This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. Learn more

Skip to main content

Talk to an expert 1-800-242-2434 Lines open now

User menu
Jao Camp
Jao Camp
Jao Camp
Jao Camp

Jao Camp: gallery


1 of 21
2 of 21
3 of 21
4 of 21
5 of 21
6 of 21
7 of 21
8 of 21
9 of 21
10 of 21
11 of 21
12 of 21
13 of 21
14 of 21
15 of 21
16 of 21
17 of 21
18 of 21
19 of 21
20 of 21
21 of 21

Jao Camp: video gallery


Jao Camp: picture gallery


Jao Camp is one of the Okavango's smartest camps; it has a very tropical, luxuriant feel.
It stands on an island amongst lush, verdant vegetation.
The suites at Jao are enormous, open-plan and very comfortable.
Large windows afford views of the flood plains form the comfort of your bed...
...which can also be enjoyed with a drink form the minibar in the lounge are.
A large en-suite is complete with bath, indoor and outdoor showers & yoga mat.
Out side a large wrap around deck...
...is the perfect spot to lounge in your own hammock...
...or in the sala.
The rooms are linked to the main area by a series of raised walkways.
Jao Camp has a unique style as seen here by the main entrance.
Meal are taken with the other guests and your guide on the top floor of the main area.
There is a great variety of fresh food...
...and after dinner there is always the option to gather around the fire.
Jao has a nice spa offering a variety of massages...
... and you are also able to stay fit in the gym...
or you might prefer to lounge by the pool.
There are many ways to discover Jao Camps surroundings...
...a 4WD safari...
...is a good way to see the area's wildlife...
...although this may be limited to smaller species and birdlife...
...with the headline species fewer and further between.
A boat trip offers a nice change from a vehicle...
...and you might even see something unusual.
And at the end of the day you can always enjoy a sundowner.
1 of 25
Jao Camp is one of the Okavango's smartest camps; it has a very tropical, luxuriant feel.
Jao Camp is one of the Okavango's smartest camps; it has a very tropical, luxuriant feel.
2 of 25
It stands on an island amongst lush, verdant vegetation.
It stands on an island amongst lush, verdant vegetation.
3 of 25
The suites at Jao are enormous, open-plan and very comfortable.
The suites at Jao are enormous, open-plan and very comfortable.
4 of 25
Large windows afford views of the flood plains form the comfort of your bed...
Large windows afford views of the flood plains form the comfort of your bed...
5 of 25
...which can also be enjoyed with a drink form the minibar in the lounge are.
...which can also be enjoyed with a drink form the minibar in the lounge are.
6 of 25
A large en-suite is complete with bath, indoor and outdoor showers & yoga mat.
A large en-suite is complete with bath, indoor and outdoor showers & yoga mat.
7 of 25
Out side a large wrap around deck...
Out side a large wrap around deck...
8 of 25
...is the perfect spot to lounge in your own hammock...
...is the perfect spot to lounge in your own hammock...
9 of 25
...or in the sala.
...or in the sala.
10 of 25
The rooms are linked to the main area by a series of raised walkways.
The rooms are linked to the main area by a series of raised walkways.
11 of 25
Jao Camp has a unique style as seen here by the main entrance.
Jao Camp has a unique style as seen here by the main entrance.
12 of 25
Meal are taken with the other guests and your guide on the top floor of the main area.
Meal are taken with the other guests and your guide on the top floor of the main area.
13 of 25
There is a great variety of fresh food...
There is a great variety of fresh food...
14 of 25
...and after dinner there is always the option to gather around the fire.
...and after dinner there is always the option to gather around the fire.
15 of 25
Jao has a nice spa offering a variety of massages...
Jao has a nice spa offering a variety of massages...
16 of 25
... and you are also able to stay fit in the gym...
... and you are also able to stay fit in the gym...
17 of 25
or you might prefer to lounge by the pool.
or you might prefer to lounge by the pool.
18 of 25
There are many ways to discover Jao Camps surroundings...
There are many ways to discover Jao Camps surroundings...
19 of 25
...a 4WD safari...
...a 4WD safari...
20 of 25
...is a good way to see the area's wildlife...
...is a good way to see the area's wildlife...
21 of 25
...although this may be limited to smaller species and birdlife...
...although this may be limited to smaller species and birdlife...
22 of 25
...with the headline species fewer and further between.
...with the headline species fewer and further between.
23 of 25
A boat trip offers a nice change from a vehicle...
A boat trip offers a nice change from a vehicle...
24 of 25
...and you might even see something unusual.
...and you might even see something unusual.
25 of 25
And at the end of the day you can always enjoy a sundowner.
And at the end of the day you can always enjoy a sundowner.

