Located in the southern highlands of Tanzania near the country’s legislative capital, Dodoma and the agricultural center Morogoro; Iringa is a pleasant small town and a focus of regional agricultural production. Its streets are quiet and peaceful, and the market offers a colorful scene of traditional African culture. Home of the ‘Hehe’ people, Iringa overlooks the small Ruaha river and it is a popular stopping point for visitors to Ruaha National Park.