Akagera National Park
A stark contrast from the terraced hills that characterize much of Rwanda, Akagera National Park is an area of low-lying grasslands, dotted with numerous swamps and lakes that follow the meandering course of the Akagera River. With its wide variety of habitats, Akagera National Park is not only scenic, but home to a diversity of plains game, including zebra, giraffe, buffalo, elephant and hyena.
- Encounter the rare and prehistoric shoebill stork
- Explore vast Lake Ihema, home to a variety of water birds
- A diverse range of habitats and biodiversity
- The world's largest antelope species and thrilling leopard sightings
- Witness the towering Mutumba Hills
- 4WD Safari
- Boat Trip
- Night Drive
- Conservation Experience
- Photography Safari
- Star Gazing/Star Bed
Akagera National Park Map
Whether you want to tick the Big Five off your bucket list or seek out specific safari species, our expert guides reveal the typical wildlife sightings to expect in the Akagera National Park
TRIPS TO INSPIRE
From majestic wildlife to out of this world natural wonders, cultural melting pots and enchanting beaches, every bespoke Mahlatini journey is thrilling. Unsure where to visit? Whether it’s a bucket-list adventure, a milestone celebration or simply a much-needed escape, experience the joy with this inspiring selection of favourites.
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