Akagera & Volcanoes

About your trip

Nestled on the eastern border of Rwanda and Tanzania lies Akagera Game Park, a haven of savannah, montane, and swamp habitats teeming with diverse wildlife, including Africa's Big Five. Enhance your experience with a memorable boat cruise on Lake Ihema or indulge in thrilling sport fishing adventures.

Your safari day-by-day

Day 01 | Journey to Akagera National Park

Embark on a captivating journey eastward to Akagera National Park, bordering Tanzania. Traverse Rwanda’s picturesque landscapes, adorned with rolling hills and charming villages. Upon arrival, dive into an exciting game drive, encountering diverse wildlife like zebras, giraffes, elephants, lions, and the elusive shoebill stork.

Stays: Mantis Akagera Game Lodge

Day 02 | Lake Ihema Boat Ride and Volcanoes National Park

Enjoy a serene morning boat ride on Lake Ihema, Akagera’s largest lake, observing its rich birdlife, sunbathing crocodiles, and hippopotamuses. Bid farewell to Akagera as we journey to Volcanoes National Park, soaking in the breathtaking scenery along the way.

Stays: Mt. Gorilla View Lodge

Day 03 | Gorilla Tracking Adventure

Embark on an exhilarating gorilla tracking expedition after breakfast. Encounter these magnificent creatures in their natural habitat, spending an awe-inspiring hour observing their behaviors and interactions.

Stays: Mt. Gorilla View Lodge

Day 04 | Kigali & Departure

Depending on what you have on your plan, this day will be a slow day. You will have breakfast at leisure and your guide will take you back to Kigali. Alternatively, choose to visit Karisoke before heading to the city. If not then we shall have a short drive through the city before heading to the airport for your flight back home or to the next destination.

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