Route & dates
3 days in Goma & Kinshasa Itinerary
Goma— 1 day
Fly: 2h 45min
Kinshasa— 2 nights
Fly: 2h 45min
Nestled between two opposites--a lake and a volcano--Goma represents an adventurous vacation spot.Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Nyiragongo.
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If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Goma International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 77°F in September, and nighttime lows around 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to travel to Kinshasa.
Things to do in Goma
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Highlights from your plan
In a city bubbling with life, a Kinshasa vacation offers a non-stop immersion into African culture and history.You've now added Lac Ma Vallée to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Lola ya Bonobo, then explore the activities along Lac Ma Vallée, then don't miss a visit to Paroisse Sainte Anne, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre-Dame Du Congo. Keep things going the next day: browse the exhibits of Academie des Beaux-Arts, examine the collection at Musée de Kinshasa & Académie des Beaux-Arts, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise CBFC-Gombe, then explore the engaging exhibits at Texaf Bilembo, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kinshasa Mosque.
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Getting from Goma to Kinshasa by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive. When traveling from Goma in September, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Kinshasa: temperatures range from 87°F by day to 71°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Things to do in Kinshasa
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