Katunguru, is a small town in Rubirizi District, Ankole sub-region, in the Western Region of Uganda.
Katunguru is just south of the equator, along the Ntungamo-Kasese highway. The town is approximately 20 kilometres (12 mi), by road, north of Rubirizi, the location of the district headquarters. This is on the southern banks of the Kazinga Channel, which links Lake George with Lake Edward, and forms the border between Kasese District to the north and Rubirizi District to the south. Katunguru lies within the boundaries of Queen Elizabeth National Park, about 55 kilometres (34 mi), by road, south of Kasese, the nearest large town. The coordinates of Katunguru, Uganda are:0°08'49.0"S, 30°03'46.0"E (Latitude:-0.146956; Longitude:30.062770).
Points of interest
The following points of interest are found within the town limits or close to its edges:
- offices of Katunguru Town Council
- headquarters of Katunguru Sub-county
- Katunguru central market
- Katunguru Senior Secondary School
Coordinates: 00°08′49″S 30°03′46″E / 0.14694°S 30.06278°E