Mount Nyiragongo is one of DRC Congo's greatest calling cards. It is one of the most dangerous active volcano mountains in the world. We arrange some of the most affordable Nyiragongo hiking safaris you will ever come across. So many people hike, spend a night at the summit - the perfect place and time to get the best views of the mountain and descend the following day. Mount Nyiragongo sits on the great East African Rift Valley and is a piece of the 8 Virunga Mountain. It is located in the Congo, very close to the border Goma – Gisenyi Border. Mount Nyiragongo is found in Virunga National Park and is Africa’s most active and deadliest volcanoes. It is a great achievement writing your name on the list of people who have climbed one of the most dangerous volcano mountains. Much as climbing this mountain isn't so hard compared to the rest, so many procedures and precautions have to be followed. We are experts in organizing safaris to Mount Nyiragongo. We have been there personally, gotten briefed by experts hence, equipped with vast knowledge to plan for you a successful hike. If you wank to kick Mount Nyiragongo out of your bucket list without kicking the bucket, let we the experts handle your trip. See some of our Nyiragongo tour packages below.
Nyiragongo Tour Packages
Nyiragongo Hiking Safaris; You do not have to be extra fit to hike Nyiragongo. All you require to be part of this Nyiragongo Hiking Safaris is a moderate level of fitness and a lot of courage. The group usually moves at the pace of the slowest person so no one is left behind. You will hike as a team and descend as a team. Ascending the mountain takes approximately 6 hours where as descending takes about 3 to 4 hours.
Why Hike Mount Nyiragongo?
Its a tough hike but totally worth it. It will test your physical fitness levels and leave you with strong memories. This mountain is one of the most dangerous in the whole world. The views of the lava lake is spectacular. When you reach at the summit, you will get clear views of some of the Virunga Mountains. The views are spectacular. This mountain offers one of the best mountaineering experiences you will ever come across. Besides mountaineering, the lava lake is the climax of your adventure.
When to go
The best experiences are got from drier months. March, April, May, October and November are rainy months. June to September and December to January are usually the dry months. It is recommended to have your safari around these dry months. Hiking becomes hard during the rainy season.
Choosing a Nyiragongo safari company
DRC is a very complicated country with so many informal laws. If you want to successful Nyiragongo safari then a good tour operator is all you need. You need an operator with enough experience, one that is conversant with all the formal and informal charges. These reputable Congo tour and travel operators can organize for you a hassle-free and memorable hike at very affordable costs. You can try them out or rather book directly with us.