Day Trips

Memorable & Exciting Day Excursions

Operating from Island Safari Lodge in Maun, you can embark on memorable and exciting day excursions to the Okavango Delta and Moremi Game Reserve.

At Island Mobile Safaris we pride ourselves in offering great value wildlife experiences. We have a range of day trip excursion options to choose from that are both land and water based.

You can explore the channels of the delta from a unique vantage point on a mokoro canoe, navigate the waterways of the Okavango by boat to Chief’s Island or explore the lush wildlife area of Moremi in open safari vehicles.

Mokoro excursion, Okavango Delta

Mokoro Excursions

Explore the famed Okavango Delta by mokoro, a traditional dugout canoe.

Glide past the island that dot the delta and the surrounding channels for a unique nature experience.

Guided by local qualified guides and polers you'll spend the day exploring the channels of the Okavango Delta with it's array of aquatic life and breathtaking beauty.

In this scenic and wildlife rich area you’ll be able to view the game drawn to the life-giving waters.

This experience brings you close to nature as you enjoy the tranquility of the waterways, sounds of nature all around and wildlife encounters.

Moremi Day Trip

The world famous Moremi Game Reserve is a great way to spend the day exploring the diversity of this scenic and wildlife-rich area.

Departing early from Island Safari Lodge, you'll head north towards Moremi Game Reserve. Moremi is 80 km from Maun but game viewing begins at the buffalo fence, 50 km from the lodge.

Arriving at Moremi, you’ll witness the rich and diverse fauna and flora this area is famous for. Spend the day exploring the reserve, enjoying the magnificent scenery and wildlife and photographic opportunities of a lifetime.

You'll stop at a scenic area to enjoy a light and wholesome lunch then continue to explore Moremi for the rest of the day.

Arriving back in Maun in the late afternoon, you're welcome to enjoy sunset drinks and dinner at Island Safari Lodge restaurant.

Elephant on edge of Okavango Delta island

Chief's Island Day Trip

Journey into the Okavango Delta to experience the magical Chief’s Island whose fascinating heritage and wildlife will fill you with a sense of wonder.

Departing from the Island Safari Lodge, you’ll head north 45 minutes by boat to Boro. Once past the Boro village you now enter game cruise mode for the rest of the trip.

Spend the day cruising this remarkable area, exploring its incredible beauty.

Setting off in the afternoon, exploring the delta’s channels as you make your way back to Maun.

"Even as experienced Africa travellers, we were stunned. Having just come from Kruger, I believe Moremi, particularly under the guidance of Island Safaris, is a competitive safari experience. Sightings I thought I'd go my lifetime without seeing."