2-Day Akagera National Parc Safari staying at Ruzizi Tented Luxury Eco-Lodge
During these 2 days Akagera Safari in this natural habitat of different animals and birds, you can
enjoy among other things:
D1: Kigali city tour, boat trip on Lake Ihema that will allow you to admire hippos, crocodiles, birds...
D2: Spotting the Big Five in Akagera National Park. You will be able to observe herds of elephants
and buffaloes, giraffes, zebras, antelopes, impalas, oribas and secret bushboos, as well as unsightly
tsessebe and the largest antelope in the world, sculptural Cepeeland and luckily the lions and rhinos
recently introduced to the park.
At the end of your safari, you will realize that you have had a real experience rich in flora and fauna
which cannot be experienced elsewhere than in this in this wooded savannah.
Day 1: Kigali – Akagera
Today, around 7:30, your professional driver guide will pick you up from the airport or your hotel and
gave you the safari briefing. Then you will first go for a city tour to visit some of the interesting places
in Kigali, such as the genocide memorial site and thereafter proceed to Akagera National Park
(around 3 hours of transfer).
Upon arrival, you will check in and have your lunch at Akagera Game Lodge. In the afternoon, relax
by the swimming pool. Then go to the sunset boat trip on Lake Ihema to experience the aquatic
wildlife (hippopotamus, crocodile, birds ...).
Accommodation: Ruzizi Tented Lodge (Luxury Eco-Lodge)
Alternative accommodation: Karenge Bush Camp
Meals: Lunch and Dinner (Breakfast not included)
Drinks: Mineral water, coffee and tea
Day 2: Full day Akagera game drive
After an early morning breakfast at 7:00am your professional driver guide will take you for a full day
wildlife game drive (around 7 hours) in Akagera National Park from south to north for variety animals
discovering: big 5 (lion, leopard, rhino, elephant and buffalo), giraffes, zebras, antelopes, impalas,
secret oribas and bushbous, as well as ungainly tsessebe and the largest antelope in the world,
Cepeeland statuesque… ...).
The park also boasts almost 500 species of birds including the spectacular shoebill with its
implausibly massive bill and the near-endemic red-faced barbet.
Have your picnic lunch during the visit. Thereafter, driver back to Kigali. On the way, stopover at
Imigongo art Center for discovering the traditional art form made by women using cow dung to create
beautiful geometric shapes called Imigongo. Did you know that Prince Kakira son of King Gisaka,
invented the art of decorating houses with cow dung (Imigongo art) in 19th century in Rwanda?
Return to Kigali around 6:00 pm
Meals: Breakfast and Picnic lunch (Dinner not included)
Drinks: Mineral water (Other drinks not included)
End of safari
Included in the price:
Transfer from Kigali airport/hotel to hotel in Akagera
01 night accommodation at Akagera Game Lodge (4-star hotel) or similar
Full day Akagera game drive
Akagera National Park fees
Travel by 4X4 safari jeep
Lake Ihema boat trip fees
Professional driver/guide allowances
Meals: 1 Breakfasts, 2 Lunches & 1 dinner
Drinks: mineral water, coffee or tea
Excluded in the price:
Drinks unless specified
Tips (around US $ 10 / pers. / per day)
Other personal expenses
Price per person sharing standard tented room (in USD):
Standard tent single supplement: $90
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This tour is suitable for children of 6 years and older. Children between 6-12 years,
Rwandan/EAC citizens, Rwandan/EAC residents, Africans are discounted. Children 13+
pay as adult. Children must be accompanied by an adult to enjoy this tour.
Payment is made in Dollars or Euros at the current exchange rate from dollar to euro. A deposit of
50% of the price is paid to confirm the trip. The balance (50%) must be paid at least 30 days before
the arrival of the group. When you make a deposit you accept our terms and conditions.
As a rule, payment is made by bank transfer, the cost of the bank transfer at your charge.
Direct Payment Online (DPO) is also possible at an additional cost of 3.5% of the sent amount.
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payment you wish to pay.
This tour starts and ends in Kigali. The client can be picked up and dropped off at the airport or hotel
in Kigali city. Please inform about the same at the time of booking.
Before or after trip, airport transfer can be arranged at an additional cost.
The exact order, content and rate of this tour are subject to availability.
A valid passport proof of the Traveler is mandatory to avail this service.
Travel insurance is mandatory and obtaining it for the days you are visiting is your responsibility.
Please email us your proof of insurance before arriving for the trip.
Your camera is a must. Your experience creates memories. Capturing them to keep forever and
share with others.
Also, bring your insect repellent, hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, binoculars...
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alter arrangements or cancel the operation of this scheduled tour should conditions necessitate.
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Attractive Safaris welcomes you to discover Remarkable Rwanda, Land of a Thousand Hills and the East African Region.