Mapungubwe has excellent organised activities, all of which must be booked in advance at the main park gate. The Heritage Tours are the only way to access the archaeological site, which is otherwise off limits. All activities begin at the main park gate unless otherwise arranged:

  • Wildlife drives at sunrise (from 5.30am; three hours) and sunset (from 4pm; three hours); both cost R303 per person
  • Night drives (from 7.30pm; two hours; R303 per person)
  • Guided walks (from 6am; three hours; R444 per person)
  • Heritage site tour (from 4pm; two hours; R247 per person)
  • Heritage tour & museum (from 7am and 10am; two hours; R283 per person)