Okapi Wildlife Reserve – Okapi Watching in Congo
Planning to visit the most rare okapi in Congo ? Okapi Wildlife reserve is the only place where you can see the okapi while on congo safari , Car Rental Congo is ready to help you in tailoring the okapi wildlife in Congo .
Location of Okapi Wildlife Reserve .
Okapi Can be accessed through beni or bunia road on the turn point to connect to Kinshasa City however car Rental congo team has the required expertise to handle the transportation to Okapi Wildlife Reserve while on Congo Safari.
Facts about Okapi Wildlife Reserve.
The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the most biologically diverse country in Africa, holds a number of natural treasures and rare species of mammals such as gorillas, elephant and bonobo. There’s a diversity of plants and animals, including the okapi which is found only in DRC in the world.
The Okapi Wildlife Reserve was established in 1992 and it was listed as a World Heritage Site in 1996, it has helped protect the habitat of the okapi and preserved rare plants and animal life, as well as the lifestyle and culture of indigenous people.
Size of Okapi Wildlife Reserve
Okapi Wildlife Reserve sits on 13,700 square kilometers of the Ituri Forest and this is one of the most important centers of plant and animal diversity in Africa. Okapi Wildlife Reserve is exciting like Maiko national Park and true reward for Cultural tours in Congo.
Things to See in Okapi
Okapi Wildlife Reserve has the largest population of okapi, forest elephants and chimpanzees in DRC, along with 13 species of primates, leopard, forest buffalo, bongo antelope, water chevrotain, and a wide variety of birds and insects, are among the wildlife harbored in the Reserve. While on Congo Safari to Okapi Wildlife Reserve expect to see some while animals too .