Mombo Camp, Okavango Delta, Botswana

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4Cs Projects at Mombo Camp

Mombo Concession’s isolation and sheer diversity of suitable vegetation makes the area ideal for delicate reintroduction projects and for the greater purpose of wildlife conservation.


Botswana Rhino Reintroduction Project

This is the conservation contribution in Botswana of which we are most proud. This ongoing project was initiated as a joint initiative between Wilderness Safaris and the Botswana government in 2001. Since then, breeding nuclei of both white and black rhino have been returned to the wilds of Botswana; our Rhino Monitor is based at Mombo Camp.

Eco-friendly systems

In keeping with Wilderness’ objective of reducing energy consumption and fuel use at all its camps, Mombo is 100% solar powered, with electricity and hot water provided via solar panels and inverters. Waste water (sewage and grey water) is treated in an Above Ground Sewage Plant, ensuring that the water is clean before being allowed to enter the natural environment.

Botswana Lion Genetics Study

Researcher Simon Dures is developing a comprehensive understanding of the past and present genetic structure of the lion population centred in Botswana’s Okavango Delta.

Okavango Large Herbivore Ecology Project

This project dealt with the population demographics, assembly patterns, preferred resources and habitats, movement patterns and spatial distribution patterns of medium-sized herbivores within the southern Okavango Delta.

Long Run Alliance

Mombo is a Long Run Alliance member, meaning the camp is dedicated to sustainability through the 4Cs (conservation, community, culture and commerce) and a leader in sustainable tourism, biodiversity conservation, community development and cultural stewardship.

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Latest News From Mombo Camp

  • Mombo Camps - January 2018
    Jan 16, 2018

    Welcome back, Mombo! The fourth generation of Mombo has opened and she is certainly a beautiful, trend-setting safari camp…

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  • Mombo Camp - December 2017
    Dec 22, 2017

    Mombo’s resident leopard Pula and her cub Marothodi gave us hours of magical viewing as we watched the cub hunt and kill an African wild cat…

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  • Mombo Camps - October 2017
    Oct 3, 2017

    The dogs are back in town… that is, around Mombo Trails!

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“ Once-in-a-lifetime trip - although of course I hope to be able to go back. ”
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Reviewed by: Pskdc, 18 January 2017