2 Days Nyiragongo express

1st Day: Kigali – Nyiragongo Volcano

Depart your hotel in Kigali at 0400hrs, drive to the border of Rwanda and DRC, Grand Bariere/La cornice, after clearing with Customs, enter Goma then proceed to Kibati, where you will start the trek walking through lush forest and lava fields with a steep incline near the top, and includes an overnight stay in the Nyiragongo Crater Cabanas on the volcano rim.
The stunning views both day and night make this an unforgettable experience.
Later stay for overnight in tents at the rim of the giant crater high above the active lava lake.
Overnight: Crater Bandas

Mount Nyiragongo life volcano

Things to bring for Nyiragongo Hiking: 

Sleeping Bag, meals (lunch, dinner and breakfast) Change of dry clothes, Rain gear, Good walking shoes, Warm Clothes (sweater, jacket) it is cold up the rim. Sun cream, warm Hat, Torch, Camera and any other personal toiletries.

2nd Day; Descend – Kigali

Admire hot lava lake , before you descend the volcanoes, reach the foothill, then drive to Goma town, if time permits city  tour of Goma, including visit to the Green and Black lakes, then proceed to the border enter Rwanda, drive back to Kigali.

  • Largest Lava lake
  • Varied region of the continent
  • Active Volcano
  • Overnight at crater rim
  • Volcanic crater filled with rainwater
  • Side effects of the eruption

Days Of Operations: Daily (Subject to Volcano Permit Availability)
Net Price per Person: US $ 790
Minimum Group Size: 2 Persons
Single Room Supplement: US $ 60
Inclusions: Exclusions
  • One Volcano Hike Permits per person in Virunga Nat Park
  • Transport in a 4WD vehicle
  • Services Of English Speaking Driver Guide
  • Congo Tourist Visa
  • Complimentary Bottled Mineral Water
  • Forest Guide
  • Accommodation On Bed & Breakfast Basis
  • All Government Taxes And Levies
  • Meals, All Dinners And Lunches not included
  • Pre & Post Accommodation in Kigali
  • Cook while hiking nyiragongo (Hired locally )
  • Gratuities/ Tips
  • Any Other Item Of Personal Nature

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