The hot air balloon safaris in Rwanda are among the different tourism activities that have been introduced to Akagera national park as the bid to boost tourism in Akagera national park and Rwanda as well. Akagera national park is among the most famous national parks in Rwanda that have a lot of rewarding attractions to offer to the different types of travellers interested in having an amazing experience and among the different tourism activities like the game drives in Akagera national park which can help you track the big five animals in Rwanda, travellers can also participate in the boat cruise on lake Ihema which will give you rewarding views of the different animal species carrying out their different tourism activities in the wild, you can also participate in the walk the line safari
Among the different activities in Akagera national park that you can participate in, the hot air balloon safaris in Uganda which will give you the opportunity to enjoy watching a number of rewarding attractions in the park as you also get the opportunity to cover a number of rewarding attractions in the park which will give you an amazing safari experience watching how they interact with the wild and one another.
The hot air balloon safaris in Rwanda are only carried out in Akagera national park and these were introduced in and it is eligible for all travellers from 6 years and above and for the travellers interested in the activity, they are expected to pay of 250USDFOR Rwandan citizens, East African citizens and foreign residents and diplomats will pay 350USDand other travelers will pay 450USD and the children between 6-12 years will pay half of the price and get to take part in the memorable safaris.
After you have obtained the permits for hot air balloon safaris in Rwanda, you will make your way to headquarters where you will be briefed about the rules and regulations to follow during the activity to help you understand more about the activity and also to avoid a number of accidents, this is done as a measure of safety so that you have an amazing safari experience. The balloon safaris will help you cover the most area in the park as you observe it from an aerial view to make your safari experience quite thrilling.
Among the different attractions that you will get to see include the water sources like lake Shakani, lake Ihema where you will get to see a number of water birds like the endangered shoe bill stork for an amazing activity, you will also get to see the herbivores in the park like elephants quenching their thirst form the water sources, as you also enjoy the breathtaking breeze for an amazing Rwanda wildlife safaris. The experience lasts between 45 minutes- 1 hour which however with the different attractions that can be seen in the park, it will feel like 2 hours and more therefore you should not miss out booking for your Rwanda Safaris Tours. Once you finish taking part in the activity you will obtain your certificate to certify your participation in the activity.
Other tourism activities that you can embark on during your Akagera national park safari like the boat cruise on lake Ihema which will give you the chance to watch the bird species like the African Darter, African Wattled Lapwing, Blue-cheeked Bee-eater, Common Squacco Heron, Crowned Lap wing, Eastern Grey Plantain-eater, Great Egret, Paradise Flycatcher, African Hobby African Spoonbill, Black Kite, African Fish Eagle, Pygmy Kingfisher, White-browed Coucal, Grey-capped Warbler Spur-winged Geese, Little Grebe, Common Moorhen, Hadada Ibis, White-faced Whistling Duck Black Crake, Hottentot Teal Black Egret, Cater Egret, and Black-headed Heron.
In the park you can also embark on the walk the line safari which will help you hike in the designated area in the park watching a number of rewarding views as you hike to the hills in the park. You can also get the chance to participate in the game drives in Akagera national park where you will get to track the big five animals in Rwanda.
during the morning game drives, you will watch the herbivores like the elephants, rhinos, elands, gazelles and many other herbivores grazing within the plains and during the evening game drive, get ready to watch the carnivores in the park like the lions, leopards and many other carnivores that can be seen hunting in the park for a memorable experience