The quieter of the two capitals on the Congo River, Brazzaville is home to the famous sartorial subculture ‘Les Sapeurs’. Established as early as the 1920’s, its aspirational roots continue to embody its acronym, a ‘Society of Ambiance Makers and Elegant People’.

Prepare for Brazzaville

Be well prepared for your trip. Access information on safety and health, current affairs, what to read and, if you have time, some local language.

Tips for Brazzaville

Our tips to get more from your visit.