Trusted Tour Operators Recommended
by Virunga National Park

Although the park does not endorse any travel agency, as a courtesy to visitors we have compiled the following list of local tour operators:

KivuTravel
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

Contact Information
Email: info@kivutravel.com
Telephone:

  • Eric de Lamotte : + 32 495 586 807 (Belgium)
  • Roger Paluku : + 243 81 31 35 608 (DR Congo)
  • Michel Verwilghen : + 32 476 399 783 (Belgium)

www.kivutravel.com
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OkapiTours
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

Contact Information
Email:
okapitoursandtravelcompany@gmail.com;
emmanuelrufubya@yahoo.fr
Telephone:

  • +24399432877 (DR Congo)
  • +250783589405 (Rwanda)

www.okapitoursandtravel.com

OkapiTours
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.
Contact Information
Email: Info@gocongo.com
Telephone:

  • 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)

www.gocongo.com
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

Contact Information
Email: amahorotours@gmail.com
Telephone: + 250 788687448 (Rwanda)
www.amahoro-tours.com
Address: Market Street, Musanze, Ruhengeri, P.O.Box 87, Ruhengeri, Rwanda

Kasitu Eco-ToursThe 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

Contact information
Email: ecotourskasitu@yahoo.com
Telephone:

  • +243997728103 (Congo)
  • +243998858405(Congo)

www.kasituecotours.com
Address: 284, Avenue du Lac Kivu, Himbi 2, Goma,Nord-Kivu, RD Congo

OkapiTours
Mapendano Voyages organizes tours in DR Congo, Rwanda, Uganda and Tanzania. See their website for more information.
Contact information
Email: assmapendanosafari@yahoo.fr /info@mapendanovoyages.com
Telephone:

  • +243999816555 (Congo)
  • +250785003693 (Rwanda)
  • +250788761069 (Rwanda)

Website: www.mapendanovoyages.com
www.mapendanovoyages-jp.com (Japanese)
Address: BP 122 Kigali, Rwanda