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1 Day Akagera National Park game drive safari

1 Day Akagera National Park game drive safari

This one full-day game drive tour gives you a chance to explore Akagera National Park, The only savannah park in Rwanda, The park is famous for hosting several wildlife species, such as Elephants, Giraffes, Hippos, kobs, Bush bucks, not forgetting the king of the jungle and the sneaky cats (lion and leopard) there is also aquatic life such as crocks and Hippos, Note that the park is only 2.5 hrs from the capital Kigali, making it a not to miss activity even you are too busy with meetings.

    Safari Highlights

  • Cultural experience
  • Golden monkey trekking
  • Big five safari
  • Kayaking
  • Boat safari
$400 Per person sharing
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  • Park fees & A professional driver/guide
  • All activities (unless labeled as optional)
  • All accommodation (unless listed as upgrade)
  • All transportation (unless labeled as optional)
  • All Taxes/VT & Round trip airport transfer
  • Meals (as specified in the day-by-day section)
  • Bottled water throughout the trip
  • golden monkey trekking permit


  • International flights (from/to home)
  • Tips to porters, site guides and driver/ guide
  • Insurance
  • Optional activities
  • Personal expenses
  • Visa

Detailed Itinerary


Detailed itinerary 5:30 am: set off from Kigali and head to Akagera National Park, This scenic journey takes about 2 hours and 50 minutes.

8:00 am: Registration and briefing about the park, dos and Don'ts.

9:00 am Boat trip on Lake Ihema

10:00 to 4:00 pm Long day game drive

1:00 pm lunch picnic inside the park

4:00 pm Exit the park and return to Kigali, Arrive around

6:30 pm. Optional activities on day two. Kigali genocide memorial museum. Kigali city tour and Gorilla trekking in Uganda.

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    Meal Plan

  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Drinking Water

Day one accommodation

No accommodation

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Golden Monkey Tracking

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