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2 Days Nyiragongo Volcano Hiking Safari – Virunga National Park

The 2 days Nyiragongo hiking takes you to Nyiragongo Mountain which is the most active volcano in the whole world and it’s situated in North West of Democratic Republic of Congo. The mountain has an elevation of 3470 lying with in virunga national park in Rwanda. The mountain is one of world’s active volcanoes with smoke and beautiful fire flames viewed every day but for best observation are at night.

Nyiragongo mountain eruption between 1882, 1977, 1994 and 2002 with lava flowing to Lake Kivu, the eruption killed many people and left many injured and homeless.

2 Days Nyiragongo Hiking Safari

  • Day 1: Nyiragongo hiking to the summit.
  • Day 2: Descending to the bottom and transfer back to Kigali international airport.
Activity highlights
  • Hiking Mountain Nyiragongo Active Volcano in DR Congo
Why Book this trip
  • Trip Departs any date
  • Gorilla trekking permit included
  • Accommodation and meals inclusive
  • Tour can be customized
  • Professional guides
  • Group discounts available
  • Travel in a Standard 4×4 safari vehicle.
  • Drinking water during trip.

2 Days Mount Nyiragongo Volcano Hike – Virunga National Park

Day 1: Nyiragongo hiking to the summit

The driver will pick you from the hotel which is in Gisenyi town very early in the morning. He will drive through Goma town to Virunga national park headquarters for briefing and you will be given a well knowledgeable guide. You will set off with hiking at 10:30am if you use kibati starting point, it take around 5 hours to reach the summit of Nyiragongo Mountain. You will pass in steep, muddy and slippery route, thorns and tall trees will be on the way.

Upon arrival at the summits dinner and accommodation at the mountain camp tents.

Day 2: Descending to the bottom and transfer back to Kigali international airport

After your memorable breakfast from Nyiragongo summit, you will start sloping down at 6:30 am to the bottom where you will find your driver waiting to transfer you to Kigali international airport to catch up with your flight back home.

End of 2 days safari to Nyiragongo.

What to Carry for your 2 Days Nyiragongo Hiking Safari

  • Water proofed rain coat
  • Rubber hiking boots
  • Water proofed bags
  • Immunization card
  • Walking stick

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