Bird Watching Safaris in Rwanda Safari

Rwanda is a fascinating destination for bird watching activities. Rwanda alone boasts of 650 Bare Faced Go Away Bird in Rwandabird species, 44 of which can only be found in Rwanda. The Shoe Bill, the Purple-bleasted Sunbird, the Rwenzori Turaco, the Red-faced Barbet, the Little Bee Eater, the Rockefeller’s Sunbird, Collared Apalis, and Fraser’s Eagle Owl are some of the most sought after birds that are readily available to the eye of anyone visiting any of Rwanda’s national parks, that is to say Akagera National Park, Volcanoes National Park and Nyungwe Forest National Park. In the vast and beautiful Nyungwe Forest, you will search for supplementary Albertine Rift endemics (notable targets include Red-collared Babbler, Kungwe Apalis, Shelley’s Crimsonwing and Albertine Owlet). In Akagera NP, you bird broad-leafed woodlands and papyrus swamps for Shoebill and many other specials.

4 Days Birding Safari in Rwanda

Day 1: Arrival at Kigali Airport
After arriving at the airport you will immediately start Bird watching after a short briefing. Rwanda Birding SafariBirds of Rwanda are among the welcoming biodiversity. Then you will be transferred to the lodge or hotel. You will also be sighting Bird along the road. Dinner and overnight at Mille Collines Hotel/Okapi Hotel

Day 2: Transfer to Akagera National Park
Have breakfast and head to Akagera National Park. On your arrival, you will carry out a birding in the open savannah. You have one of the best panoramic views known in East Africa overlooking the River Akagera meanders. Dinner and overnight at Akagera Game Lodge/Dereva Hotel

Day 3: Bird Watching
After breakfast, enjoy bird watching for the whole day in the park. You will have a picnic lunch and later return to the lodge. You will oserve different bird species such as Long-toed Lapwing, Bennett's Woodpecker, White-winged Warbler, headed Black Chat, Swamp Flycatcher, White-Black-collared Barbet, Tabora Cisticola and Miombo Wren-warbler. Dinner and overnight at Akagera Game Lodge/Dereva Hotel

Day 4: Departure
Return to Kigali for a departure flight.


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