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When is the best time to visit the DRC?

To the south, the wet season lasts from October till May and in the north, from April to Novemb..

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What kind of accommodation can I book in the DRC?

Accommodation options in the DRC are limited but the country is slowly awakening to the prospec..

  • July 13, 2020

Do I need a visa to enter the DRC?

Most travellers require a visa before travelling to the DRC. Travellers can check with their tr..

  • July 13, 2020

Are they any medical requirements I should be aware of before travelling to the DRC?

The following vaccinations are highly recommended before travelling to the DRC: routine vaccina..

  • July 13, 2020

Is tap water safe to drink in the DRC?

It is recommended that anyone travelling to the DRC should drink bottled water only, as the cou..

  • July 13, 2020

Are safaris family-friendly in the DRC?

The Democratic Republic of the Congo is not the best destination for family safari trips. The D..

  • July 13, 2020

Do I have to have a certain level of fitness for a safari in the DRC?

Safari-goers coming to the Democratic Republic of the Congo for gorilla trekking should have a ..

  • July 13, 2020

Should I get travel insurance for the DRC?

Most tour operators and travel agents will recommend purchasing travel insurance before arrivin..

  • July 13, 2020

Do I need an international driving license for the DRC?

Travellers opting to self-drive in the DRC require an international driving permit and should a..

  • July 13, 2020