2 Days Akagera big 5 Tour Rwanda

In exploring Rwanda expect to encounter the Big 5 in this savannah grassland an extension of Serengeti National park in Tanzania, enjoy the boat trip on Lake Ihema that rewards you with a view of wildlife such as elephants and various antelope species.

Day 1: Akagera national park

Upon arrival meet and greet your driver guide at the Airport. After lunch you will have a two and a half hour drive to the east of Rwanda to Akagera national park bordering Tanzania. An evening game drive in the park will reward you with view of elephants, impala, oribi, bushbuck, antelope, zebra, cape eland, giraffe, buffalo, hippo and crocodiles. If you are lucky visitor you may even come across a spotted hyena, lion or leopard. Have dinner and retire for the night at Akagera lodge or Umbrella Pine.

Day 2: Canoe Ride

Following your early breakfast, get on a canoe ride on the Lake Ihema, this will reward you with the view of large pods of hippos, out-sized crocodiles and some of the continent’s densest concentrations of water birds like the papyrus Gonolek, shoebill stork and African fish eagle. Have lunch after which you will be transferred to Kigali International airport to meet and catch your flight ending your safari.

  End of Big 5 Safari in Rwanda