2 days Mountain Nyiragongo Volcano Hiking ( Mount Nyiragongo Hike )

This 2 days Hiking adventure to Mountain Nyiragongo Volcano will not fail to give you the most magical moment of your life! Imagine spending a night at top an active Volcano with the world’s largest lava lake. Mount Nyiragongo is found in Democratic Republic of the Congo

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Highlights for 2 days Mountain Nyiragongo Hiking

  • Hiking Volcano Mountain
  • Travel in 4×4 customized safari Vehicle
  • 1 night accommodations
  • Pick up and drop-off of desired place

Day 1 : Transfer from Virunga to Mountain Nyiragongo Volcano

After your breakfast, you will transfer from Virunga to Nyiragongo trek starting point where you will begin the 5 hour trekking up the beautiful volcano at exactly 10:00 am after briefing that will give you some good tips on what to expect and how to make it to the top because it’s a desire of all trekkers to make it to the top. When you get to the summit you will get to view the world’s largest lava lake, take plenty of pictures. Dinner and overnight.

Day 2 : Descend down the slopes of Mount Nyiragongo Volcano

Wake up to a delicious breakfast and at around 6:30 am begin the 3 hour descend down the slopes of this beautiful volcano but of course, not before you get another viewing of the lava lake. When you get to Kibati station, you will congratulate your team members and say your goodbyes to continue with your safari.

NOTE:If your safari ends on day two and you intend to depart that very day to return back home after the hike to Nyiragongo, please be kind to yourself and book a late evening flight back home, so u can use a few hours rest after your lunch and then transfer to airport later in the day to catch your flight back home. Age limit for Mountain Nyiragongo Hike : 12 years

Things to bring for 2 days Mountain Nyiragongo Hiking

  • Hiking boots that are waterproof-quick dry
  • Waterproof camera bag with good lense camera
  • Small hiking equipped with all essentials
  • Altitude sickness medicine
  • Very well insulated Jacket (Also, Warm fleece, rain jacket, and windbreaker), hat, gloves and thermal wear
  • Trekking pants that are waterproof-quick dry
  • Insulated lined sleeping bag
  • Sunscreen, hat and sunglasses
  • Hand sanitizer gel, toilet paper
  • Snacks are very essential especially ones that are high in carbs to give you energy to hike all the way to the top
  • Walking stick will be provided at the starting point of the hike at a fee of $5

NOTE:You can also choose to not bring any trekking gear and choose to purchase the Meal and Gear package at $ 100 in Virunga, this package includes snacks, lunch, dinner for day one and day2, breakfast and snacks with water included.

Gear provided for 2 day Mount Nyiragongo Hiking includes

  • Sleeping bag
  • jacket
  • Fleece
  • hat and rain poncho

The package for 2 days Mount Nyiragongo hike includes

  • Mountain Nyiragongo Volcano Permit
  • Mikeno Package/ Sleeping bags
  • Camping gears at the top of Nyiragongo
  • Accommodation & Meals as in the travel Plan
  • 4WD Safari Jeep transportation
  • Knowledgeable English speaking Guide
  • Drinking Water & Lunch

The package for 2 days Mount Nyiragongo hike excludes

  • All expenses of personal nature
  • Airfare, Rwanda Visa
  • Luxury Drinks & laundry
  • Tips to local guides
  • Porters
  • Porter fee while trekking / Hiking Mountain
  • personal insurance
  • personal shopping bills

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