3 Days Nyiragongo volcano hike

3 Days Nyiragongo Volcano hike : Nyiragongo Mountain is found in Virunga national park near Lake Kivu at the eastern boarder of D R Congo with Rwanda. It has a large strata volcano and it offers stunning views and its one of the world’s most beautiful active volcanoes.

Tour highlights

Hike up to Nyiragongo hike

Day 1: Arrival at Kigali and transfer to Gisenyi

Our guide will pick you up from Kigali international airport and will take you to Gisenyi on the shores of Lake Kivu. In the afternoon you will explore gisenyi town (optional activity) or relax at the lodge where you will spend the overnight

Accommodation: Inzozi lodge half board meal plan

Day 2: Nyiragongo hike

After breakfaster you will head to Kibata ranger post and you will start your hike up to Nyirangongo which takes for about 6 hours depending on the fitness and the speed or take more time. The trail is through the forested areas, lava flows and the open space. You will get the opportunity to enjoy the extra ordinary views of the boiling lava with a red glow from the crusted lava which is clearly seen when the light starts to fade.

 You will spend the night at the crater

Day 3: Descend and transfer to Kigali

Early morning walk back to the bottom at Kibata ranger post and then transfer back to Kigali international airport.

Tour includes; 

  • Transfers
  • All tours mentioned
  • Meals and accommodation
  • Bottled mineral water
  • Expert tour guides
  • Professional photography

Tour excludes;

  • Visa fees, international flights, personal insurance
  • Phone bills, tips, laundry services and other personal expenses
  • Alcoholic drinks and extra activities outside the itinerary

Optional activities: visiting gisenyi town


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  2. Country health status: There is no disease out break 

The following policies apply to all confirmed bookings made by the client;

  1. Cancellations received within 30 -10 days’ notice to date of departure will incur 25 % charge
  2. Cancellations received within 9-2 days’ notice to date of departure will incur 50% charge
  3. Cancellations received within less than 48 hours to date of departure incur the full charge
  4. No shows without communication over the whole safari period will be charged 100%
  5. Cancellations of bookings in peak seasons (Christmas, New Year and Easter) received 60 days to date of departure will incur a cancellation charge of 100%
  6. Cancellations must be advised in writing via email to the reservations or tours manager

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