Explore Akagera National Park

Akagera National Park, Kigali

days private adventure
3 days private adventure

Our 3-day adventure brings the highlights of Akagera National Park; where the savannah meets luxury. Expect to see lions, giraffes, buffaloes, rhinos, antelopes, hippos, elephants (occasional sightings) waterbuck, oribi, and several bird species.

This tour specifically includes Akagera National Park, the only savanna national park in Rwanda where game drives can be done. During this adventure, you will experience a classic safari with the Big Game encounters, a rewarding boat cruise on Lake Ihema located in the park and comfort in your handpicked accommodation.


Day: 1

Arrive in Kigali and transfer to Akagera National Park

On arrival at Kigali Airport, you will be welcomed by your driver guide who will drive to a hotel for breakfast. After breakfast, you will do a short City Tour in Kigali City. Visit the Rwanda Genocide Memorial and Cultural Museums. After having lunch transfer to Kigali National Park, upon arrival check in your accommodation for refreshment and resting.

Accommodation: Akagera Game Lodge

Meals: B, L, D

Included: City Tour

Day: 1
Day: 2

Game drive and Boat cruise on Lake Ihema

Have breakfast and embark on an early morning game drive to catch early riser wildlife and others like lions, elephants, buffaloes, zebras, water and bush bucks, oribi, topi, and warthogs among others. Return to the lodge for lunch. In the evening prepare for the unforgettable boat cruise along Lake Ihema, a wonderful platform to watch wildlife and birds along the Lake banks, which include hippos, crocodiles, pelican bee-eaters, great egrets, eagles, sparrows, and swallows among others respectively. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight and overnight.

Accommodation: Akagera Game Lodge

Meals: B, L, D

Included: Game drive, Boat cruise

Day: 2
Day: 3


Have a relaxed breakfast and do a game drive to see more wildlife and birds as you exit the park. Drive back to Kigali with lunch en route. Visit some local markets and art galleries to shop some gifts to take home and then drive to Kigali International Airport for your outbound flight.

Meals: B, L

Included: Game drive

Day: 3

This tailor-made adventure includes:

  • Accommodations and Meals
  • Bottled Drinking Water
  • Fruits
  • Wi-Fi On Board
  • Airport Transfers
  • Transportation in a Comfortable Safari Vehicle with AC
  • A Professional Driver Guide
  • Park Entrance Fees
  • Boat Cruise

This tailor-made adventure excludes:

  • Visa
  • Health Insurance
  • Flights
  • Optional Activities
  • Meals and Drinks not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Tips and Gratuities
  • Laundry
  • Personal Expenses

We design each itinerary around East Africa, so this suggested itinerary is a starting point that we can transform into something completely customised for you.


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Why Jungle Tales Africa Safaris?

We have a strong will to have a positive impact on society in terms of both sustainability and conservation with the tourism model as a tool for our goal to protect nature and the environment as well as uplift livelihoods within the rural areas we reach with tourists.

Jungle Tales Africa supports different non-profit organisations around Bwindi that were created to have a positive impact in our communities.

We listen to you and undertand your adventure goals and curate unique tours that are customised to you.

We offer flexibility if your plans change so you can book with confidence and peace of mind.