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3-Days Akagera Big Five and Nyungwe Rain Forest Tour

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US$1 656,00
2 travellers
What to Expect

Day 1: Akagera Natinal Park

Stop At: Akagera National Park, Rwanda
Wake up early in the morning, meet our driver guide, greet and briefing about the tour. Then drive to Akagera national park.

We will have a day drive crossing the hole park from south to the north seeing the animals around, The park is characterized by woodland, swamps, low mountains and Savannah. The varied terrain shelters wildlife including zebras, giraffes, elephants, lions and hundreds of bird species, such as the rare shoebill stork. In the southern part of the park, vast Lake Ihema is home to hippos and crocodiles. Have packed lunch from Akagera Game Lodge Hotel inside the park, and the we will relax and sleep in the park.
Duration: 8 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Akagera Game Lodge

Day 2: Nyungwe National Park

Stop At: Nyungwe National Park, Butare Rwanda
Wake up early in morning, after breakfast drive to lake, we will have a boat ride in the lake Ihema inside Akagera park and after drive to kigali-Nyungwe, along the way we will pass to Nyanza King's palace for the traditional experience of ancients Rwandan. We will drive and have lunch in Butare town an historical town, then drive to Nyungwe forest in the afternoon, check in at the guest house. We will have an experience of the local community around the park by visiting one of the cultural village in Gisakura and be back for dinner and sleep.
Duration: 8 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Nyungwe Top View Hill Hotel

Day 3: Chimpanzees tracking

Stop At: Nyungwe National Park, Butare Rwanda
Wake up early in the morning, get your packed breakfast and head to the park reception. Meet the guide and get the briefing about the chimpanzees tracking then drive to a small fragmented forest where the group of chimpanzees located, we will have 3 hours maximum tracking and being with the chimps and afterwards drive back to the hotel for check out and head back to Kigali, by passing to the lake Kivu. We will have about 30 minutes enjoying the lake Kivu having pictures and short boat ride then drive to Kigali at your hotel or at the airport.

End of tour.
Duration: 6 hours

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Wherever you are.
Departure Time
5:00 AM
3 days
  • Accommodation included: 2 nights
  • Parking Fees
  • Entry/Admission - Akagera National Park
  • Entry/Admission - Nyungwe National Park
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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