Republic of Congo, Discovery at a Glance

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Republic of Congo - Discovery at a Glance

Republic of the Congo – Discovery at a Glance

8 Days / 7 Nights

Overview


If you think you know Africa, come to the Congo Basin for a perspective-altering experience.

Leave the savannahs behind and explore the towering primary forests, rivers, baïs and grasslands of equatorial Africa.

We have created simple, safe and magical ways for you to walk in the footsteps of the great explorers in the Congo Basin. Connecting our camps and biomes, our range of Discovery journeys are fully inclusive, allowing you the freedom and peace of mind to explore this vast and pristine natural kingdom.

Contact us for more information on the Republic of Congo – Discovery at a Glance journey.

Itinerary

Day 1:
• Airport assistance at Maya Maya Airport (Brazzaville)
• Congo Conservation Company’s charter flight: departs Brazzaville at 1pm, arrives Odzala at 3pm (2 hours), landing at Mboko
• Road transfer from airstrip to Ngaga Camp (3-hour drive through the Odzala-Kokoua National Park)
• Meet the gorilla research team followed by dinner
• Overnight at Ngaga Camp in an en-suite forest chalet

Day 2:
• Gorilla tracking in the morning with a guide and tracker from our team
• Lunch at Ngaga Camp
• Afternoon relaxation followed by a forest walk for bird watching and discovery of forest life and river sundowners
• Overnight at Ngaga Camp in an en-suite forest chalet

Day 3:
• Gorilla tracking in the morning with a guide and tracker from our team
• Lunch at Ngaga Camp
• Afternoon time with the gorilla research team, forest walk and a night walk to view nocturnal forest life
• Overnight at Ngaga Camp in an en-suite forest chalet

Day 4:
• Relaxed morning in camp
• Road transfer through Mbomo village and the Odzala-Kokoua National Park to Mboko Camp for lunch
• Onward to Lango Camp and baï via a kayak trip on the Lekoli River
• Relaxed afternoon in camp or a discovery baï walk, followed by sundowners
• Overnight at Lango Camp in an en-suite forest chalet

Day 5:
• Guided early-morning walk through the baï to get your feet wet
• Lunch at Lango Camp
• Afternoon relaxation, followed by forest walk and bird-watching from the camp deck
• Overnight at Lango Camp in an en-suite forest chalet

Day 6:
• Guided morning walk and breakfast overlooking the baï
• Wooden path walk through the swamp and a game drive transfer to Mboko Camp
• Lunch at Mboko Camp
• Afternoon river cruise on the Lekoli River, swimming in the Likeni River or a guided forest walk
• Overnight Mboko Camp in an en-suite river chalet

Day 7:
• Guided walk through the forest, or simply take some time to relax and enjoy the savannah views – and see what you can spot!
• Lunch at Mboko Camp
• Afternoon river cruise on the Lekoli River, swimming in the Likeni River or a guided forest walk
• Overnight Mboko Camp in an en-suite river chalet

Day 8:
• Breakfast at Mboko Camp
• Congo Conservation Company’s scheduled flight: departs Odzala at 9am, arrives Brazzaville at 11am (2 hours), landing at Maya Maya Airport
• Connect with onward flight or stay in Brazzaville and soak up the city atmosphere

THIS IS A SUGGESTED OUTLINE AND IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE BASED ON LOGISTICS, AVAILABILITY,
WEATHER AND GUEST INTERESTS. ACTIVITIES MAY NOT BE EXPERIENCED IN THIS ORDER.

Price + Inclusions

Republic of Congo – Discovery at a Glance (7 Nights)Price per person
2023
Twin ShareUS$ 13,785
Single SupplementOn request

2023 Departures: Monday and Thursday

Republic of Congo – Discovery at a Glance (7 Nights)Price per person
2024
Twin ShareUS$ 14,535
Single SupplementOn request

2024 Departures: Monday and Thursday

Inclusions:

  • Gorilla tracking permits x 2
  • Boat cruise at Mboko Camp
  • Kayak safari from Mboko to Lango
  • Daily guided forest walks (dry)
  • Guided baï walks (wet)
  • Guided forest night walk
  • Community & culture interaction at Ngaga
  • Meals, house wine/beer/spirits/drinks
  • Limited laundry & WiFi
  • Road transfers (between: airport & hotel; camps & camp activities)
  • Brazzaville tour (half day, including lunch)
  • Airport assistance on arrival
  • Letter of Invitation for Republic of Congo
  • Conservation, med evac & park fees

Gallery

Ngaga Camp

Lango Camp

Mboko Camp


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