Explore the beauty of Rwanda wildlife on our 2 Days Akagera National Park Wildlife Safari. Akagera National Park is located in Eastern Rwanda on the border with Tanzania will give you a great experience to explore this only savanna national park where safari game drive can only be carried in Rwanda. Akagera national park is known for harboring the big 5 with the recent introduction of the lions. This is one our most sought after Rwanda Wildlife Safaris. Akagera national park is a the only Savannah park in Rwanda and is home to several mammal species including Lions, Elephants, Giraffes, Hippos, Kobs, Zebras, Bushbucks, Waterbucks and most recently Black Rhinos have been introduces from South Africa, making Akagera national park officially a big 5 park like it was many years ago.
Today, after your relaxed morning breakfast at your hotel, 9am you will be picked by our safari guide and leave for Akagera national park, the journey to Akagera national park takes about 2.5 with middle way stop over at Imigongo art center for legs stretching, use bathrooms and pick the packed lunch ., . On arrival at the park, we shall proceed to our accommodation for check inn and prepare for afternoon activities which are half game driver and sunset boat ride ,start with short game driver for first animals viewing and late afternoon enjoy the best sunset boat ride to discover much more with lake ihema, double chance to spot Hippos and crocodiles in the water or by the shores and meet the buffaloes and elephants wallowing by the water banks. Later return to the lodge for dinner and evening stay. Accommodation options: Ruziza Tented Camp (luxury lodge) or Akagera Game Lodge (Mid – range lodge). Meal Plan: Half Board.
After an early morning breakfast at 7:00 am leave hotel with a packed lunch for an early morning game drive in Akagera national park to catch up with late hunters and early risers. We will be searching for the big mammals like Elephants, Giraffes, Buffaloes, several Antelope species, and recently the re-introduced Lions and Rhinos. The park is a varied habitat for wildlife and a number bird species with over 500 bird species in the park making it a birding paradise.
Depending on your interests spend 5-6 hours inside the park and explorer much more. Then late afternoon drive back to Kigali and Being in kigali late evening for droop off at the hotel or airport .
End of the 2 Days Akagera National Park safari.