2 Days Akagera National Park Rwanda Big Five Wildlife Safari

Detailed safari program

2-Day Akagera National Park Big Five Wildlife Safari

Akagera National Park, Rwanda’s only savannah national park where game drives take place. This safari will feature game drives which offer opportunities to watch the big mammals that live here. These include zebras, hippos, giraffes, zebras, buffaloes, lions among others. There is a possibility of seeing the big five animals in two days since lions and black rhinos were recently re-introduced.

Tour Plan

Day 1 – Transfer to Akagera national park – Afternoon boat safari on Lake Ihema

Start your day, from Kigali, Upon arrival in the park, you will go for a short guided game drive. You will then check into your Lodge, have lunch and after lunch, You will go for an afternoon for boat trip on Lake Ihema. You will watch lots of hippos and Crocodiles, Some basking on the shores of the lake. Look out for beautiful birds like fish eagles, Kingfishers, cormorants Among others. You will return to the lodge wait for your night game and back for dinner and overnight. Including park fees All transportation costs, accommodation costs, transport activities and taxes/VAT are required to be Included in the base Rate.

Day 2 – Game drive in Akagera national park

Today you will wake up early, have early breakfast and then head out into the park for a guided game drive. The park is home To different animals like Elephants, Giraffes, Buffaloes, different Antelope species, and recently the re-introduced Lions and Rhinos. The park is also a bird watchers haven with over 500 bird species. The game drive will take about 6 hours. So you will leave the lodge with packed lunch. You will have a game drive en route to Kigali. You will arrive late in the evening.


  • Park fees(For non-residents)
  • All activities(Unless labeled as optional)
  • All accommodation(Unless listed as upgrade)
  • A professional driver/guide
  • All transportation(Unless labeled as optional)
  • All Taxes/VAT
  • Roundtrip airport transfer
  • Meals(As specified in the day-by-day section)
  • Drinks(As specified in the day-by-day section)


  • International flights(From/to home)
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • Tips(Tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)
  • Personal items(Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees

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