Located in the coastal region of Kenya, Taita-Taveta borders the Republic of Tanzania, Kitui and Tana River counties.
This region is about 200km northwest of Nairobi and Mwatate is its capital. A large part of the county lies within Tsavo East and Tsavo West national parks, one of the major tourist destinations at the coast of Kenya. Taita-Taveta County has spectacular scenery.
Things to See in Taita-Taveta
There are a lot of ranches, estates and sanctuaries in Taita-Taveta County. About 48 forests are in this zone, and they house special animals and plants only found in this area.
The wildlife sanctuaries in Taita-Taveta are Taita Hills Wildlife Sanctuary and Lumo Community Wildlife Sanctuary. Tourists can also visit Amaka Ranch and Lualenyi Ranch.
Experience the tradition of the Taita people through dance and music in their traditional festivals. For game reserve and wildlife, Tsavo east and west national parks are the go to places.
Other places to see are the Voi River, which flows from the Taita Hills through Voi Town and Tsavo East National Park into the sea at Kilifi, and Taita Hills Wildlife Sanctuary.
Popular Taveta Hotels
Sarova Salt Lick Game Lodge is one of the most popualar Taveta hotels. The hotel's location makes it the perfect choice for tourists planning to have a first-hand experience of wildlife in Africa.
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