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 Pelo Camp Album

Submitted by: Annemarie Overbeek-Arnaud de Calavon, Jan 15, 2018

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Latest News From Pelo Camp

  • Pelo Camp - October 2017
    Oct 23, 2017

    When elephant siesta time takes place next to our Pelo Camp solar panels, we have to tread carefully when going to check them!

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  • Pelo Camp - September 2017
    Sep 21, 2017

    The resident Pel’s fishing-owls were heard calling and guests saw the whole family – mom, dad and the juvenile – all together…

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  • Pelo Camp - August 2017
    Sep 20, 2017

    We are really happy to see that our resident Pel’s fishing-owl fledgling and its parents are still on Pelo Island, and we hear them calling on a regular basis…

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As recommended on TripAdvisor

“ We have enjoyed magical moments there and intense emotions. ”
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Reviewed by: Track M, 07 October 2017