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1 Day Akagera National Park Tour



This 1 Day Akagera National Park tour, is a trip taking you to experience an African exceptional tour exploring the land of Thousand Hills’s wildlife destination.

Akagera National Park, is a mixture of Savannah and forested areas is densely located in the eastern part of Rwanda and is surely a beauty to visit for wild game lovers. Named after the Akagera River that flows along its eastern boundary, the park is gifted to have the forest-fringed lakes, papyrus swamps, Savannah plains and rolling highlands that make it the most scenic national parks anywhere in Africa. In Akagera National Park, you expect to find exceptional levels of biodiversity on your trip look out for mostly the big mammals.

Besides the biodiversity, Akagera national park is a Savannah park (actually the only Savannah park) in Rwanda harboring a number of wildlife species like the Lions, Elephants, Giraffes, Hippos, Kobs, Zebras, Bushbucks, Leopard, Antelopes, Buffalos, Waterbucks and most recently Black Rhinos and white rhinos have been reintroduced from South Africa, making Akagera national park officially a big 5 park like it was many years ago. Bird lovers also have a chance to go bird-watching in this park since the park is also home to numerous bird species in the several habitats which include woodland, swamps, lakes, and Savannah.

Early morning, you will be picked by Albertine Tours driver guide at 4:30 am for your day trip to Akagera national park. The drive takes 2 hours and 30 minutes to reach and then after registration and briefing you will start your game drive in of the big 5 into the savannah park. While on your game drive with our guide, you will enjoy the wonderful sights and sounds of this Savannah park gazing at the Elephants, Zebras, Giraffes, Buffaloes, Lions, leopard, and Rhinos were recently introduced into the park. You will have your lunch within the designated picnic areas in the park and later exit and return to Kigali.

1 Day Akagera National Park Tour Prices 

Number of people 1 2 3 4 5 6
Price Per Person Sharing $740 $565 $499 $362,5 $292 $279


Tour Inclusions:

  • Transport on 4WD Safari vehicle ideal for photography.
  • Park entrance fees
  • Government taxes.
  • Service of an English-speaking professional driver/guide.
  • Fuel
  • Lunch
  • Bottled drinking water in the car
  • Boat cruise in lake Ihema

Tour exclusions:

The tour excludes items of any nature that is not mentioned in itinerary above



Inquiry_1 Day Akagera National Park Tour

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