Democratic Republic of Congo Things to Do

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Democratic Republic of Congo Things to Do

  • Kahuzi Biega National Park

    Kahuzi-Biega National Park is named after Mt. Kahuzi (3,308m) and Mt. Biega (2, 790m) located in the South Kivu Province, east of Democratic Republic of Congo. The National Park spreads from the Congo River basin to the northwest of Bukavu. For the protection of the Eastern Lowland Gorillas (Gorilla beringei graueri), a Reserve of Mt. Kahuzi was...

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  • Okapi and Pygmy

    Visit the Okapi National Park and later the pygmy village.They are located in Epulu in Eastern DRC. It is near to Uganda

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  • Congo Drc touched my heart

    The one place in the world that truly touched my heart was Congo.I LOVED Congo. It is the most amazing place in the entire world, Congo made me laugh and Congo made me cry. It will stay in my memory forever. To think that I was so afraid before we visited Congo - now I cant think what I was afraid of! The people are so amazing and so beautiful. How...

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  • NYIRAGONGO VOLCANO

    Nyiragongo is an active and dangerous volcano dominating the skyline of Goma. On January 17, 2002 a massive eruption destroyed more than 15% of Goma killing scores of people and leaving 120,000 homeless. The black lava rock is still there and a lot of new homes, shops and markets have been built on top of it. The lava deposits are so deep and wide...

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  • Local Food - Fried Tilapia and Cassava

    Tilapia is the fish caught in the local lake Kivu, near Bukavu. At the time of our visit, it was plentiful and if cooked well is extremely tasty. Fried with some spices we found to be best.Often it was served with Cassava, the staple root vegetable of the area which is quite stodgy and doesn't have much taste but provides you with some carbs. If...

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  • Lubumbashi "Oasis"

    At that time (1973), Lubumbashi was one of the major cities outside of Kinshasa. Things were a little run-down but it was a chance to experience something different. This area of Zaire contains the country's major mineral deposits so it was always a very contentious issue as to who was exerting control here. There was a foreign exchange rule that...

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  • Those days it was possible to...

    Those days it was possible to travel from Bujumbura in Burundi up north crisscrossing borders of Zaïre, Rwanda and Uganda wich made for a trip on it's own.Once there one certainly MUST see the Gorillas.Once accustomed to the jungle you just dont want to leave it anymore.

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  • Gorilla trekking. It is not a...

    Gorilla trekking. It is not a cheap activity but one of the most rewarding approx U$150 -$300. You MUST have a guide................you can get real close!

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  • went for a cartrip to the...

    went for a cartrip to the harbor of Matadi , but didn't get there , because of the local police , had to pay some 'matabich'

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  • The most important thing in...

    The most important thing in visiting former Congo, ex-Zaïre and now again Congo is to abstain from going there.The quality of that abstinence is that odds for a long and happy life are on your side.

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Democratic Republic of Congo Hotels

  • Hotel Memling

    You do not compaire hotes around the world as you cant compaire countries. for congolese, memling is...

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  • Hotel Ihusi

    the hotel is a bit of a maze but makes it interesting. The swiming pool is 1st class. everything...

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  • Grand Hotel Kinshasa

    Rooms and bathrooms have seen better days (1970's). There's wifi internet access!! Alas not fast....

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  • Hotel Sultani

    30, Avenue de la Justice, Commune de la Gombe, Kinshasa, 7248, Democratic Republic of the Congo

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Solo

  • Hotel Invest

    Av. Kabinda, Cité RTNC Lingwala, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

  • Hotel Ave Maria

    Avenue Colonel Ebeya, 3, Zone de la Gombe, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

    Satisfaction: Terrible

    Good for: Solo

  • Faden House

    117 avenue colonel tshatshi, Gombe, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Families

  • Hotel Venus

    306, Avenue de la Gombe, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

    Satisfaction: Average

    Good for: Couples

  • Flats Hotel Luntu

    Avenue de l'Oua, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

    Good for: Families

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