Centre, get impressed with the many collection of the ancient historical artifacts which are handmade. These show how Nyankole and Kigezi household traditionally lived their life. You encounter amazing traditional items like Milk gourds, hides and skin, fireplace, Calabashes, farming tools, grinding stones among others.

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While at Igongo cultural Centre, delight in an opportunity to enjoy locally sourced traditional dishes like millet bread, ghee and matooke among others. The cultural Centre features Erijukiro museum, Mburo gardens Nkwanzi craft and book shop, these have historical sculptures of both people and animals.  It is important to note that Igongo cultural Centre offers an extremely rewarding safari experience in Mbarara.

In case you are interested in exploring this amazing cultural village, simply get in touch with our experienced reservation team to assist you customize your Mbarara trip with Igongo cultural visit. Our team will as well help book a strong and reliable 4×4 safari vehicle perfect for the off beaten road trips in Mbarara. You can reach us by sending an inquiry at or call us directly on 0700135510/ +256-414699459 to speak directly to our customer care personnel.