Top National Parks to Explore on a Congo Safari Tour

Congo’s untamed rainforest and the authentic wilderness attracts visitors to enjoy an exhilarating safari tour. Visitors to Congo, find it as a hugely appealing safari destination that lays a perfect platform to indulge in exciting activities. A Congo safari tour will help you enjoy the wet, wild and wonderful safari experiences.


The Democratic Republic of the Congo boasts of having some of the most ecologically significant nature reserves and national parks, which is a home to the critically endangered species on the planet. Let us discuss some of the top national parks of the Democratic Republic Congo that you can explore on a Congo safari to witness many plant and animal species:

1. Garamba National Park:

The Garamba National Park has a diverse ecosystem with vast grasslands, woodlands, Savannahs, swampy depressions and forests along the river banks. This impressive park is a home to the white rhinoceros, hippopotamus, elephant and endemic subspecies of the Congolese giraffe. Apart from this, you can also get an opportunity to spot the hyena, antelopes, hogs, bongo, chimpanzee and the small diurnal primates. The Garamba National Park is managed by the Congolese Institute for Nature Conservation.

2. Kahuzi Biega National Park:


Located in Bukavu Town of the Democratic Republic of Congo, the Kahuzi Biega National Park is known for its mountainous and lowland terrain. Having an area about 6,000 square kilometers, the Kahuzi-Biega is considered as one of the largest national parks in the Congo. This national park in DRC is a home to the endangered species of the Eastern Lowland Gorilla, Chimpanzee, colubus bai, the giant forest genet and the aquatic genet. You can enjoy an exhilarating Congo gorilla tours at the Kahuzi Biega national park.

3. Virunga National Park:


The Virunga National Park stretches from the Virunga mountains to the Ruwenzori Mountains of Eastern DRC. This park is a home to the mountain gorillas, endemic birds, forest elephants, chimpanzee, buffaloes and more. You can enjoy a fun filled mountain gorilla trekking safari in Congo’s Virunga National Park to spot the highly intelligent and good natured mountain gorillas. To protect the park from excessive poaching and imminent invasion, the Virunga National Park is protected and managed by the Virunga Foundation.


You can rely on Congo Discovery Safaris to book a customized Congo safari tours package at the best price for experiencing the thrill and adventure of the African wilderness. As a reputable tour operating company, we offer a wide variety of Congo travel and tour packages to indulge in adventurous activities like mountain hiking, exploring different cultures and communities and mountain gorilla trekking.


We are dedicated to providing the best service and reliable guidance that will make your safari holiday to Congo a memorable trip. To know more about our affordable Congo tour and travel packages, please feel free to give a call today at +2 5078 321 2857, +24 399 085 6520! For more information you can stay connected with us on our facebook and twitter pages .


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