Pelo Camp, Okavango Delta, Botswana

Pelo Camp is an Adventures Camp

4Cs Projects at Pelo Camp

As a camp dedicated to the sustainability of conservation and community, Pelo Camp is intimately involved in projects which support these principles.


Tubu Joint Management Committee

Jao Concession holders and the University of Botswana (under the auspices of the Biokavango Project) launched a committee to reduce conflict between the community and the Jao Concession – specifically with regard to curbing poaching and over-fishing.

Green Operating Systems

In keeping with Wilderness’ objectives of using technologies and techniques towards reducing energy consumption and fuel use, and other resource-use reductions, Pelo Camp is run on 100% solar power, and uses efficient solar geysers to heat water.

Latest News From Pelo Camp

  • Pelo Camp - October 2016
    Oct 20, 2016

    Jacana guests on a night drive had a once-in-a-lifetime experience when they watched a female lion defend her kudu kill – and nearby cubs – from a pack of 13 wild dog…

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  • Pelo Camp - September 2016
    Sep 13, 2016

    There were several sightings of the usually very shy sitatunga around Pelo and we even spotted some babies…

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  • Pelo Camp - August 2016
    Aug 12, 2016

    How do elephants get palm nuts out of the trees at Pelo? The head butt, the nose poke or the chin wag?

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As recommended on TripAdvisor

“ This is a unique camp and the sights and sounds of the Delta come alive at night in this exceptional water camp. ”
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Reviewed by: ColdCorona, 15 December 2015