Mongua is one of the 13 towns of Sugamuxi's province.
Town's full size= 365.5 km2
(around the size of the US Virgin Islands)
Main economic activities: Agriculture, raising livestock, and mining.
According to Muisca culture and language, "Mongua" means: land of the rising sun
How to get here:
By bus: From Sogamoso's bus terminal, nearly every half an hour (bus service: Flota Sugamuxi), from 6.00 am until 7.30 pm. There is also a bus stop at Iwoka's shopping centre, north of Sogamoso. The trip takes around 50 minutes to 1 hour (road under maintenance sometimes).
By car: Follow route 1 Sogamoso - Colegio Gustavo Jiménez - Argos - Tópaga -Mongua; or route 2 Sogamoso - Morcá - Monguí - Tópaga - Mongua.