This 3 days Akagera national park will give you the chance to explore a number of rewarding attractions in the park as you participate in a number of activities like the game drives in Akagera national park that will enable you track the big five animals in Rwanda, take part in the boat cruise on Lake Ihema where you will a number of water birds catching their prey from the make, you can participate in rhino tracking in Akagera national park and get to watch the rhinos up-close as they carry out their activities in the wild among other attractions for a rewarding Rwanda safari

Highlights of your safari

Day 1: Transfer to Akagera national park and Lake Ihema

Day 2: Full day game drive

Day 3: Rhino tracking and departure

Detailed itinerary

Day 1: Transfer to Akagera national park and Ihema Boat Cruise. 

You will be met by your driver guide at your agreed location in Kigali to transfer to Akagera national park where you will arrive in time to embark in the boat cruise on Lake Ihema where you will see game like hippopotamuses, elephants quenching their thirst from the river banks, Crocodiles and many bird species like the endangered shoe bill stork, the king fishers and many other water birds that live around the lake and the surrounding swamps. Dinner and overnight at Ruzizi tented camp

3 days Akagera national park
Boat Cruise on Lake Ihema

Day 2 : Full day  Game drive

On the 2nd day of your 3 days Akagera national park, Rise up early in the morning have breakfast and go for a morning game drive with great anticipation of seeing the different animals which rise early to graze and predators looking for their early morning kill especially the big cats like the leopard, lions and many other carnivores. You will get to watch a number of herbivores like the rhinos grazing within the plains, elephants, gazelle, oribi and many other rewarding game animals.

After the morning game drives, you will head back to your hotel for refreshments and later in the afternoon transfer to take part in the evening game drive. Get ready to watch how the park comes to life as the sunsets with a number of predators coming from their hiding spots to catch prey, the herbivores catching their last bite for the day, the crocodiles can be seen sun-basking, elephants quenching their thirst from the river banks which will make your safari quite memorable. After an amazing safari experience, you will make your way back to your camp for dinner and overnight stay at Akagera game lodge

Day:3 Rhino tracking and departure

Rise up early and go participate in rhino tracking which will give you an up-close look at the rhinos which involves on foot walking to the rhinos to observe their behaviour in the wild for an amazing safari experience.  After your experience, your driver/guide will drive back to Kigali where you will be dropped off at a hotel of your choice or Kigali international airport in case you have a flight to catch back home. You can do a Kigali city tour on this day if you didn’t get to do it on your first day. End of Tour.

3 days Akagera national park
Rhino Tracking in Akagera

Quotation Includes:

  • Accommodation
  • Drop off and pickup in Kigali City
  • All activities as indicated in the itinerary
  • 4X4 Safari vehicle with pop up roof and fuel
  • Full time English speaking Guide/Driver.
  • All accommodation as indicated in the itinerary
  • All meals as indicated in the itinerary.
  • Bottled drinking water while on safari.

Not included:

  • Air tickets.
  • Visa fees
  • Personal expenses such as telephone calls, email, laundry, beverages or meals not indicated in the itinerary, Portage and wait staff gratuity.
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