Other lodges in Okavango Delta Safari Reserves

Alternative places to stay in this same area.


Kwara Camp

Kwara Camp

Kwara Camp's private reserve boasts land and water activities year round, with excellent game-viewing opportunities and access to permanent channels of the north-east Okavango Delta.


93% (184 reviews)
Little Kwara

Little Kwara

Little Kwara is an intimate camp offering enthusiastic guiding on both land- and water-based safaris in an area known for good densities of big game.


93% (177 reviews)
Little Vumbura

Little Vumbura

On a secluded island within a private reserve, Little Vumbura combines superb game viewing with a broad diversity of habitats in a truly picturesque setting.


96% (122 reviews)
Shinde Camp

Shinde Camp

With experienced staff and a wealth of activities, Shinde offers a traditional safari in an exceptionally varied and wildlife-rich environment.


93% (87 reviews)
Chitabe Lediba

Chitabe Lediba

Chitabe Lediba, in Botswana's southern Okavango Delta, is a small family friendly safari camp; it offers great dry-land safaris and in our experience consistently delivers good game sightings.


96% (78 reviews)
Sandibe Safari Lodge

Sandibe Safari Lodge

The luxurious Sandibe Okavango Safari Lodge lies in a private concession in the heart of the Okavango Delta, beside Moremi Game Reserve, with superb big-game viewing.


94% (71 reviews)
Kanana

Kanana

In a beautiful part of the Delta, Kanana focuses on fantastic water activities and birding – including exclusive access to an impressive heronry.


95% (67 reviews)
Chitabe Camp

Chitabe Camp

In the southern Okavango Delta, the excellent Chitabe Camp concentrates on dry-land safaris in an area that we've found particularly good for wild dog sightings in recent years.


96% (64 reviews)
Footsteps across the Delta

Footsteps across the Delta

Small and very rustic, Footsteps across the Delta focuses on walking safaris; it also runs a special children’s programme so is particularly suitable for families.


99% (43 reviews)
Splash Camp

Splash Camp

Set in the Kwara Reserve, offering superb wildlife viewing year-round, Splash offers both land and water activities led by guides with a particular knack for tracking big game.


95% (38 reviews)
Tubu Tree Camp

Tubu Tree Camp

A traditional tented camp with a distinctive tree-house feel, Tubu Tree offers some of the best game viewing in the Jao Reserve.


98% (38 reviews)
Nxabega Okavango Tented Camp

Nxabega Tented Camp

Nxabega offers a selection of both land- and water-based activities, plus very good guiding, food and service, but game viewing can be somewhat erratic.


94% (35 reviews)
Vumbura Plains

Vumbura Plains

Indulgently stylish and luxurious, Vumbura Plains offers superb game viewing and birding on an exceptionally varied private reserve.


96% (34 reviews)
Gomoti Plains Camp

Gomoti Plains Camp

Overlooking a tributary of the Gomoti River, Gomoti Plains Camp is a classically designed camp with very comfortable tents in a good game- viewing area.


92% (30 reviews)
Jacana Camp

Jacana Camp

Jacana Camp is a small safari camp with an informal island feel; it is ideal for water-based activities in the Delta and offers excellent birdwatching.


98% (26 reviews)
Kwetsani Camp

Kwetsani Camp

Deep in the Delta, overlooking a floodplain, Kwetsani Camp is a small, high-end camp with good access to areas for land and water-based activities.


