2 Days Akagera Safaris With Kigali City Tour

For those who are pressed for time who wish to familiarize themselves with the Rwandan capital, our half day city tour is a perfect addition to your Rwanda trip. Learn more about Rwanda's history at  the Historic Museum, visit a bustling craft market, dine at the famous 'Hotel Rwanda', and visit the heart-wrenching Genocide Memorial. Also this tour will cover Akagera national park which is located in Eastern Rwanda on the border with Tanzania. Akagera national park is a 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 introduces from South Africa, making Akagera national park officially a big 5 park like it was many years ago. It is also home to numerous bird species in the several habitats which include woodland, swamps, lakes and Savannah.

per adult from

$1,111

AUD

Duration

2 days

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  • What's included :
    • Accommodation as per itinerary
    • Fuel surcharge
    • Local taxes
    • National Park fees
    • Bottled water
    • Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
    • Professional guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off (if option selected)
    • Private tour
    • Transport by private vehicle
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    What's excluded :
    • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
    • DVD (available to purchase)
    • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
  • Day1: Kigali City Tour

    Meet and greet tour Driver /guide at our office or somewhere in Kigali – short briefing about your city tour. Proceed for a city tour in Kigali, Rwanda’s capital city which was named in 1907 by Dr. Richard Kandt, the first colonial resident governor of Rwanda. Kigali city is surrounded by lush hills of green. On the tour through the city, expect to see the following:

    Tour will start by visiting

    Mount Kigali for a fantastic view of the city, surrounding hillside and countryside. It is one of the highest points in Kigali city. 

    Kigali Museum and learn the history of city and country’s pre-colonial and colonial period as well as the colonial masters in Rwanda. Visit the

    genocide memorial site, a grim reminder of a senseless massacre of innocent’s lives in 1994. Learn about Rwanda’s history from pre-colonial times to 1994 genocide and how Rwanda has dealt with that past. We continue with our tour and see the new developments in Rwanda; the recovery has been incredible, a testament to humankind’s resilience

    Mille Collines Hotel (Hotel Rwanda) for lunch

    Kigali city tour will include a stop at the historic 'Hotel Rwanda'. Still a classy hotel to this day, the Mille Collines Hotel offers a delicious buffet lunch including African Food such as Amateke, Ibijumba etc.

    Visit the

    Kimoronko Giant Market, where you will have a chance to bargain as locals do and test to african food such fruits, drinks and also you will have chance to the hand art and craft market of CAPLAKI for souvenir shopping. optionaly if you still have time will be able to visit the most populary art gallery in East Africa called

    Inema Art Center where you will meet magician doing their things.

    Later in the evening, proceed to your Hotel for dinner and overnight stay.

    Meal Plan: Lunch & Dinner

    Accommodation: Legend Hotel

    Day2: Transfer to Akageranation for a Game Drive

    Day tour to Akagera national park for a Wildlife Safari

    Today early morning we leave Kigali at about 5 am for a day trip to

    Akagera national park, which is about 2.5 hours away from Kigali. Akagera national park is majorly a Savannah park with Elephants, Zebras, Giraffes, Buffaloes, and recently introduced Lions. We shall take a game drive in search of these mammals. The game drive can last about 4 hours depending on the animal sightings and interest.

    Have lunch at Akagera game lodge or a picnic lunch in case you packed before your last game drive on your way out of the park arriving in Kigali later that evening.

    Meal Plan: Lunch
  • Departure Point :
    At Airport or your designated Location in Kigali Area
    Departure Time :
    9:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Infant seats available
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Dress code is formal
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Rwanda Travel

Activity ID: V-103677P14

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