Congo visa requirements for South Africans
Travel and visa requirements
Basic Travel Requirements for South Africans visiting Congo
Travelers are required to fulfill the following requirements in order to apply for a Congolese Visa.
Congo Visa for South Africans
Facts about Congo
The Republic of the Congo, also called Congo-Brazzaville, is a central African nation with rainforest reserves that are habitats for gorillas. Its capital city, Brazzaville, lies across the Congo River from Kinshasa, the capital of neighboring Democratic Republic of the Congo. Brazzaville's highlights include traditional craft markets and the mid-20th-century Basilique Sainte-Anne, with a green-tiled roof and spire.
Travelers are advised to leave all valuable items at home because on the pick-pocketing that is likely to happen at times in the country. You are also advised to stay safe and avoid having unprotected sex.
Types of Congo Visa
|Types of Visa||Processing Time||Duration of Stay|
|Tourist visa||5 - 7 working days||60 days|
|Business visa||5 - 7 working days||60 days|
|Official visa||5 - 7 working days||60 days|
General Requirements for Congo Visa
Congo Tourist Visa Eligibility & Requirements
Congo Business Visa Eligibility & Requirements
Congo Official Visa Eligibility & Requirements
Congo Visa Fees
Congo Visa Application Centres & Embassies in South Africa
960 Arcadia Street, Arcadia, Pretoria.
+27 12 342 5508
Is the Republic of Congo safe??
Yes, Congo Brazzaville is one of the safer cities in Africa.
What s the Congo known for??
Do you need a visa to go to Congo??
Yes, all South African passport holders require a visa to visit Congo.
Does Congo have diamonds??
Why is it called the Congo??