Member, sign in | Sign up now 
Africa > Congo >

Large map

 Been there 0 |   Great place 0 |   Want to go there 0 |   Write a Review 0 |  

Republic of Congo, also known as Congo-Brazzaville or just Congo, is a country in Africa, a former French colony. (Must not be confused with the neighboring Democratic Republic of Congo). The capital is Brazzaville.

In the south, the country is characterized by mountain range mayombe rising from the coast and inland. The mountains are not particularly high, but is between 500 and 800 meters above sea level. The country's largest mountain is Leketi. The peak is 1,040 meters above sea level. The northern part of the country consists of flat valleys of rainforest. In the southern part of the country there are more rural districts and industry. Northeast of the mountains lies the river Niari. The areas around Niari is the best agricultural area. Niai flows from the mountains and down to the coast. Niari is a big river, but it is nowhere near the country's largest river, the Congo.

Republic of Congo is located in a tropical zone and annual precipitation varies from 1250 millimeters to 2000 millimeters. In the south there is a dry from June to September which is largely unchecked in the north. Temperatures are high throughout the year.

Sponsored links from Abby, The Traveler
Special offers from - Corinthia Hotels
www.corinthia.com

The Corinthia Hotels are a collection of individually-designed luxury five star hotels


Pacific Holidays - Worldwide Tour Operator
pacificholidaysinc.com

Pacific Holidays offers a broad and innovative selection of itineraries to Asia, the South Pacific and Latin America, including a variety of web-only specials.


Emirates.com - Emirates Airline
emirates.com

Book your flight at Emirates.com. Check-in & select your seat online.


Jet Airways - Best way to fly to India
jetairways.com

Fly from over 200 cities across North America and from over 100 cities across Europe


Europcar - Rent a Car & Van Worldwide
europcar.com

Rent with Europcar and save money by booking online. Click to find out more.


Looking4 US - The Travel Comparison Site
looking4.com/us

Select your country in order to find cheap parking and transfers at ports, airports


Tours & Tickets - Tours & Tickets
tours-tickets.com

Tours & Tickets is a flexible tour operator where you can find cheap tickets


Book with - Hard Rock Hotels
www.hardrockhotels.com

Everything You Want in a Destination Vacation


eDreams - Book your Flight on eDreams
edreams.net

Find Special Flight Offers on eDreams. Book Now Your Next Flight & Save!


Apple Vacations - America's #1 Tour Operator
applevacations.com

Should you travel and focus on comfort, good food, the latest audio and video entertainment and great prices on your trip is the Qatar Airways company you have to choose.


Abby The Traveler
Provides information and tips about places around the world...
About Us | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Become a member | Owners  

Copyright  2012 - 2018