About us

Kwafrika Travel has been the leading tour company in DR Congo for over 5 years now, giving personal and swift service, having strong visibility with a strong name, a visible logo and an original strategy by being among the first tour operators in the region to sparehead ecotourism investing 20% of its profit in community project. We work with local expert training and using them as guides leveraging their local expertise. We value customer service, our staff speaks English, French, Kiswahili and Spanish. We are known for asking questions to make sure we deliver exactly what the clients want, this is translated into excellent reviews from previous customers.

Kwafrika Travel strongest point is to being innovative. We have created our own routes whereby we have developed activities in areas no one else is going to. We are actively promoting tours going remote regions like Mbandaka to meet remote communities like pygmies, ekonda and tomba people. We organize expeditions on the Congo river from Kinshasa visiting fisherman villages and tracking the bonobos in the wild. We are also active in Eastern Congo, trekking both eastern lowland and mountain gorillas in Kahuzi Biega and Virunga National park.
From January 2023, Kwafrika Travel will be the only tour operator in DR Congo (maybe in the world) to offer a virtual reality trips to literally anywhere in the country, bringing DR Congo to the world.

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Adventure Activities

Our vision is to be a leading provider of travel solutions across DR Congo, recognized by our clients for delivering excellence. We offer tours and activities in Eastern, Western and Southern Congo. From the Gorilla trekking, Volcano hiking, game safaris, village visits, teambuilding and mesmerizing cruises on lakes and oceans we make your dream to visit Congo comes true.

Why Book with Us

We are local expert working hands on hands with local communities in the strict respect of the environment to make tourism a tool for sustainable development in the DRC. Kwafrika Travel was proclaimed the sustainability leader in DRC by the Vice Governor of North-Kivu for commencing “Programme Utalii Kwetu”. A program aiming to win the minds of the next generation of Congolese making sure they protect and preserve our biodiversity which is facing a staggering destruction. More than 20 000 USD invested and 10 000 kids spread across 25 schools around Virunga National Park are involved in the program. To know more about the program go to www.utaliigroup.org

We invest 20% of revenue in community

We fund programme Utalii Kwetu to conserve with kids one of the world's most threatened protected areas

100% Customizable

Tell us about your trip requirement. We'll work together to customize your trip to meet your exact requirement so that you have a memorable trip.

Local Experts. Middle-man Free Pricing

We're a local travel agency. When you book with us, you get best possible price, which is middle-man free.

No Hidden Charges

We don't add hidden extras cost. All trips include travel permit, lodging and fooding. There are no surprises with hidden costs.

Multiple Award winning company

We've received Certificates of Excellence award from the Congolese Minister of Tourism and the Vice Governor of North-Kivu province

We cover the entire DRC

We are the only tour operator in DR Congo organising safaris with teams on the ground in Southern, Eastern and Western Congo

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From January 2023, Kwafrika Travel will be the only tour operator in DR Congo (maybe in the world) to offer a virtual reality trips to literally anywhere in the country, bringing DR Congo to the world.

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Latest Articles

Our role as a tour operator is to create and maintain the right tour packages for you, our esteemed customers. The role of our blogging section is to provide you with all the information you need to make an informed decision prior to travelling. You can chat with us directly on the website and engage us on [email protected] to get in touch with one of our travel specialists. Below is a set of our recent blog articles:

CONGO BASIN DESTINATION, one of resolutions the Congo Basin Conclave

Congo Basin Destination An establishment of a common destination entitled  ‘Congo Basin Destination‘ was one of resolutions of the recently concluded Congo Basin Conclave. Despite the fact that the Congo Basin Countries possess enormous potential to boost ecotourism for development, the region is listed among …

Je veux visiter Idjwi, cette île idyllique situé à l’Est du Congo

Située entre le Rwanda à l’Est et la République démocratique du Congo à l’Ouest, Idjwi est la deuxième plus grande île lacustre d’Afrique. Flottant au milieu du lac Kivu, visiter Idjwi, cette île à une superficie de 340 km², est l’une des expériences incontournables lors …

Visiting Idjwi Island in Eastern Congo

Located between Rwanda in the East and the Democratic Republic of the Congo in the west, Idjwi is the second largest lake island in Africa. Floating out in the middle of Lake Kivu, visiting Idjwi Island, a 340 sq km,is one of the must do …