Kinshasa is the third largest city on the African continent, capital of Africa’s third-largest country, the Democratic Republic of Congo (Congo-Kinshasa). It is a major commercial center on the continent, with its enormous natural resources creating an increasingly booming economy. Its population of more than nine million people inhabits a vibrant city of varying contrasts situated on the southern bank of the vast Congo River.For some, the city of Kinshasa represents one of the biggest sporting events in history, the "Rumble in the Jungle". It was October 30, 1974, when the former heavyweight champion, Muhammad Ali, was pitted against the current heavyweight champion George Foreman in an attempt to regain his title. The fight not only resulted in Ali's favor at the end of the eighth round.
• 7 hours
As the deepest river in the world and the second largest in Africa after the Nile, the Congo River is a force to be reckoned with. As it winds through the country, the river provides a lifeline for the thousands of people who live on the banks of it. The river has an extremely diverse mixture of wildlife within it, many endemic and some that are unknown to man, and is bordered by lush, largely uninhabited tropical rainforest in many areas. Today's tour will allow you to soak in a glimpse of life on the Congo River as you cruise upward toward villages along the shore.
• 5 hours
Brazzaville is the largest city in the Republic of the Congo and also the main spot where travel within the Congo begins. It seems to be the hub for many who are looking to explore this very raw, and relatively untouched country. Famous for its sights, culture, and landmarks the city is always bustling and has a very rich, and in some instances hostile, history. Situated on the north side of Congo river offering great views of Kinshasa on the other side, Brazzaville is home to over 1.5 million people and is the financial capital of the ROC.Today you will have a chance to explore many of the highlights of the city as you're transferred to and guided through the most popular points of interest in the city!
• 7 hours
The Democratic Republic of the Congo is one of the most diverse landscapes and rainforests on the face of the planet full of hidden gems waiting to be explored.Brazzaville is the largest city in the Republic of the Congo and also the main spot where travel within the Congo begins. It seems to be the hub for many who are looking to explore this very raw, and relatively untouched country. Famous for its sights, culture, and landmarks the city is always bustling and has a very rich, and in some instances hostile, history. For those who are in Brazzaville and are looking to escape the hustle and bustle of busy city life for the day, heading to Bela Falls will have you feeling recharged and in touch with nature in no time. The falls are located just south-west of the ROC's largest and most populated city, Brazzaville, and today you'll have a chance to explore them and also a local village in the area.
• 8 hours