The 2 days Nyiragongo hike safari takes you to Virunga national park located in Democratic Republic of Congo for beautiful view of boiling Lava Lake. Nyiragongo Volcano is one of the few mountains in the whole world with the lava lake at the summit and it’s open to the tourists. The other mountains with lava lakes are not opened to the tourists but are only allowed for research purposes with controlled conditions.
- Day 1: Transfer to Congo and embark on Nyiragongo Volcano Hike
- Day 2: Descend Nyiragongo volcano for transfer to Kigali
Day 1: Transfer to Congo and embark on Nyiragongo Volcano Hike
Our safari guide, will pick up from Gisenyi Lake Kivu after your early morning breakfast. Drive to Congo through immigrations at Goma border, clear with immigration and drive to Kibati headquarters where you will be briefed before heading for a historical adventure hike to Nyiragongo volcano, one of the most active volcanoes with Lava Lake at the summit. The trek to the summit takes 5-7 hours depending on your fitness. Upon arrival at the summit, take photos, enjoy the beautiful view and learn more about this volcano. You will spend a night at the mountain, dinner and overnight at mountain tent.
Day 2: Descend Nyiragongo volcano for transfer to Kigali
Have morning breakfast as you enjoy your last moments in the summit. Descend the mountain with a beautiful view surroundings like Lake Kivu, Virunga massif dotted with mount karisimbi, mikeno, Bisoke, Nyamulagira, Sabyinyo and Gahinga. Upon reaching the starting point, our tour guide, will drive you to Kigali, either at the hotel or Kigali international airport.
- Hiking fees
- English speaking guide
- Meals full board
- Bottle water
- Border crossing fee