The Congo volcanoes at mount Nyiragongo is undoubtedly the most interesting to watch being the World’s most volcanic mountain. This 3 days tour to this place will open your eyes to the mighty tongues of fire inside a mountain.
Day 1: Kigali to Goma
You will be picked by our safari guide from your hotel in Kigali after your breakfast and transfer to Goma at Rwanda’s border with Congo. You will have an optional boat cruise on Lake Kivu to explore the different islands on this lake. Retire at the lodge to have enough rest for the next day’s hike. Dinner and nightfall at the lodge.
Day 2: Mt Nyiragongo hike
You will drive off in the morning after breakfast and head to the starting point of the trail. The hiking starts in the morning and you will need to carry enough snacks to have as you hike this mountain. The hike may take you the whole day arriving at a peak in the evening hours at around 5 pm. Once you arrive, you will be shown a camp where you will spend the night and there your dinner will be served. The fire flames are better seen in the night at a safe distance guided by the staff. You will spend a night at the top of this mountain at a safe distance in a camp.
Day 3: Descend to the bottom of the mountain
The day begins with an early morning breakfast at the camp and starts on the journey to descend to meet your driver. You will then depart back to Goma and proceed to Kigali International airport as you end your trip.
- Entrance fees
- Accommodation and meals
- Transport in a 4WD safari car
- Bottled drinking water
- Hiking fees and guiding services
- All activities not mentioned in the itinerary
- All items of personal nature