Akagera National Park Fees 2024

Akagera National Park Fees 2024 : Akagera National Park is the perfect destination for travelers interested in wildlife safaris which will lead you to several different wildlife species in their natural habitat. Are you a traveler interested in participating in several different activities in Akagera National Park exploring the different areas in the park when you participate in several different activities in Akagera National Park, here are the different fees for the activities in Akagera National Park that will ensure you have the most memorable.

Some of the notable activities that can be carried out in the park include; the boat cruise on Lake Ihema, which will give you access to several species like the kingfishers and many other water birds as they catch the fish in the wild, you can also participate in the hot air balloon safaris which will allow you to watch the park from an aerial view which will help you capture a larger area in the wild. You will also get to participate in the game drives in Akagera National Park which will give you access to the big five animals in Rwanda, you will also get to participate in birding in Akagera National Park which will lead you to several different water birds, several migratory species as you embark on the different activities in the park.

Continue reading the article to understand more about the fees that will help you plan your safari to Akagera National Park.

Entry fee / self-drive permit Details 1 Day/Night 2 Nights 3 Nights
USD RWF USD RWF USD RWF
Rwandan/EAC Citizen Per person ~16 15,000 ~24 22,500 ~32 30,000
Rwandan/EAC Resident 50   75   100  
International Visitor 100   150   200  
Rwandan/EAC Citizen children 6-12 ~|11 10,000 ~16 15,000 ~21 20,000
Rwanda/EAC Resident children 6 – 2 30   45   60  
International Visitor children 6 – 12 50   75   100  
Pan-African (out of EAC) 50   75   100  
Pan-African/EAC Resident 25   38   50  
Pan-African children 6 – 12 30   45   60  
Pan-African children 6 – 12/EAC Resident 15   23   30  

Children 5 or below do not pay entry fees

Entry fees are not charged beyond 3 nights for up to one week

Other fees Details USD
Vehicle fee Vehicle / Minibus (Rwandan/EAC registered) 10
Omnibus / bus / overlander (Rwa/EAC reg.) 20
Vehicle / Minibus (Foreign registered) 40
Omnibus / bus / overlander (Foreign reg.) 100

Guides (Park and Community Freelance) USD  
Guide for self-drive game drive Per guide / ½ day 25
Guide for self-drive game drive Per guide / full day 40
  Adults 13+ Children 6 – 12
Activities USD USD
Night drive (operated by AMC) pp/2.5hrs / vehicle, driver, guide/min. 2/max. 7 40 25
Fishing Pp per day (own equipment) 25 15
Boat trip – scheduled morning/day Price pp / 1 hrs / max. 11 pax 35 20
Boat trip – scheduled sunset trip Price pp / 1 hrs / max. 11 pax 45 30
Boat trip – private, non-scheduled Per boat / 1 hrs / max. 11 pax 200
Per boat / 1 hrs / max. 20 pax 360  
Camping Price pp / night 25 15
Camping at Mihindi Campsite Price pp / night 50 30
Behind the scenes tour Price pp / min 4 pax / 1.5 hrs 25 15
Group rate for 8+ pax / 1.5 hrs 180
Game drive day (AMC operated) ½ day max. 5hrs/vehicle, driver, guide/max. 7 200
Full day / vehicle, driver, guide / max. 7 pax 350
Walk the Line 7km walk along the fence / min. 3 approx. 2 hrs 30 20
Community Cultural Experiences Various activities offered / half day / min. 3 pax 30 20
Other fees USD  
Tent hire Per 6-man (3m x 3m) canvas tent (south sites) 30
Recovery fee Breakdown or assistance from the park 70
Recovery fee coasters Breakdown or assistance from the park 150
Fines For breaking any park rules & regulations 150
Landing fee Per landing within Akagera 50
Research fee Contact the management prior to any research 200
Ranger assistance fee For researchers / per day / conditions apply* 25
Akagera National Park Fees 2024
Akagera National Park Lions
Commercial filming / photography Per day. Contact the park for all filming 400  
Annual pass   USD RWF
Rwandan/EAC Citizen Single pass   95,000
Rwandan/EAC Citizens Couples pass   150,000
Rwandan/EAC Citizens Family pass   205,000
Rwandan/EAC Resident Single pass 300  
Rwandan/EAC Residents Couples pass 500  
Rwandan/EAC Residents Family pass 700