Mapula Lodge


MAJOR BLUE AIR is always ready to take you where you need to go. Conveniently based just  a stone’s throw away from Maun International Airport, at the gate to the Okavango Delta, we invite you to experience the awe-inspiring views that can only be seen by air. Regardless of the distance and duration of the flight, we are dedicated to providing you with “Excellence in Aviation”. 

Our pilots are highly capable and experienced in a variety of aircraft consisting of the Skyhawk Cessna 172, Stationair Cessna 206, Gippsland GA8 Airvan, and the Grand Caravan 208. Friendly and welcoming, they will ensure that your flight with Major Blue Air is fantastic from start to finish.

Major Blue Air is able to fly comfortably over the Okavango Delta, the Chobe Area and Southern Africa. Our fleet includes new aircraft, equipped with latest Glass cockpit technology. This, combined with modern GPS and Weather Radar equipment, allows us to fly at anytime, anywhere, in all weather conditions. Inside our tastefully upholstered aircraft, you will feel entirely at ease and fully able to enjoy the exciting experience that is flying with Major Blue Air.

Our services include:

• Camp Transfers to lodges in the Okavango Delta and Southern Africa.

• Scenic Flights over the Delta

• Flight over Victoria falls

• Aerial photography and Filming

• Private business charter flights tailored to suit your needs.


An intimate camp, Mapula Lodge offers flexibility that only an owner operated lodge can afford. From Birding Safaris within the belly of a Mokoro to Night Games Drives, the warm, friendly and experienced staff are always prepared to help you walk the footsteps to an unforgettable experience.

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

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Mapula Lodge Natlee Centre, Maun, Botswana
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P.O. Box 2040
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+267 6863368
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+267 71469219 / +267 71717714
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+267 6863369

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Viewing of Wildlife

Parks and reserves have been established for the protection of the wildlife. Here, in the wilderness of Botswana, it is you who are the intruder and your presence is a privilege.

Game viewing is usually at its best during