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 - July 2016
    Jul 12, 2016

    We have enjoyed watching a giant kingfisher visit us at Pelo on a regular basis – it’s always exciting to have these striking birds around…

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  • Pelo Camp - June 2016
    Jun 18, 2016

    Our highlight for June was unquestionably the Pel’s fishing-owl that we suspect is roosting on our island. She is close to one of our tents and has been spotted in the same fork of the tree for weeks now…

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  • Pelo Camp - May 2016
    May 21, 2016

    The waters have started to clear beautifully. It’s so crystal clear that out on the mokoro, guests can easily see the fish swimming below in the water around Pelo Camp…

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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