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DURATION OF TRIP – APPROX 15 HOURS
for 2 people
Rwanda is known for its natural wildlife, but knowing the best places to see the Big 5 can be difficult. Enjoy a hassle-free trip to Akagera National Park, with round-trip transportation from Kigali, to discover the country’s only protected Savannah land and observe animals such as lions, leopards, rhinoceroses, elephants, and buffalo. Benefit from your guide’s experience in locating these wild animals, and relax with lunch in the game lodge. Highlights Travel with ease to the outlying location, with round-trip transport included Look out for the Big 5, as well as giraffes, bucks, zebras, and hippos Benefit from your guide’s experience in locating these wild creatures Avoid hidden costs with lunch and entrance fees included in the price What You Can Expect Giraffe in Akagera Today early morning we leave Kigali at about 04.30 am for a day trip to Akagera national park, which is about 3 hours away from Kigali.
Akagera national park is majorly a Savannah park with Elephants, Zebras, Giraffes, Buffaloes, and recently introduced Lions. We shall take a game drive in search of these mammals. The game drive can last about 4 hours depending on the animal sightings and interest. Have lunch at Akagera game lodge or a picnic lunch in case you packed before your last game drive on your way out of the park arriving in Kigali later that evening.
You may also opt to Take a scheduled boat trip at 11am to watch the hippos, crocodiles and various species of birds. ( To be paid additionally )