Akagera and Golilla Trekking 5 Days

Safari tour package:
A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Price per person*:
$1500 - $2010
Includes internal flights:
Yes
Length of safari:
5 days
Best months:
January - February, June - September
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Activity level:
Very Active - Trekking, mountain biking, kayaking
Safari type:
Cultural safaris Cultural
*Prices are estimates and used as guidelines only. Please contact the tour operator for an exact quote.
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Gorilla Watching and Akagera Wildlife 5 days.
Safari includes:
Accommodations,
Meals as indicated,
Game drives,
1 Gorilla trekking permit,
Private 4×4 custom built vehicles
English speaking safari guide who acts as driver.

Day 1:

Pick up from the airport or from your overnight accommodation in Kigali and transfer to the Akagera National Park. Start the mid morning game drive in the park seeing Zebra, Giraffe, Eland, Elephant and other wildlife. Meals and overnight at the Akagera Game Lodge.

Day 2: 

Morning breakfast and start the morning game viewing. Look out for other game like the Serval Cats, water Buck, Cape Buffalo, Vervet Monkey, Baboon and at the shores of the Akagera for the Hippos. The rest of the day is spent relaxing by the pool before meals and overnight at the Akagera game Lodge.

Day 3:

Transfer through Kigali for the Gorilla Mountain at Kinigi. Arrive after lunch for dinner and overnight at the Mountain Gorilla View Lodge.

Day 4:

Morning breakfast and early start of the day’s gorilla safari trekking on the slopes of the Volcanoes national park. The gorilla safari is led by a group of gorilla trackers and guides and ends when the Mountain gorillas are sighted. After an hour viewing and taking pictures. The safari ends with a short walk to the park boundary and transfer to the Mountain Gorilla View Lodge for meals and overnight.

Day 5:

After breakfast, we depart from the gorilla trekking area and drive to Kigali. Depending on the flight, we may take a brief genocide memorial tour before heading to the airport for your outward flight.

Listed below are hotels/lodges/resorts that the safari tour operator can accomodate for you.

  • Akagera Game Lodge
  • Mountain Gorilla View Lodge

Gorilla Safaris

- We offer private/custom safaris
- We offer group tours/safaris
- Our main focus is: Mid-level safaris
- We book pre/post-safari attractions
T: 256 -41-578209
Since: Mar 2013

Parks you will visit

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Animals you will see

African buffalo
African buffalo
Baboon
Baboon
Bushbaby
Bushbaby
Elephant
Elephant
Giraffe
Giraffe
Hippopotamus
Hippopotamus
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Activities you can do

Bird watching
Bird watching
Boating / canoeing
Boating / canoeing
Fishing
Fishing
Game drives
Game drives
Night drives
Night drives
Photography
Photography
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