3 Days Nyiragongo Volcano Hike -Congo Hiking adventure

Mount Nyiragongo is an active strato volcano with an elevation of 3,470 metres (11,380 ft) in the Virunga Mountains associated with the Albertine Rift.Book  3 Days Mount Nyiragongo hike.

This 3 Days Nyiragongo Hike adventure starts from Kigali Rwanda and cross to Goma town and ends again in Kigali Rwanda.

Plan for Congo safari holiday to virunga national park to enjoy other activities like Nyiragongo hike on 3 Days Tour with primate safaris rwanda.

Trip Summary

Day 1: City tour & transfer from kigali to Goma Congo( Driving time is 4-5 Hours)
Day 2: Mount Nyiragongo Volcano Hike ( Hike to the Top about 5-7 Hours Depending on the speed of the group & weather)
Day 3: Descend Mount Nyiragongo & transfer to Kigali ( Driving time 4 hours)

End of 3 Day mount Nyiragongo Volcano Hike.

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Transfer from Kigali ( Rwanda)- Goma (Democratic republic of Congo)

Land cruiser Safari jeep

You will be welcomed by tour guide from Active African Vacations after breakfast to  enjoy a visit to Kigali’s attractions like the genocide Memorial sites, the oldest King’s palace in Nyanza where you will relocate from to Gisenyi Lake Kivu, you will have lunch then cross the Congo border to Goma town where you will have Dinner and Overnight at Mikeno lodge, Lac Kivu Lodge, Ihusi Hotel.  meals on Full board.

Day 2: Hike Mt. Nyiragongo Volcano

Land cruiser Safari jeep
You will wake up early in the morning take breakfast then proceed to the hiking starting point i.e Kibati Patrol Post.

While here, you will climb up to the top of the volcano and at the top you will spot the conical lava lake spewing lava into thin air producing a reddish lighting in the sky that makes all viewers have exceptional encounters and experiences.

This will take you almost the whole day although if the group is more physically fit, you can hike it in a relatively few hours. After reaching the top, you will spot the beautiful lava lake, terrain vegetation and different wildlife species like forest elephants, primates e.g the black and white Colobus monkeys, vervet monkeys as well as brilliant spectacular birds.

Day 3: Descend down the Volcano- Kigali

Descend Nyiragongo
You will wake up and descend back down wards where you will later on transfer form to Gisenyi then to Kigali for lunch  and later proceed straight to the airport for your flight back home.

End of 3 Days Congo Nyiragongo Hike.

3 Days/2 Nights congo nyiragongo Hike safari Includes & Excludes on the prices.

Safari Includes

  1. Nyiragongo Volcano Permit
  2. Mikeno Package/ Sleeping bags
  3. Camping gears at the top of Nyiragongo
  4. Accommodation & Meals as in the travel Plan
  5. 4WD Safari Jeep transportation
  6. Knowledgeable English speaking Guide
  7. Drinking Water & Lunch

 The package excludes

  1. All expenses of personal nature
  2. Air fare, Rwanda Visa
  3. Luxury Drinks & laundry.
  4. Tips to local guides
  5. Porters
  6. Porter fee while trekking
  7. personal insurance
  8. personal shopping bills