Engaging Wildlife Safari in Akagera National Park Rwanda - Awesome Holidays Safaris

Engaging Wildlife Safari in Akagera National Park Rwanda

Engaging Wildlife Safari in Akagera National Park Rwanda

Engaging Wildlife Safari in Akagera National Park Rwanda

3 Days | Engaging Wildlife Safari in Akagera National Park Rwanda

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Overview

Wildlife Safari Rwanda
This is a precious way to encounter Rwanda's wildlife. This is an opportunity to explore one of the places that has been able to re-imagine itself in the aftermath of horror. It is so amazing how clean Kigali is. Stepping in Rwanda from other African countries will make you feel as though you are stepping into the tidiest pocket of Africa. On your visit there, you will enjoy the clean, calm, and organized environment of this amazing country.

    Key information
  • Private safari
  • Minimum of 2 and maximum of 50 participants.
  • Starting point and ending point: Kigali
  • Park fees are included.

  • Highlights
  • Park fees are included
  • Early morning game drive
  • Afternoon boat safari on Lake Ihena
  • See the largest population of hippos in East Africa
  • Spot the big five, topi or elands, giraffes, several cats, monkeys
  • Meals and one water bottle per day
  • Safari in pop up roof 4X4 vehicle
  • 2 nights' accommodation

 
 
 
 

Day 1: Visit Kigali Genocide Memorial Centre transfer to Akagera National Park

After your delicious breakfast at your favorite hotel, your professional driver guide will pick you up at 7:30 a.m. Together you will drive to Kigali Genocide Memorial for a two-and-a-half-hour tour. Here you will learn more about the place where more than 250,000 victims of the genocide were laid to rest.

This two and a half hour tour will end at about 11 o'clock, you will rest here, relax, and take some refreshments. You will then embark on your three-hour journey to Akagera National Park at mid-day .On arrival to the park, you will check in Akagera Game Lodge for relaxation, dinner, and overnight.

 

Day 2: Early morning drive and a boat safari later

After having breakfast at Akagera Game Lodge at 7:30 a.m., your driver guide will pick you for yet another exciting activity, the early morning game drive. You will have an opportunity to see the wildlife such as the big five, topi or elands, giraffes, several cats, monkeys, hyenas, and so much more. You then be taken to the lodge for lunch and relaxation.

You will be picked up by your driver at 4 p.m. to go for a boat safari on Lake Ihena that is also found in Akagera National Park later in the evening. Lake Ihema has one of the largest population of hippos in East Africa. You will also see large crocodiles at the shores of the lake, countless water birds for you to watch, and there is also a possibility of spotting a shoebill stock here. Get an opportunity of getting so close to the animals that might be at the lake for water or bathing. You will then go back to the lodge for relaxation, dinner and overnight.

 

Day 3: Transfer to Kigali and visit the art galleries

Early in the morning after your breakfast at 8:00 a.m. you will set off to Kigali together with your driver. This will take you about 3 hours. You will then have picnic lunch. After lunch you will get an opportunity to pay host to many talented artists from all over Rwanda. Spend the afternoon looking through the paintings or perhaps even take one home with you. After all that, your driver will drive you to your lodge in Kigali.
End of trip.

 


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The tour package inclusions at a glance:
Items that are included in the price.
    • Road transport throughout the trip
    • Meals
    • 1 bottle of water per day
    • 2 nights' accommodation
The tour package exclusions at a glance:
Items that are not included in the cost of tour.
    • Visas/entry permits for Rwanda if required
    • Pre and post tour accommodation in Kigali
    • Personal insurance covers
    • Tips, beverages, and souvenir
    • All items of personal nature