Jao Camp, Okavango Delta, Botswana

Jao Camp is a Premier Camp

Wildlife at Jao Camp

The game viewing at Jao is superb. Huge herds of red lechwe can be seen, followed by their primary predator – prides of lion. Other game typical of the area includes elephant, buffalo, leopard, tsessebe, zebra, hippo and crocodile as well as the uncommon sitatunga and spotted-necked otter. Many bird species are resident such as Meyer's parrot, African harrier hawk, black heron, coppery-tailed coucal, and black crake being some of the avian treasures found at Jao Camp.

What You Could See at Jao Camp

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Latest News From Jao Camp

  • Jao Camp - March 2015
    May 20, 2015

    Highlights at Jao this month include a bush brunch in the company of the local pride’s alpha male while the ‘Jao Mafia’ mongoose family’s antics keep guests and staff constantly amused…

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  • Jao Camp – February 2015
    Apr 14, 2015

    Mokoro excursions were the outing of choice, and two male lions fail epically one breakfast time…

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  • Jao Camp – January 2015
    Mar 5, 2015

    Guests marvelled at the exquisite sunsets and bush dinners laid on at Jao Camp…

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A Quote From Our Guests

“ The water based activities added great variety to our experience with fishing on small motor boats and trips on mokoros. ”
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Reviewed by: Sandy H, 2013.04.20