DR Congo visa requirements for Nigerians

Travel and visa requirements

Basic Travel Requirements for Nigerians visiting DR Congo

Travelers are required to fulfill the following requirements in order to apply for a Congolese Visa.


  • A valid passport.
  • Duly completed and signed visa application form.
  • If the applicant is a minor, the parents/legal guardians have to sign the form.
  • Passport-size photographs taken in white background.
  • Travel document.
  • Proof of financial support.
  • Proof of accommodation
  • Copy of return flight ticket
  • Documentation showing applicant’s ties to home country, e.g. verification from applicant’s employer.
  • Medical Insurance.
  • Documentation confirming the purpose of travel.

Dr Congo Visa for Nigerians

Facts about Dr Congo


Tourists can see wildlife they have never seen or heard before. Tourists in the country can meet young pygmies, spot bonobos and okapi which cannot be found anywhere else in the world. In Kinshasa, there is a market where the best of Congolese art, tribal masks, and other attractive artifacts can be gotten. DR Congo has indigenous cultures and beautiful scenery.
 
Tourism in DR Congo is not prevalent in the country because of the unrest in the country. The country welcomes an average of 200,000 foreigners yearly.
 
Foreigners will not be allowed entry into DR Congo with more than $5,400. 

Types of Dr Congo Visa


Types of Visa Processing Time Duration of Stay
Tourist visa 5 -7 working days 90 days
Business visa 5 -7 working days 30 days
Work visa 5 -7 working days 90 days

General Requirements for Dr Congo Visa


  • A valid passport.
  • Duly completed and signed visa application form.
  • If the applicant is a minor, the parents/legal guardians have to sign the form.
  • Passport-size photographs taken in white background.
  • Travel document.
  • Proof of financial support.
  • Proof of accommodation
  • Copy of return flight ticket
  • Documentation showing applicant’s ties to home country, e.g. verification from applicant’s employer.
  • Medical Insurance.
  • Documentation confirming the purpose of travel.

Dr Congo Visa Fees


Visa Type

Sub Types

Visa Fees

Tourist visa

200.00 (USD)

Business visa

200.00 (USD)

Work visa

200.00 (USD)

Dr Congo Visa Application Centres & Embassies in Nigeria


Location

Address

Abuja

Address: 5 Malabo Street, Off Aminu Kano Crescent, Wuse 2, Abuja

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Phone: (+234) 903 443 5708

Frequently Asked Questions


What currency is used in Congo??
The currency used in Congo is the Congolese Franc (CDF). It was created in 1997 to replace the Zaïre.

How rich is Congo??
The Democratic Republic of Congo sits on an estimated $24 trillion worth of natural resources, including 3.2 trillion cubic feet of natural gas, large deposits of iron ore, platinum, diamonds, gold and uranium, as well as 106270 square kilometers of arable land.

How safe is Congo to travel to??
Given that there are still serious security threats in the DRC for tourists, it's best to visit with a tour company who will know how best to keep you safe.

How large is the Democratic Republic of the Congo??
The Democratic Republic of the Congo is the 11th-largest country in the world by area (2,344,858 total sq. km).

How much will l pay for single entry visa to 10 days stay. Plsconfirz if issuance is compulsory?

What is the cost of a business visa to congo?

How do I apply for DRC visa?
Adejumo Afeez Adebayo

8 months ago

How can apply for the the visa,am Lagos State, Nigeria


Pls I want to apply for a tourist visa?

I am residing in a country where there is no DRC Embassy. How can I process my application for a "visa on arrival" to be issued on my arrival at Kinshasa airport. Thank you?

Need a visa too Drc congo any help?
Chidi

1 week ago

I need visa