Day 1: Drive to Akagera National Park
Today, our guide will pick you up from your hotel very early morning and drive you to Akagera national park Along the way you will stopover in Nyakarambi village where you will see the local women make fine-looking Imigongo paintings using cow dung.
Later in the day, you will arrive in the park, check into your accommodation, have lunch and then set off for to Lake Ihema where you will have an exciting boat ride to see various water birds including the rare shoebill-stork plus different animals including elephants, crocodiles, different antelopes, and hippos. Dinner and overnight stay at the lodge.
Day 2: Game viewing
You will have an early breakfast before setting out into the park where you will have a 2-3 hours game drive to see various animals. In the afternoon just after lunch, you will have another opportunity to see other animals during our well-guided game drives. Among the commonly seen animals here are impalas, oribis, elephants, topis, buffaloes, bushbucks, zebras, waterbucks, giraffes, cape elands, and a number of primates such as baboons. You will return to your accommodation for dinner and the overnight, and there will be an optional nocturnal / night game drive.
Day 3 – Final Game Drive, Return to Kigali – Departure
This is the final day of our safari. You will enjoy one more game drive to see more animals in the early morning before returning to Kigali where you will catch your departure flight.