Top Things to Do in Brazzaville Congo. Brazzaville is the capital of the Republic of Congo. It is situated on the northern bank of the Congo River opposite to Kinshasa. The city overlooks the river in the city center. There is much to see in the city ranging from Culture and traditions of the Congo people and unique historical sites. Among the major historical sites to see in the City include St Anne’s Basilica, The Sacred Heart Cathedral, The Nabemba Tower (or Elf Tower) Brazzaville’s tallest building (106 metres over 30 floors) is named after Mount Nabemba, Pierre Savorgnan de Brazza Memoria and The marble Pierre Savorgnan de Brazza Memorial contains the remains of the city’s founder Italo-French explorer among others. The City also gives you an opportunity to see the famous Congo River.
DR Congo Visa and Work Permits Advice
You will need a visa to be allowed to enter the Democratic Republic of Congo. Unlike Uganda and Kenya, where one can obtain a visa upon arrival, the Congo visa must be applied for in advance at the closest Consulate or Embassy. The Congo Visa for Single entry costs $ 100 Single entry (1 month validity visa), Single entry (2 months validity visa) $ 135 and Single entry (6 months validity visa) $400 you will need to apply for this Visa atleast 2 to 3 weeks in advance before your travel date as it cannot be gotten on arrival. You will not be allowed to enter DR Congo without a visa that was not processed in advance. You need an invitation letter as well as a yellow fever card. Please contact us for more details on how to secure the Visa for entry into DR Congo.
DR Congo Vehicle Hire Services
Eco Adventure Safaris organizes transport for tourists in DR Congo depending on their interest, budget and the nature of roads in such selected locations they are visiting in DR Congo. For rough terrains, like in National Parks, we recommend Customized 4×4 Land Cruisers. For us to estimate how much it will cost in terms of fuel, we will need to look at your itinerary schedule to establish mileage and distance to be travelled. We also organize both charter and schedule air transport for those that need to fly in order to reduce on the number of drive hours.
Is it safe to visit in Brazzaville the Capital of Congo?
Yes it is safe to visit in Brazzaville the Capital of Congo. Top Things to Do in Brazzaville Congo. Generally, the Democratic Republic of Congo has for the past years been hit by various unprecedented disasters that are civil and rebel wars, Ebola disease among others which has stopped many from visiting DR Congo. However, Congo is now getting back to better days and it is safe for safari and as a company we keep on monitoring the security situation time to time and we will always advise you before any trip starts. Contact us here for update security situation in DR Congo.
Where to stay during a trip in Brazzaville the Capital of Congo
Lodges to stay in during safari in Brazzaville the Capital of Congo range from budget, midrange to luxury options, contact us here for reservation and booking details. Options include Leon Hotel Brazzaville, Mikhael’s Hotel and Hotel Brazza among others.
What is the best time to visit in Brazzaville the Capital of Congo?
Visiting Brazzaville the Capital of Congo is done throughout the year and the best time is during the dry season which occurs in the months of December, January, February, June, July, August and September. Congo is located in the tropics and with this it experiences tropical climate and weather throughout the year, with the park is prone to receiving uncertain rains any time of the day or week.
Why book your trip to Brazzaville the Capital of Congo with Eco Adventure Safaris?
Eco Adventure Safaris provides unrivalled and professional tour and travel services in Uganda, Congo, Tanzania and Rwanda. Since then, Eco Adventure Safaris as established herself as one of the leading tour operator for Congo Tours including arranging trips Brazzaville Congo. Eco Adventure Safaris boosts of a professional office and field team that takes care of all your requests and inquiries. We are full members of AUTO (Association of Uganda Tour Operators) and work closely with Uganda Wildlife Authority. We are highly recommended on trip advisor as well as Safari bookings. Our website is one of the best and reliable point to help you start preparing for your DR Congo mountain gorilla safari from Kigali as we have the best and update information that you can rely on. Eco Adventure Safaris is owned and run by Ugandans and as such, you will be dealing with a team that sells what they know. Contact us here about Top Things to Do in Brazzaville Congo