This 3 days Nyiragongo volcano hike takes you to the summit of the Mount Nyiragongo which is an active volcano that hosts the world’s largest lava lake. This volcano summit offers you very clear views of the entire virunga National Park and the nearby communities while at the top of the volcano. This is an active strato volcano with an elevation of 3,470m in the Virunga Mountains that is associated with the Albertine rift. It’s situated inside Virunga National park in DR Congo about 20km north of the town of Goma and Lake Kivu. The tour starts and ends in Kigali city.
Day 1 : pick up, boat cruise on Lake kivu & transfer to Goma
Day 2 : Nyiragongo Hike
Day 3 : Descending & departure
Day 1 of 3 days Nyiragongo Volcano hike: pick up, boat cruise on Lake kivu & transfer to Goma
On day one of 3 days Nyiragongo Volcano hike you will be picked at your hotel after breakfast and transfers you to Gisenyi on Lake Kivu for a boat cruise where you are to see many bird species, as well as 13 species of fish. Have your lunch in Gisenyi town and then proceed to Goma. Overnight and dinner at Mikeno Lodge/ Bukuvu tented camp
Day 2 of 3 days Nyiragongo Volcano hike: Nyiragongo Hike
On the second day of 3 days Nyiragongo Volcano hike is the real day for hiking to the summit of Mt Nyiragongo which is an active volcano in the middle of Virunga National Park. You have a morning breakfast and then go for the briefing at the hiking starting point. Hiking starts at 10: 00 am taking you 6 hours to reach the summit of the Volcano. Overnight and dinner at tented Camp
Day 3 of 3 days Nyiragongo Volcano hike: Descending & departure
On the third day of 3 days Nyiragongo Volcano hike you will have breakfast and then proceed with your drive to Kigali Airport to catch your flight back home
End of safari
The safaris excludes Drinks, visas, Travel insurance, laundry, internet, optional activities, tips and all personal expenses.
This is a tailor-made safari that can be amended to meet your specific requirements including your preferred number of days, preferred dates of travel, standard of lodges and budget.
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