Nyiragongo Volcano Hike – DR Congo Adventure Safaris
When you hear about Nyiragongo hiking, you may ask what is it all about, here are the details about this incredible adventure in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Mountain Nyiragongo is an active Volcano in the Virunga massif. It draws thousands of travellers from different parts of the World who flock in to hike up to the top for an overnight stay.
The expedition usually includes hiking via steep slopes and rugged terrains up to the summit, it’s a kind of a strenuous adventure but rewarding once you make it to the top. You will keep on admiring the scenic views of rolling hills, vast landscapes and sunset/rise while on this two-day adventure.
It starts from Kibati, a briefing is conducted first to highlight adventurers all details about hiking up to the top. After the journey starts, travellers are advised to hire porters who will carry the must-have Mikeno package.
The package includes food for cooking at the top, drinking water, protective wearing gears like jackets no hiking shoes, snacks, charcoal and the chef. It is only provided by the Virunga Foundation. Another thing to have been the hiking sticks and you can hire them from Virunga offices.