DAY TRIP: PICK UP IN KIGALI AND DEPART FOR AKAGERA NATIONAL PARK AND BACK
0530hrs, You will be picked up by your driver |guide from your hotel in Kigali and depart for Akagera National Park located along the eastern border of Rwanda, where the typically hilly countryside gives way to the savannas of the Great Rift Valley. Dominated by lakes, swamps and marshland, the area boasts a huge compliment of nature and wildlife that cannot be found elsewhere in the country. We will arrive for a morning game drive, searching for the big five, rhinos, lions, buffalos, leopard and elephant in the expansive Park. Arrive at the picnic site for your lunch then later go on your afternoon exploration with a game drive by visiting the giraffe valley. Depart the park in the late afternoon through the northern gate and travel back to kigali arriving early evening.
Driving distance: 3 hours
Activities: AM and PM Game drive
Meal Plan: Lunch
End of service
Transport in a 4WD safari vehicles
English speaking driver guide
Bottled mineral water per person
Picnic lunch in Akagera Nat Park
All guide fees
Park entry fees for Akagera National Park
Driver guide or local escort tips
Pairs of Sunglasses, Prescription Glasses, Sunscreen, Closed Toe Shoes, Light Weight Scarf, Binoculars, Camera, A note on cell phones: Insect Repellant, Hat, 10-Jacket or Coat
Africa is home to dozens national parks, game reserves and other safari destinations. Each one of them has something to different to offer, whether large mammals dominated by the Big Five, the opportunity to trekk gorillas or chimpanzees, or more subtle pleasures such as looking for rare birds or colourful butterflies. But for first-time visitors wondering exactly where to go, the highlights below stand out as perhaps the ten best places to visit in Africa.
|| 1 DAY AKAGERA SAFARI ITINERARY ||
► Guaranteed departure from Kigali with a minimum of two travelers.
► Dates and itinerary are customizable.
► This itinerary also available as a Group Safari with set departure dates, limited to 12 travelers.