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Resident Special EA Citizen Special

From USD   1250* | from £ 0 912.5*

per person sharing

Rwanda is known for its natural wildlife, but knowing the best places to see the Big 5 can be difficult.
Enjoy a hasslefree 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.
Additionally enjoy a unique experience and join the trackers on a morning monitoring walk , tracking the white rhinos on foot across Akagera’s beautiful Kilala plains.
Benefit from your guide’s experience in locating these wild animals, and relax with lunch in the game lodge.
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.
You may opt to Take a scheduled boat trip at 11am to watch the hippos , crocodiles and various species of birds. ( To be paid additionally)

Day 1: 
Early morning @ 0600hrs, the driver will pick you up from your residence / hotel and drive you to Akagera
National park . Drive time is approx. 3 hrs to 3.5 hours. En route you can stop for a quick breakfast ( own
account ) before you reach your hotel. Later check in at Akagera Rusizi tented camp on full board basis
with game drive. Lunch and Dinner is included this day.
Evening at leisure to rest and prepare for the safari next day.
Karenge Bush Camp at Akagera National Park on Full board basis – Standard tent

Day 2: 
Early morning join the trackers on a morning monitoring walk , tracking the white rhino on foot across Akageras beautiful Kilala plains. Post breakfast then the driver will pick you and take you on a game drive with packed lunches. (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner is inclusive this day) Visit to Akagera national Park

Day 3: 
After breakfast the driver will head back via the northern entrance back to Kigali. Drive time is approx. 4 hours from the gate to Kigali City. (Breakfast is inclusive this day but should you opt for packed lunch then you may order this and pay directly at the lodge this day)


  • Accommodation on full board basis on foreigner rates .
  • 4WD vehicle with driver guide and fuel for all days inclusive of game drives
  • Akagera entrance fees for two people including the vehicle
  • White Rhino walk permits for two people


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  • Flights
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