TAVETA TECHNICAL AND VOCATIONAL COLLEGE
Taveta Techincal and Vocational College is a public tertiary institution which is located in New Town area of Taveta Town. It is built on a 10 acre piece of land which is three kilometres away from central Taveta Town and two kilometres far from the Kenya – Tanzania border point of Holili. It is about one kilometre off Taveta – Holili Road behind the main Market of Taveta Town. Located at latitude -3.3943595 o S and longitude 37.656417 o E, Taveta TVC is 460 kilometres from Nairobi via Voi route and 350 km from Nairobi via Loitoktok route. Mombasa town is 260km away from here.
Taveta TVC is surrounded by beautiful hills of Ugweno just across the Kenya – Tanzania border near Lake Jipe and Lotima. Lake Challa is 4km away and the magnificent Lake Jipe is 15km towards the South- East of the college. The snowy Mt. Kilimanjaro just across the Kenya Tanzania border can be viewed clearly especially in the morning and evening hours. Taveta Town is served by an Airstrip that is 6km outside the town. The road from Voi to Taveta is fully tarmac and traverses through Tsavo West Game Park which is rich in flora and fauna. Once in Taveta Town, one can take a walk to the Tsavo West Game Park which is about 8km from town centre. Taveta Town has several top range hotels among them Challa, Market View and Green Park. Although natively dominated by the Taveta community the area offers a cosmopolitan environment with all peoples of the world found here.