One Day tour Akagera National Park takes you to explore the Akagera National Park which is located in Eastern Rwanda on the border with Tanzania will give you a great experience to explore this only Savanna National Park where safari game drive can only be carried in Rwanda. 1 day tour in Akagera national park is known for harboring the big 5 with the recent introduction of the lions. Tour in Akagera national park will explore the only Savannah park in Rwanda and is home to several mammal species including Lions, Elephants, Giraffes, Hippos, Kobs, Zebras, Bushbucks, Waterbucks and most recently Black Rhinos have been introducing from South Africa, making Akagera national park officially a big 5 park like it was many years ago
Itinerary of 1-day akagera national park safari
Akagera national park safari tour will start by Departing from Kigali early the morning at around 05 am to Akagera National Park which lies in eastern province of Rwanda, hugging the border with Tanzania.
We will use 2hrs and 30min to the park, it is a distance of 120km from Kigali. The game drive here are like opening a present and each game drive holds a full new surprise as nature reveals its treasures in form of wonders that are so scenic, the wildlife like buffalos, antelopes including; the elands, topis, Maasai giraffes, monkeys, savannah birds, civets, leopards, the hyenas, as well as the serval cats.
The game drives also mean that you will be accompanied by the guide who is so knowledgeable about the flora and the fauna that is found in the park. As you are carrying out the game drives, one should remain in the vehicle unless the park guides see that it’s safe for you to get out taking a look. For the longer game drives, you are advised to take a snack or lunch and a lot of drinking water. We shall spend approximately 5-7 hours in the park and return back to kigali evening at around 08Pm.