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4 Days Lowland gorillas national park and Akagera national park Safari

Embark on a thrilling 4 Days Lowland Gorillas National Park and Akagera National Park Safari in Rwanda.This safari offer visitors an opportunity to visit the lowland gorillas in Congo and the wildlife in Rwanda. Kahuzi-Biega national park is a UNESCO World Heritage Site because of its existence of the famous for habituated Lowland gorillas.

15 Days Rwanda Gorillas, Cultural and Wildlife SafariThe main attraction to the park are the eastern Lowland gorillas and it is the only place in the world where you can track these low-land gorillas. Kahuzi Biega national park is accessed from Bukavu, which is the main town when you cross from Rwanda’s Nyungwe forest national park. Akagera national park on the other hand is where we find the big 5 game in Rwanda. It is the only savannah park in Rwanda for wildlife where you can expect to see the lions, leopards, buffaloes, rhinos, giraffes, elephant, a lot more animals and Lake Ihema.

Detailed 4 Days Lowland gorillas national park and Akagera national park Safari

Day 1: Cross-Border Transfer to Bukavu for Lowland Gorillas National Park

Embark on a remarkable 4-day Lowland Gorillas National Park and Akagera National Park Safari, starting with a seamless cross-border transfer to Bukavu. Our experienced guide/driver will pick you up from Kigali and assist you in smoothly navigating the Congo border, ensuring a hassle-free journey. Arrive in Bukavu, the gateway to Kahuzi Biega, and check into your preferred accommodation for a delightful evening at Panorama Hotel (mid-range) or Hotel Elizabeth (budget).

Please note that your Rwanda Visa will require renewal at the border, as it becomes invalid upon entering Congo. The process can be completed while on the tour, with the visa ready for you after the safari.

Day 2: Lowland Gorilla Trekking in Kahuzi-Biega National Park and Return to Rwanda

Start your second day with a hearty breakfast before heading to Kahuzi-Biega National Park for an awe-inspiring lowland gorilla trekking experience. Our knowledgeable guide will lead you through lush valleys and dense jungles, encountering a variety of wildlife along the way. Capture unforgettable moments as you observe the gorillas in their natural habitat, with ample time for photography and videos. Spend up to four hours in the presence of these majestic creatures, witnessing their intriguing behaviors.

After bidding farewell to the gorillas, we’ll return to the border and cross back into Rwanda. Take a break near Nyungwe Forest and rejuvenate. Enjoy a comfortable overnight stay at Gisakura Visitor Center (budget) or Nyungwe Top Hill View Hotel (mid-range).

Day 3: Transfer to Akagera National Park for Wildlife Adventure

Following a delicious breakfast, embark on a scenic journey to Akagera National Park, known for its rich wildlife. Traverse through Kigali city, with an opportunity to indulge in a delectable lunch en route. Arrive at the park and check into your chosen accommodation, all while enjoying a captivating game drive that offers glimpses of the park’s incredible fauna. Unwind and spend the night at Akagera Game Lodge (mid-range) or Karenge Bush Camp (budget).

Day 4: Morning Game Drive, Boat Cruise, and Return to Kigali

Experience the thrill of a morning game drive, encountering the Big Five and a multitude of fascinating animals, including giraffes, warthogs, zebras, and hyenas. Immerse yourself in the breathtaking beauty of Akagera National Park as our guide provides insightful commentary throughout the drive.

4 Days Lowland gorillas national park and Akagera national park SafariIn the afternoon, embark on a scenic boat cruise on Lake Ihema, where you’ll witness an abundance of wildlife, including hippos, buffaloes, and a variety of bird species.

Book your unforgettable 4-day Lowland Gorillas National Park and Akagera National Park Safari today!

Tour Inclusives

  • Gorilla Permits
  • Chimpanzee Permits
  • Rhino Tracking
  • Bottled Water
  • English Speaking Guide
  • Park Entrance Fees
  • Boat Rides
  • Cultural Tours

Tour Excludes

  • Tourist Entry Visa
  •  International Flight Tickets
  •  Travel Insurance
  •  Items of Personal Nature
  •  Tips and Gratuities

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