Congo Highlights Tour

2025

1 06/07/2025

Arrive in Brazzaville

- Arrive into the capital city of Brazzaville and transfer to our hotel.

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2 07/07/2025

Brazzaville city tour

- In the morning we will attend a traditional dance and visit the craft market before heading for lunch.

- In the afternoon we will visit the Sacred Heart Cathedral and the Mausoleum of Pierre De Brazza; one of the few white colonists who is still held in high regard in Africa.

- Afterwards we will meet the sapeurs - the 'society of elegant persons of the Congo'; a unique Congolese subculture dating back to the 1940's.

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3 08/07/2025

Lesio Luna

- Today we drive north to Lesio Luna; a national reserve dedicated to the protection of gorillas.

- Upon arrival we will travel by boat to 3 different islands where we will have the chance to observe gorillas.

- Afterwards, we will return to the capital city of Brazzaville.

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4 09/07/2025

Pointe Noire

- Fly south to the city of Pointe Noire, the main commercial centre of Republic of Congo.

- Free time in the afternoon

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5 10/07/2025

Conkouati National Park

- Today we depart for the UNESCO-recognized coastal national park Conkouati-Douli.

- Free afternoon to relax around our camp and on the beach.

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6 11/07/2025

Mangroves and chimpanzees

- We will drive further along the coast this morning before transferring to boats for a trip along the mangroves.

- Stop for lunch before travelling down the river to visit the chimpanzee island sanctuary.

- Afterwards, return to our camp where we'll stay for a second night.

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7 12/07/2025

Return to Pointe Noire

- After breakfast return to Pointe Noire where we'll have the chance to visit the local craft market.

- Rest of the afternoon is free to spend around the beach.

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8 13/07/2025

Pointe Noire tour

- Visit the African Circle Museum of Pointe Noire; a celebration of Congo's diverse cultural heritage.

- Drive to Loango regional museum and learn about the Loango kingdom.

- Trek down the scenic Diosso Gorge, known as the 'Grand Canyon of Congo'.

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9 14/07/2025

Tour Ends / Angola extension

- Today the tour ends. Transfer to the airport, unless you are joining our Angola tour where we will depart early to cross to Cabinda.

Please note:

please note a local charge of €60 is payable on arrival for the domestic flight to Pointe Noire.

Details

Includes:
  • Accommodation: twin rooms in Brazzavillle Pointe Noire, shared huts in Conkouati
  • All land transport
  • English speaking local guides
  • Lupine tour leader
  • All breakfasts
  • Lunches and dinners in Conkouati
  • Airport transfers
Excludes:
  • Domestic flight Brazzaville to Pointe Noire (€60 local payment required)
  • Lunches and dinners in Brazzaville and Pointe Noire
  • Single supplement (only available in Brazzaville and Pointe Noire)
  • International flights
  • Visa fee
  • Tips
  • Other personal expenses
Prices:
  • Tour Price: £2645
  • Deposit: £750
  • Single Room Supplement: £250
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