Jao Camp, Okavango Delta, Botswana

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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 Jao Camp Album

Submitted by: Cathy Kays, Feb 26, 2017

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Latest News From Jao Camp

  • Jao Camp - February 2018
    Feb 21, 2018

    February saw an influx of many water birds in front of Jao, along with multiple sightings of wild dog and even a cheetah!

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  • Jao Camp - January 2018
    Jan 12, 2018

    Various sightings of lions and leopards were recorded at Jao, but the highlight for this time of year has to be the abundant birdlife in the Delta…

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  • Jao Camp - December 2017
    Dec 5, 2017

    With the break of dawn at Jao, elephants big and small head off on their daily mission to only they know where – what a magical sighting as they are lit up by the day’s first soft rays of sunlight….

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“ Definitely one of those "dream holiday" destinations!! ”
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Reviewed by: Ischen S, 29 December 2017