3 Days Short Rwanda Safari, Gorilla Trekking, Akagera Wildlife Tour Rwanda
This 3 Days Short Rwanda Safari, Gorilla Trekking, Akagera Wildlife Tour Rwanda is a perfect short Rwanda safari for a mountain gorilla trekking and wildlife game drive experience. The 3 Days Short Rwanda Safari itinerary combines a visit to Akagera National Park which is the only savannah park in the country with game drive opportunities and a visit to the Volcanoes National Park for a mountain gorilla trekking experience.
The 3 Days Short Rwanda Safari is suitable for persons interested in having a primate tracking experience and search for the sought-after Big Five African wilderness animals. 3 days/ 2 nights Short Rwanda safari is very amazing as you see very beautiful sceneries along with the drives and have a great experience of the beautiful land of a thousand hills. Activities included in the itinerary are game drives, boat cruises, and mountain gorilla trekking. This trip can start either from Kigali city or Kigali International Airport with early morning arrival on Day 1 and late-night departure on Day 3.
3 Days Short Rwanda Safari Itinerary Highlights
- Day 1: Transfer to Akagera National Park and have an evening boat cruise
- Day 2: Morning game drive and return to Kigali
- Day 3: Early morning transfer to Volcanoes National Park for gorilla trekking and return to Kigali
Details of the 3 Days Short Rwanda Safari
Day 1: Transfer to Akagera National Park and have an evening boat cruise
This morning, you will have an early morning drive to Akagera National Park with pick up from Kigali. Pick-up can be from Kigali city or at Kigali International Airport.
The drive takes about 2 and a half hours depending on the stopovers you may have along the way. On arrival at the park, you then proceed to your lodge where you will have lunch then later go for a boat cruise.
Take a boat trip on Lake Ihema and see aquatic wildlife like the hippos and crocodiles. Then after have a short game drive en-route to your hotel where you will have dinner and spend the night. Accommodation can be luxury, mid-range, or budget depending on your interest.
Meal Plan: Lunch & Dinner
Day 2 of 3 Days Short Rwanda Safari: Morning game drive and return to Kigali
Rise up early, have breakfast, and leave for a game drive in the park. Search for the “big five” mammals in the park-like the Elephants, Giraffes, Buffaloes, lions, rhinos, and several Antelope species.
Within the park are also varied birdlife species with over 500 of them within the boundaries. Have a game drive for more than 4 hours and have a picnic lunch before you embark on your journey back to Kigali.
Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
Day 3: Early morning transfer to Volcanoes National Park for gorilla trekking and return to Kigali
From the hotel in Kigali, you are then transferred very early in the morning to Volcanoes National Park for gorilla trekking.
Arrive in the park in time for briefing and have a gorilla trekking etiquette briefing. The briefing is at 8:00 am.
When you meet the gorilla family, you then spend a maximum of 1 hour seeing the gorillas interact among themselves and enjoy the bamboo forest.
After the experience, you then trek back to the start point where you meet your driver-guide for a transfer drive back to Kigali. Return to Kigali Late in the evening.
Drop off at hotel or Airport for a departure flight.
Meal Plan: Breakfast and Lunch
End of 3 Days Short Rwanda Safari
Safari Inclusions and Exclusions
The safari package includes
- Park Entrance fees
- Gorilla permits
- 4×4 Land Cruiser or Safari Van for ground travel
- Service of professional English-speaking guide
- Boat ride
- Game viewing
- Bottled water on tour
The safari package excludes
- Visa fees
- Optional Activities
- Air tickets
- Telephone bills
4X4 Luxury Safari Land Cruiser
We have luxury latest Land cruisers each driven by professionally trained driver guides and fuel. Our Vehicles have pop-up roofs for proper game viewing and photography.
The safari cars come with a small fridge for cooling your drinking water while on safari (which is always included while In the Vehicle).
They have inverters for charging small gadgets such as smartphones and cameras. They can seat five to a maximum of seven people and each client is guaranteed a window seat.
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