Getting out on the water in a mokoro without the noise of an engine is an incredibly peaceful way to get close to Africa's smaller plant and animal life, particularly birds. A mokoro is a dugout canoe (traditionally wood, today often fiberglass) that is propelled and guided by a single person standing at the back using a pole called an Ngashe. Mokoros were used by the local people of the Okavango Delta to traverse and fish among the water channels. Mokoro rides are an activity that can be found at many camps and lodges in Botswana, Zambia and Zimbabwe but is a signature activity for properties in the Okavango Delta, particularly those set on permanent waterways.
Have you started planning your safari on your own? Are you totally overwhelmed with all the informationout there? Let us help you cut through all the conflicting information online and start planning a safari that is completely tailored to you. Get in touch with us and we can discuss your travel passions and help you begin the planning process for your dream safari.CONTACT US
Get a free customized trip consultation. Whether you want to be immersed in wildlife or cocooned in luxury, we are here to help.
Enter your information below to get started.