Nyiragongo Hiking Tours
Nyiragongo is an active volcano in the Virunga mountains located in the Democratic Republic of Congo and is a popular hiking destination for adventurous travelers. . Paradise Adventure Vacations offers guided hiking tours to our guests and below are some of the key factors one must put into
consideration before the hike.
The hike typically takes 1-2 days, with an overnight stay in basic huts near the summit.
The hike is considered strenuous and requires a good level of fitness. The trek is steep, with an elevation gain of over 4,000 feet. Hikers should be prepared for a challenging climb.
Due to the active nature of the volcano, it is important to follow the instructions of your guide and adhere to all safety protocols. Furthermore it is recommended to book with Paradise Adventure Vacations which has experienced guides and takes safety seriously.
What to bring:
Hikers are advised to bring warm clothing, as temperatures can drop significantly at the summit, as well as a sleeping bag and basic toiletries for the overnight stay. Nyiragongo Hiking Tours, It is also important to bring enough water and snacks, as there are no facilities along the way.
Hikers will need to obtain a permit in order to climb Nyiragongo. These can be obtained through the help of our professional team at Paradise Adventure Vacation.
Hiking Nyiragongo is a challenging but rewarding experience that offers stunning views of the volcano and the surrounding landscape. It is important to plan carefully and book with Paradise Adventure Vacations for a memorable experience.