Jacana Camp - Botswana - Wilderness Safaris

Located on a beautiful island and surrounded by seasonally-inundated floodplains and papyrus swamps, Jacana Camp has five Meru-style tents built on raised wooden decks to facilitate its panoramic views of the Okavango Delta.
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baYei poler at Jacana Camp in the Okavango Delta #Botswana #safari

baYei poler at Jacana Camp in the Okavango Delta #Botswana #safari

Jacana Camp – Birdlife is abundant; enthusiasts can spot Pel's fishing-owl as well as African and lesser jacanas and other Okavango specials such as slaty egret and African pygmy-goose. #Africa #Safari #Botswana

Jacana Camp – Birdlife is abundant; enthusiasts can spot Pel's fishing-owl as well as African and lesser jacanas and other Okavango specials such as slaty egret and African pygmy-goose. #Africa #Safari #Botswana

Jacana Camp – Wildlife concentrations in this area of the Delta depend on water flow and volume, changing from season to season. #Africa #Safari #Botswana

Jacana Camp – Wildlife concentrations in this area of the Delta depend on water flow and volume, changing from season to season. #Africa #Safari #Botswana

Jacana Camp – Giraffe dot the landscape and can be found in the open areas and woodland fringes. #Africa #Safari #Botswana

Jacana Camp – Giraffe dot the landscape and can be found in the open areas and woodland fringes. #Africa #Safari #Botswana

Jacana Camp - Beautiful lush palm islands dot the water. Further west, the area gets progressively dryer and Hunda Island, which is the tip of a large 'sand tongue,' is the largest area of dry land in the Jao Concession during the inundation (July-Sept).   #Africa #Safari #Botswana

Jacana Camp - Beautiful lush palm islands dot the water. Further west, the area gets progressively dryer and Hunda Island, which is the tip of a large 'sand tongue,' is the largest area of dry land in the Jao Concession during the inundation (July-Sept). #Africa #Safari #Botswana

Jacana Camp - The drier west harbours similar species, with greater concentrations of  Burchell’s zebra and blue wildebeest.   #Africa #Safari #Botswana

Jacana Camp - The drier west harbours similar species, with greater concentrations of Burchell’s zebra and blue wildebeest. #Africa #Safari #Botswana

Jacana Camp – Lion dynamics in the area are interesting…owing to the semi aquatic landscape #Africa #Safari #Botswana

Jacana Camp – Lion dynamics in the area are interesting…owing to the semi aquatic landscape #Africa #Safari #Botswana

Jacana Camp - Other game includes blue wildebeest, impala, tsessebe, southern giraffe, elephant, hippo and crocodile, spotted-necked otter and even the occasional sitatunga. #Africa #Safari #Botswana

Jacana Camp - Other game includes blue wildebeest, impala, tsessebe, southern giraffe, elephant, hippo and crocodile, spotted-necked otter and even the occasional sitatunga. #Africa #Safari #Botswana

Jacana Camp - The Jao Concession is 60 000 hectares (150 000 acres) in extent and is in the north-western area of the Okavango Delta, situated below the Okavango Panhandle. The Moremi Game Reserve forms the eastern boundary of the Concession. #Africa #Safari #Botswana

Jacana Camp - The Jao Concession is 60 000 hectares (150 000 acres) in extent and is in the north-western area of the Okavango Delta, situated below the Okavango Panhandle. The Moremi Game Reserve forms the eastern boundary of the Concession. #Africa #Safari #Botswana

Jacana Camp – Birding is exceptional in the Jao Concession: Vulnerable wattled crane, slaty egret, rosy-throated longclaw, Pel’s fishing-owl, and lesser jacana are found on the eastern side, with the western drier areas hosting crimson-breasted shrike, Dickinson’s kestrel and Meyer’s parrot.  #Africa #Safari #Botswana

Jacana Camp – Birding is exceptional in the Jao Concession: Vulnerable wattled crane, slaty egret, rosy-throated longclaw, Pel’s fishing-owl, and lesser jacana are found on the eastern side, with the western drier areas hosting crimson-breasted shrike, Dickinson’s kestrel and Meyer’s parrot. #Africa #Safari #Botswana

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