Kwafrika Travel 5 days Kinshasa experience package makes you visit Kinshasa city and its surrounding in the DR Congo. It makes you visit Zongo falls, watching the water roaring over the precipice into the river will be unforgettable. You will stop at the most beautiful botanical garden in the country.
Moreover, you will visit the Bonobos, our closest living relatives, with more than 99% identical DNA. Therefore, you will visit Kinshasa in a crash city tour where you will discover Kinshasa’s vibrant culture and history. The tour ends in Parc de la vallée de la N’Sele. It is a park located in the western part of Congo in the commune of Maluku. Additionally, the park is being populated with more and more animals representing the biodiversity of the Congo. It contains: lions, impalas, zebras, giraffes, buffaloes, hippos, rhinos, elephants. After experiencing lions, you will go for a majestic and relaxing boat cruise on the Congo River.
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You will be met at N’djili International Airport by Kwafrika Travel representative who will whisk you away to your hotel. Spend the rest of the day unwinding.
You will leave too early from your hotel in Kinshasa to Kisantu. It takes 3 to 4 hours to reach Kisantu in the Bas Congo where the Kisantu botanical garden and Zongo waterfall are located. Upon your arrival in Kisantu, you will stop at Kisantu Botanical garden. The Botanical Garden of Kisantu is the most beautiful botanical garden in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. It was founded over a century ago by a missionary. Inside, you will find thousands of trees, thousands of plants, a school and the best restaurant of Kisantu. While wandering around you will spot a crocodile and two monkeys. In the evening proceed to Selli Safari Resort for overnight.
Located 130 kilometers (90 miles) from Kinshasa, Selli Safari Resort provides a lovely setting & a spectacular scenery to the Zongo Waterfalls. The gorgeous Zongo falls are one of DRC’s most spectacular sights. Getting to the viewpoints involves some hiking, but watching the water roaring over the precipice into the river below is unforgettable. What makes Zongo waterfalls unique is the water vapor that rises to the sky when the river water hits the ground. If in dry season, you might go to the beach located 10 km away from the waterfall, there you could experience the massage waterfall. In the afternoon, proceed back to Kinshasa.
Dinner and overnight at Memling Hotel
You will leave too early from your hotel, to reach the bonobos sanctuary at around 11 am. The Bonobos are our closest living relatives, with more than 99% identical DNA, are protected in a special preserve right outside Kinshasa. The sanctuary is surrounded by the rainforest and has a lake inside. Just as you enter the sanctuary, you will be brought to the briefing room. The visit is done in groups, the first group starts at 10 am. The others are done after an interval of 1h30’ up to 4 o’clock when the final group is supposed to end the last visit.
In the afternoon, you will go for a crash Kinshasa city tour where you will discover Kinshasa's vibrant culture and history on a tour of the city that explores local landmarks, a bustling market, and the banks of the churning Congo River. Traveling with a local guide, you'll learn the stories behind each place you see, from the National Museum to Kabila's Mausoleum and the Place of Independence. Dinner Chez Flore Restaurant, Lunch Majestic River Restaurant (with view on the river and Brazzaville) and overnight in your hotel in Kinshasa.
After breakfast in your hotel in Kinshasa, proceed to Parc de la vallée de la N’sele. Parc de la vallée de la N’Sele is a park located in the western part of the Democratic Republic of Congo in the commune of Maluku. It is approximately 90 min from the city center Kinshasa. Not only it does offer conservation but it also provides a space for relaxation and entertainment. The park offers tourists fresh and pure air. It is being populated with more and more animals representing the biodiversity of the Congo. It contains: lions, impalas, zebras, giraffes, buffaloes, hippos, rhinos, elephants. In addition there are a lot of activities around the park. Cycling, kayaking, hiking or riding the Zip line. For the moment, the herbivores live in freedom. Lions, crocodiles, monitor lizards are in an enclosure. Ultimately, all animals should be released from enclosures to live in freedom.
After game safaris in Parc de la vallée de N’sele, you will go to safaris beach for the majestic one hour boat cruise on Congo River. The cruise is done in a speedboat with an experience captain who bring you through a captivating cruise on the river for an entire hour.
Dinner and overnight at Safari Beach Resort.
In the morning, you will be transfer to N”djili International Airport for departure.
End of the trip