Congo_flag_ip Country name: Republic of the Congo

Sub-region: Central Africa

Capital: Political and administrative capital: Brazzaville / Economical capital: Pointe Noire

The Republic of Congo is a state of Central Africa straddles the equator and covers 340,000 km2. It is surrounded by Gabon, Cameroon, the Central African Republic and the Democratic Republic of Congo. Its historical relics, idyllic beaches and national parks have made it a popular tourist destination.

Currency: Central African CFA franc

Official languages, languages spoken: French, Kituba, Lingala

Vaccinations: Yellow fever

Airlines flying to the destination: Air France, Royal Air Maroc, Kenya Airways, Angola Airlines, Camair-Co, Equatorial Congo Airlines

We tested for you  Surfing in Pointe Noire : Pointe-Noire is a paradise for surfers and bodyboard enthusiasts but beware some days the sea can be dangerous. The most popular beaches of the city for this activity are: Pointe Kunda, Cote Sauvage and if you have the motivation to go 45 minutes out of town, go surf the waves of M’Vassa.

Quote /proverb  No matter where the mind blows, the sun always goes where it’s supposed to