3 Days Akagera Wildlife Safari - Rwanda Wildlife Tour

 3 Days Akagera Wildlife Safari Overview – Wildlife Tour in Akagera National Park

3 days Akagera national park wildlife safari will offer you the best of wildlife game drives safari Rwanda’s only Savannah park, the Akagera national park.

Akagera National Park in Rwanda is home to a big population of wildlife and up to 500 bird species (a reward for bird lovers). Akagera birds can be seen in the swamps and lakes that follow the Akagera River. This is where large herds of elephant and buffalos emerge to drink at the lakes, while lucky visitors might stumble across a leopard, a spotted hyena or even a stray lion. You will also see lots of Hippos, Zebras, Impalas, warthogs, buffalo, and Giraffes among others.

Summary of 3 Days Akagera Wildlife Safari

Day 1: Arrive in Rwanda – Transfer to Akagera National Park
Day 2: Akagera Wildlife Safari Game Drive – Afternoon Boat Ride
Day 3: Departure

3 Days Akagera Wildlife Safari Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival, Transfer to Kayonza for 3 Days Akagera Wildlife Safari (5-6 Hours)

On arrival in Rwanda, you will meet with a driver guide from Access Car Rentals waiting to transfer you to Akagera National Park on a 2 hours scenic picturesque journey. For visitors already in Kigali, your driver-guide will pick you from your residence/hotel.

Accommodation options; Akagera Game Lodge (Moderate), Ruzizi Tented Lodge (Upmarket)
Meal plan – Lunch and Dinner

Day 2: Akagera Wildlife Safari Game Drive - Boat Ride

Wake up very early for a sumptuous breakfast and the cruise off in a safari open rooftop vehicle for the wildlife safari game drive in Akagera National Park. As you start the game drive, be on the lookout for top big mammals like Elephants, Giraffes, Buffaloes, Topi, Zebras, Gazelles, Impala, Baboons, Oribi, Butchel’s zebra, topi, bush baby and the recently re-introduced Lions and Rhinos in the park which can be seen on your lucky day.

After an exhilarating wildlife experience, you will have lunch at the lodge and then proceed for an afternoon boat ride on Lake Ihema. Get on with a close encounter with the Crocodiles and Hippos along the riverbanks as you enjoy the boat ride with a rewarding bord life experience of over 500 bird species. Retire to your lodge for dinner and overnight preparing to leave for Kigali the next day.

Accommodation options; Akagera Game Lodge (Moderate), Ruzizi Tented Lodge (Upmarket)
Meal plan – Breakfast and Lunch

Day 3: Departure to Kigali

Today after a relaxed breakfast, you will return to Kigali but through the park doing one last game drive. You can choose to do a later check out and drive directly to Kigali.

End of 3 days Akagera Wildlife Safari in Rwanda


Park entrance fees
Akagera Wildlife Safari Game Drive
A professional driver/guide
All transportation(Unless labeled as optional)
Roundtrip airport transfer


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.)

To Make Bookings and Reservations

To book this safari, contact our tour planner experts on email at info@accesscarrentals.com for detailed tour packages and travel tips.

Our payments are preferred in US Dollars and currency exchange rates vary daily based on the current international banking data available.We accept wire transfers and credit card payments. Payment by credit card is subject to a an unsolicited charge of 5%.

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