Tour Operators Information
Tour operators can offer many services to help your trip go smoothly, including arranging transportation, hotels in Goma, food and equipment for the treks, and guides. The tour operators listed below have worked with Virunga National Park's tourism office, and are familiar with the park.
Kivu Travel is a travel agency specializing in the Great Lakes region and particularly in Kivu. It's Belgian and Congolese partners are experts in this area and have an excellent and large network. Kivu Travel promotes responsible tourism in this region, which truly is a paradise of flora & fauna! Its people are extraordinary, and see the tourists as a promise of renewal for their country! Kivu Travel is definitely the best partner to show you Kivu in a secure way and lets you discover its natural wealth and its friendly population by also visiting socio-economic projects supported by KT.
Specialties: Specialized in international travel to the Kivu region; including visits to Goma, Bukavu, Virunga NP, Kahuzi Biega NP, Garamba NP, Epulu NP, Rwanda, Burundi.
Base of operations: DR Congo & Belgium
Languages of operation: French, English & Swahili
Eric de Lamotte : + 32 495 586 807 (Belgium)
Roger Paluku : + 243 81 31 35 608 (DR Congo)
Michel Verwilghen : + 32 476 399 783 (Belgium)
Okapi Tours and Travel Company
Okapi tours and travel company is a company registered in Democratic Republic of Congo with a head office in Goma. The company organizes tour programs in Democratic Republic of Congo, Rwanda, Uganda, Burundi, Tanzania and Kenya. Our primary goal is to promote a high-quality visitor experience in an environment which will be a benefit to everybody.
Specialties: Travel in the great lakes region of Africa and throughout the entire country of DR Congo.
Base of operations: DR Congo
Languages of operation: English, French, Spanish
Go-Congo is a Tour Operator active throughout the DR Congo including a (private)boat service on the Congo River between Kisangani and Kinshasa. We have representatives and guides in Kinshasa, Kisangani, Mbandaka, Goma and Lubumbashi. We work with the National Parks such as Virunga, Kahuzi Biega, Epulu, Kundulungu and Lomako.
Specialties: The DR Congo and all it has to offer
Base of operations: Kinshasa, DR Congo
Languages of operation: French, English, Lingala, Swahili
General Director : Van Roten Michel +243 81 18 37 010 (DR Congo)
Operations Manager : Evelyne Makitu : +243 998 16 23 31 (DR Congo)
Our Kivu agent : Jacques Kambale Sherty +243 994 37 97 33 (DR Congo)
Address: Avenue Boboso 43, C/ Limete, Kinshasa, DR Congo
Amahoro Tours prides itself in being an established leader in community-based tourism and ecotourism in Rwanda and the DR Congo. Our tailor-made tours guarantee a maximum of interaction with the local population and intimate experiences of beautiful nature.
Specialties: Tailor made trips in Eastern DR Congo and Rwanda, hotel bookings, gorilla permits, car hire, airport transfers, etc.
Base of operations: Ruhengeri, Rwanda
Languages of operation: English
Kasitu Eco Tours
The team of Kasitu Eco Tours welcomes you to the Switzerland in Africa. We invite you to discover Africa’s best kept secret, an exciting natural and cultural experience of a still widely unspoilt part of the continent. We are an established leader in community-based tourism and eco tourism in Northern Kivu. Our tailor-made tours guarantee a maximum of interaction with the local population and intimate experience with Eastern DRC’s beautiful nature. We cooperate with an extensive network of community organisations, international NGOs and likeminded private companies.
Specialties: Promoting a high-quality visitor experience in an environment which benefits an increasing number of local people directly. We specialize in tours to Virunga National park, Kahuzi-Biega National Park, lake Kivu and the surrounding region. We can also arrange transport to and from international airports in Kigali and/or Entebbe.
Base of operations: Goma, North Kivu, DR Congo
Languages of operation: French, English, Swahili
Address: 284, Avenue du Lac Kivu, Himbi 2, Goma,Nord-Kivu, RD Congo
Mapendano Voyages organizes tours in DR Congo, Rwanda, Uganda and Tanzania. See their website for more information.
Base of operations: Kigali, Rwanda & Arusha Tanzania
Languages of operation: English, French, Swahili, Japanese
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Telephone: +243999816555 (Congo)
Address: BP 122 Kigali, Rwanda