The Congo is home to half of the world’s lowland gorillas, who share the pristine rain forests with bonobo chimpanzees and forest elephant. The biodiversity of the area is fast attracting eco-tourists to the country. The African rain forests offer visitors a wild life experience like no other. In these forests indigenous people live here as they have for hundreds of years.
The vibrant capital Brazzaville overlooks the river. It boasts good food, a lively nightlife and interesting art scene.