Safari in Jao Reserve

Jao Reserve is in the north-western area of the Okovango Delta in Botswana. The Moremi Game Reserve forms the eastern boundary. It is 60 000ha in size with a maximum guest occupancy of 48 people. The Jao Concession consists of glittering lagoons, deep-blue channels, floodplains and palm islands.

This wildlife high-density wetland area are home to the sitatunga and red lechwe antelopes as well as lion, leopard, wildebeest, elephant, zebra and many more.The outstanding birdlife of which the fish-eagle, endangered wattled crane, saddle billed storks, egrets and the African skimmer are part of can also be found in the Jao Reserve.

There is a number of small camps on the reserve ranging from tree-top houses to luxury chalets. The camps, Jao, Kwetsani, Jacana and Tuba Tree are only accessible by fly-in, via a short flight from either Maun or Kasane and transfers. Various activities include night drives, walks, game drives, boating and exciting mokoro trips (dug-out canoe).

Jao Reserve Safari Lodges in Botswana

Jao Camp

Jao Camp is a 18 bedded luxury tented camp situated in a private reserve to the west of the Moremi Game Reserve, within the northern...more

Kwetsani Camp

Kwetsani Camp is an Okavango Delta safari lodge located in the private Jao Concession Reserve on an island heavily wooded with palm, mangosteen, and fig trees...more

Tubu Tree Camp

Tubu Tree Camp is a traditional style tented safari camp built on to raised wooden platforms to take best advantage of the beautiful view over the...more
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