3 Days Nyiragongo Volcano Hike

Our 3-day Nyiragongo Volcano hike in Congo is a magical one! This is the most active volcano on the planet at the elevation of 3470 m (11,380 ft.). Since 1882 it has erupted for more than 34 times!

  • Kigali airport to Gisenyi
  • Nyiragongo hike to the summit
  • Step to the bottom and proceed to Kigali airport Rwanda
  • Accommodation inclusive
  • Tour available throughout the year
  • Professional guides
  • Tour can be customized
  • Discount to group tours
  • Age limit 13 years
  • Tour can depart from any destination
Detailed itinerary

Day 1: Kigali – Gisenyi

English speaking guide picks you up from Kigali international airport/hotel and transfers you to Gisenyi on the longest tour where you can enjoy beautiful beaches as well as boat cruise on Lake Kivu, viewing Nyirangongo volcano. You cross the Rwanda-Congo border to Goma. Your accommodation is Hotel Cape Kivu.

Day 2: Virunga, Then Hike

After breakfast leave for Virunga park headquarters. Be briefed, pick a guide and proceed for the hike from 10:30 at Kibati starting point. 5-6 hours to the summit. Go through a muddy, slopy and steepy route; while at the summit, you’ll have dinner at Monta Cape Tents.

Day 3: Back To Kigali

Slope the Nyiragongo, after breakfast. The driver picks you up and drives you back to Kigali for your flight or other destinations like parks of Rwanda or Uganda – maybe gorilla and chimpanzee trekking in Uganda. Contact us for a quotation.