2 Days Mount Nyiragongo Volcano hike in Virunga Democratic Republic of Congo

3 Days Nyiragongo Volcano Hiking Safari in Congo

Overview of the 2 days Nyiragongo volcano hike Congo Adventure Safari. 

Nyiragongo Volcano in Congo with the world’s largest and most violent lava lake is part of the greater Virunga massif comprised of eight volcanic mountains straddling from Uganda through Rwanda to Democratic Republic of Congo. Standing at 3470m, Nyiragongo Volcano offers an incredible adventure hiking experience with the opportunity to gaze into the red lava pans in the lake after the dark. The safari starts in Gisenyi and ends in Kigali Rwanda.

Safari Highlight of the 2 days Nyiragongo volcano hike Congo Adventure Safari.

Day 1 of the2 days Nyiragongo volcano hike Congo Adventure Safari: Cross to Congo and embark on Nyiragongo Volcano hike

Day 2 of the2 days Nyiragongo volcano hike Congo Adventure Safari: Descend from Nyiragongo Volcano & transfer to Kigali Rwanda

Detailed Safari Itinerary of the 2 days Nyiragongo volcano hike Congo Adventure Safari

Day 1 of the2 days Nyiragongo volcano hike Congo Adventure Safari: Cross to Congo and embark on Nyiragongo Volcano hike

Pick up from Gisenyi Lake Kivu at 6:30am, go through Congo Immigrations at Goma boarder Goma and transfer to Kibati Patrol Post to catch up with historical adventure hike to Nyiragongo Volcano – one of the few remaining most active Volcanoes in Africa.  Nyiragongo hiking starts at 9am. The Mountain is marked by the world’s largest lava lake and can be very dangerous under eruption as evidenced by its recent two eruptions of 1997 and 2002 of which the later destroyed the half of Goma town 20km away.  The trek to the summit 3470m above sea level lasts around 4 – 6 hours depending on one’s physical fitness and does not require complex mountaineering equipment. The night is spent at the crater rim and the lunch and dinner are packed since there is no food preparation on the Mountain.

Accommodation: Mountain Shelter

Day 2 of the 2 Days Nyiragongo Volcano Climbing Adventure Safari in Congo: Descend from Nyiragongo Volcano & transfer to Kigali Rwanda

After breakfast, descend down the Mountain enjoying the views of the surroundings including Lake Kivu, the entire Virunga massif marked with Mountains of Nyamulagira, Karisimbi, Mikeno, Bisoke, Sabyinyo, Gahinga and Sabyinyo and dense Equatorial tract of Congo only second to Amazon on world scale. Upon reaching Kibati, connect back to the border and transfer to Kigali enjoying the sights of Rwandan hillsides.

End of the 2 days Nyiragongo volcano hike Congo Adventure Safari

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  • Bottled water while on safari
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