3 Days Nyiragongo Volcano Hike

Nyiragongo Hike tour for 3 days with Wild Rwanda safaris. Congo hiking safari taking you off to Goma starting from Rwanda. Mount Nyiragongo is an active strato volcano with an elevation of 3,470 metres also part of the Virunga Mountains. This tour starts from Kigali with overnight in Goma and hiking the next day and ends in Kigali

Itinerary

Day 1: Pick up in Kigali – Transfer to Gisenyi and cross into Congo via Goma
Pick up by our company tour guide from your hotel early morning or from the airport and hit the road for Gisenyi. You will have an option tour of Kigali city visiting the genocide Memorial sites, the oldest King’s palace in Nyanza. Transfer to Gisenyi and cross into Congo via the Goma border with Dinner and overnight at Mikeno lodge, Lac Kivu Lodge, Ihusi Hotel. meals on Full board.

Day 2: Hike Mt. Nyiragongo Volcano
Early wake up for breakfast at your hotel and set off for Kibati Patrol post, where the nyiragongo Volcano hike starts from. Hiking formally starts off at 9:00 am, with briefing about the hike and what to expect. You are advised to pack right for the hike, and to hire a porter. Start your hike with your guide and armed guards for your security. Hiking usually last the entire day, and the pace is determined by the groups’ fitness level. Please note that the group moves in one group and rests at the same time. When you reach the top, you will check into your cabins and in the night, go out to watch the beautiful sight of the boiling lava.

Day 3: Descend down the Volcano- Kigali
You will have breakfast before you descend back to starting point of the hike. Later transfer to Gisenyi via Goma and then to Kigali for lunch and later proceed straight to the airport for your flight back home.

End of Tour