3 Days Nyiragongo Volcano Hike Tour

Prepare to be awe-struck by the beauty, the wonder and the captivating views of the Nyiragongo volcano with its lake of fire on top on this 3 Days Nyiragongo Volcano hike. The Nyiragongo volcano is an active volcano of the Virunga mountains whose recent eruption (May 2021) caused great destruction of property near Goma and some lives were lost. Trips to hike this great wonder were temporarily halted but we hope they will resume soon. This trip will help you to be counted among the lucky few to reach the top of this great wonder. An overnight on top overlooking the burning lake will give you lasting memories and great photo moments. Forget about the comfort of a hotel room and be ready to roll out for an adventure where you will sleep under the open skies in a mountain shelter with a sleeping bag as your mattress and cover as you gaze at the stars.
Trip summary
Day 1: Pick up from Kigali and transfer to Goma
Day 2: Nyiragongo hike
Day 3: Descend the volcano and transfer back to Kigali

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Pick up from Kigali and transfer to Goma

You will be picked from your hotel in Kigali and transfer to the Congo border near Gisenyi where your Congo guide will pick you and transfer you to Goma in Congo for overnight at Ihusi hotel (budget) /La Joie Plaza (deluxe)/ Kivu lodge (luxury)

Day 2: Nyiragongo hike

3 days Nyiragongo hikeEarly in the morning, you will be picked from your hotel after breakfast and drive to Kibati visitor center for briefing ready to begin your hike of Nyiragongo volcano. You will commence the hike to the top where you will camp for a night as you gaze at the burning lake in the Volcano’s vent. Overnight at the Volcano rim in the mountain shelters.

Day 3: Descend the volcano and transfer back to Kigali

In the morning, you will descend the Volcano and transfer back to Gisenyi where your Rwandan guide will drive you back to Kigali for drop off.

Included in this tour package;

• Nyiragongo hiking fees
• Park Ranger Fees
• Relevant Government Taxes
• Full Board Accommodation
• Full-time English speaking Driver/Guide
• Ground Transportation by a 4×4 safari vehicle
• Airport transfer, as long as your flight is on the same day on which the safari ends.

Exclusions:
• Airfares
• Visa Fees
• Personal Insurance
• Expenses of personal nature such as; drinks, tips, laundry, telephone, cigarettes, accommodation & meals not indicated in the itinerary and optional activities

Safari Lodges and Vehicles

Accommodation in Congo

Accommodation in Congo

Accommodtion in Nyiragongo

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