Tallest volcanoes in Africa. Located in Tanzania, the famous Mount Kilimanjaro is both the highest mountain and the tallest volcano in Africa. A dormant stratovolcano, Mount Kilimanjaro last erupted some 200,000 years ago. Of its three volcanic cones, the Kibo cone is dormant while the Mawenzi and Shira cones are extinct.
Chart 1: Tallest volcanoes in Africa
Top 30 ranks, by elevation in descending order ( rank and segment full dataset - 462 items )