Akagera National Park has a diversity of wildlife including buffaloes, elephants, giraffes, zebras, impalas and many others. After a long time being extinct in Akagera National Park, the black rhinos and lions have recently been restocked. Their sighting is always not guaranteed due to their small number and the hiding character of the black rhino. Enjoy the game drive viewing the natural habitat of different animals, birds and enjoying the view of different lakes and landscape.


Depart from Kigali as early as 05h30 and drive for an estimated three hours and reach Akagera National Park by 08h30 and then spend the entire day through the park to depart to Kigali late afternoon or in the evening.


05h30: Pick-up, leave Kigali with a Universal Ventures driver-guide to drive 3 hours approx.Mid-way: Stop-over by Imigongo Art Center for leg stretching and exploring the different art objects in their exhibition hall.

Towards 08h30: Akagera National Park reception for permits, register, pick picnic lunch and go for Akagera Game Drive.

Spend the whole day in Akagera National Park, Arrive back in Kigali towards the evening, around 18h00-19h00.

Price: $500 per person


  • Entrance fees

  • Bottled water

  • Safari vehicle with a pop-up roof

  • A professional driver-guide

  • Akagera National Park guide for experience optimisation

  • Pick-up and drop-off anywhere in Kigali city

Not included

  • Alcoholic drinks

  • Anything not explicitly mentioned