Day 1: Transfer to Akagera
You will be picked up from Kigali and depart for Akagera national park– home of the Big 5 game in Rwanda. It’s a 2-3 hours drive from with great views of Rwanda landscape. Arrive in the park with en route game drive; you will go for a short southern Lake Ihema game drive. Look out for animals such as elephants, giraffes, buffaloes, zebras, hippos, crocodiles and many more like Antelopes. Dinner and overnight at Akagera Game Lodge/Ruzizi Tented camp/Dereva hotel
Day 2: Morning game drive and Boat ride on Lake Ihema.
Enjoy breakfast and go for a Northern circuit game drive in search of animals that you may have missed out in the previous game drive including the newly introduced lions form South Africa. It is not a guarantee that all the animals can be seen in the evening game drive.
There are some that are early risers and can only be seen in the morning. Return back to the lodge for a relaxation as you wait for lunch. After lunch, you will go for a boat ride on Lake Ihema which will offer you great views of the surrounding areas; hills and swamps. Expect to see Hippos, crocodiles and more bird species. Return back to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay as above.
Day 3: Transfer to Kigali city
You will have breakfast and return to Kigali city. Depending on your time of departure, you will take time to do a city tour and you will visit the genocide memorial. Drop off will be at the airport for your onward flight with memories of this 3 Days Akagera national park.
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