ACTIVITIES

Mapula offers excellent Game Viewing all year round. With Wild Dogs existing in the area for the past few years. Lion and Leopard are also very active in the Mapula Region. Prolific bird life makes this the ideal setting for keen bird watchers.

Mapula Lodge is able to offer a wide variety of activities as follows:
• Games drives
• Night drives
• Sundowners in the bush
• Game walks
• Birding safaris
• Photographic safaris
• Mokoro trails

Kindly let us know if you have any special requests.
E-mail us : mapulalodge@btcmail.co.bw

MOKORO TRAILS
Mokoro and Walking Trails offer a special way to discover the wonders of the Okavango Delta and the African bush. Take the opportunity to appreciate its distinct character. This is idyllic for those who wish to learn more about the smaller Fauna and Flora. Explore the rawness and vibrancy of nature, without the diesel engine. Clients spend their day exploring the miraculous water ways of the Delta on a Mokoro (Canoe),poled by a Professional Poler/Guide. You have the choice of Nature Walks on some of the Islands and Canoeing. Get up close to the remarkable aquatic life. Get the chance at a sighting of the elusive Sitatunga. This trail gives you the opportunity to spot Crocodile, Elephants, Waterbuck, Pythons, Monitor Lizards and so much more. For a whole days excursion, a delectable picnic lunch is prepared for our guests.

PHOTOGRAPHIC SAFARIS
With a picture perfect landscape, making for the most astonishing photographs, enjoy the experience of seeing this Motherland of Magnificence come to life with a click of a button. There is no other like the African Sunset, here is the chance to take this memorable moment home.

BIRDING SAFARIS
With over 450 species of birds, bird viewing is endless and is a pleasurable moment in this marvelous setting.Mapula Lodge has the most prominent bird life and gives our guests the opportunity to see the Scops Owl, Cattle Egret and the Saddle Bill Stalk just to name a few. 

BOATING
Catch the first rays of the sun as they filter through the papyrus reeds with an early morning boat cruise . Indulge in the chance to witness animals such as the Hippo, Elephants and Crocodiles while listening to the African call of the striking Fish Eagle.

FISHING
Mapula has one of the best fishing spots to be experienced. Come dare to fight the mighty Tiger Fish and enjoy the famous Tilapia and Barbell.

NIGHT DRIVES
Night drives are a MUST in the Mapula Area. You have the opportunity to witness nocturnal animals come alive. Animals that can be seen are the beautiful Civet, the wide eyed Bush Babies, the Bat Eared Fox, Wild Cats, Porcupine and the bashful Leopard.

GAME DRIVES
Game drives take place in an open aired 4 x 4 vehicle. Fully equipped with a Bird and Mammal book as well as bean bags for the keen photographer which makes your game viewing much more exhilarating.

AIR CHARTER
Major Blue Air, based in Maun is equipped with 4 Cesnas and 2 Airvans. Our wings spread mostly over the Okavango Delta, Namibia, Zambia and South Africa. Get ready for a flight that you will never forget. Major Blue invites you to excellence in aviation