5 Days Akagera & Gorilla Tracking

Safari tour package:
A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Price per person*:
$1200 - $1600
Includes internal flights:
No
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:
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Day 1: Transfer to Akagera National

Today your guide/driver will meet and transfer you to Akagera National Park. This park was named after the Akagera River which flows on the eastern side of the park. This is also the only park in Rwanda with diverse wildlife residents of the giraffes, stray lions, visitors can also spot the hyenas, zebras, and a number antelopes. Enjoy your overnight at Akagera game lodge.

Day 2: Morning game viewing & Boat ride on Lake Ihema

After your breakfast, take a morning game drive through the tracks of the wildlife of Akagera National park. Enjoy amazing views of the towering giraffes, zebras, spotted hyenas, you may also spot the lions, bushbucks, oribi, impala, all these reside together in the park. After your lunch, embark on a boat ride on Lake Ihema with astonishing views of the hippos, crocodiles and various water birds. Return to your lodge for diner and overnight.

Day 3: Transfer to Parc National des Volcans

Today after your breakfast, transfer to Musanze town which is the best point to commence your gorilla trip in the available lodges. Please note that it is much safer to spend a night closer to the park headquarters than miles away since you will be required to report for briefing in time.

Day 4: Gorilla tracking experience

Enjoy your early morning breakfast and proceed to the park headquarters with your guide for briefing about the cons and proms of gorilla tracking. Embark on the gorilla trail with rangers, lookout for the beautiful flora in the forest with the birds singing in the trees. You are allowed approximately 1hour with the gorillas as you watch them play, feed and associate with each other. Return to your lodge for dinner and overnight after the tracking experience.

Day 5: Reserved for Departure.

Pearl Africa 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: +256 700 135510
Since: Feb 2014

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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