95% (22 reviews)
Mapula Lodge

Mapula Lodge

For an affordable yet varied safari encompassing a range of eco-systems, the traditional Mapula Lodge takes a lot of beating.


94% (19 reviews)
Baines' Camp

Baines' Camp

Baines' Camp is a well-run, intimate camp in a pretty part of the Okavango, offering a range of activities and the option to spend a morning walking with elephants.


92% (17 reviews)
Duba Plains Camp

Duba Plains Camp

Duba Plains Camp is a traditional safari camp, best known for the thrilling lion and buffalo interaction that is often found here in broad daylight.


94% (16 reviews)
Stanley's Camp

Stanley's Camp

In a private concession south of Moremi Game Reserve, Stanley's Camp offers 4WD game drives, seasonal water activities and a superb elephant interaction.


92% (15 reviews)
Pom Pom Camp

Pom Pom Camp

Pom Pom Camp lies amidst stunning Okavango Delta scenery. Come for idyllic mokoro trips and great birdwatching, and accept that big-game sightings here are a bonus.


93% (12 reviews)
Little Tubu

Little Tubu

Little Tubu is a new, traditional camp with just three tented chalets and a distinctive tree-house feel. The areas around it can be explored by water and land-based activities year round.


100% (12 reviews)
Xaranna Okavango Delta Lodge

Xaranna

Xaranna is a plush tented camp amongst the idyllic waterways and islands of the Delta. Each air-conditioned tent has a plunge pool. Water activities and pampering are the focus here.


90% (8 reviews)
Pelo Camp

Pelo Camp

In a pristine wilderness environment deep in the Okavango Delta, the seasonal Pelo Camp is tented yet comfortable, with activities focusing on excursions by mokoro.


97% (7 reviews)
Seba Camp

Seba Camp

Seba Camp is a luxury camp in a lovely location that offers the full range of water and land safari activities, depending on the time of year. This camp is particularly suitable for families.


90% (6 reviews)
Duba Explorers Camp

Duba Explorers Camp

Intimate and elegant, Duba Explorers Camp promises a firm safari focus in a remote corner of the Okavango, led by a team who value the highest guiding and hosting standards.


92% (5 reviews)
Abu Camp

Abu Camp

Abu Camp is an exclusive safari camp on the western side of the Botswana's Okavango Delta - offering superb elephant-back safaris and opportunities to walk with them too.


70% (2 reviews)
Okavango Delta Walking Safari

Okavango Walking Safari

The Okavango Delta Walking Safari camps in a secluded Okavango Delta Reserve where there are few roads; the ideal location for a walking trail led by an expert guide.


100% (1 review)
Eagle Island Lodge

Eagle Island Lodge

Eagle Island Lodge is a luxurious camp with international-style facilities including air conditioning and intercom in each room; offering water based activities in the Okavango Delta.


No reviews yet
Qorokwe Camp

Qorokwe Camp

Luxurious and contemporary, the relatively new Qorokwe Camp is a gem in the Okavango Delta, offering land- and occasionally water-based activities in a prime wildlife area.


No reviews yet
Xudum Okavango Delta Lodge

Xudum Delta Lodge

Xudum is a beautifully crafted lodge well situated to explore the Delta waterways. Each air-conditioned suite has a private plunge pool and a lofty viewing deck with a sala that doubles as a 'star bed'.


No reviews yet
Kiri Camp
No reviews yet
Setari Camp

Setari Camp

Setari Camp stands on an island dotted with palm trees, close to the base of the Okavango’s ‘Panhandle"


No reviews yet
Inspire me

Need inspiration?

Let our trip chooser narrow down the options for you

Inspire me

Login to Expert Africa

Sign in with password

Sign in with email link


New to Expert Africa? Create an account

Forgotten your details?

It's free & quick to set up

  • Order a brochure
  • Save your wish-list
  • Send us an enquiry
  • Pay online for your trip
  • Subscribe to our newsletter
  • Give us feedback on your trip
  • Full site benefits of the site

Need some help? Talk to our team

Africa