Katoke is located in North Western Tanzania in a region where Tanzania neighbours Rwanda and Uganda.
Katoke is a generic term applied to a collection of small villages covering about 10,000 people. It gives its name to the adjacent government teachers college campus. It is located in the Muleba District, part of the Kagera Region of Tanzania. It is on the western shores of Lake Victoria, the second biggest freshwater lake in the world, and is about one degree south of the equator.
Closest capital city and airport: The closest capital city and airport is Bukoba approximately 50km (45mins by car) from Katoke.
Closest major cities: Entebbe, Uganda is approximately 350km to the north; Nairobi, Kenya is approximately 800km to the east.