Jacana Camp, Okavango Delta, Botswana

Located on a wonderful isle and surrounded by seasonally-inundated floodplains and papyrus swamps, Jacana Camp has fiveJacana Camp Meru-style camp tents built on brought up wood made patios to accomplish its spectacular opinions of the Okavango Delta. Each covering has an internal en-suite bathroom. The main dining-room is on an brought up system between two spectacular sycamore fig plants and surrounded by heavy wild date palms. Jacana Camp also has a comfortable living room with an place for an open fire under the stars; and a drop pool to chill off in the noon sun.


  • A water wonderland, home to unique wildlife and spectacular birds
  • Mokoro adventures reveal scenic beauty and crystal-clear channels
  • A true water camp on a remote island in the Okavango Delta

Jacana Camp is set in the Jao Concession, a real wetland place, perfect for the unusual sitatunga and numerous red lechwe. In the dry season, lechwe, tsessebe, hippo, and zebra are frequent, with lion, cheetah and leopard often spotted. Wild animals concentrations in this place of the Delta rely on discharge and quantity, modifying from year to year. Birdlife is abundant; lovers can identify Pel’s fishing-owl as well as Africa and smaller jacanas and other Okavango special offers such as slaty egret and Africa pygmy-goose.

First time to Africa

  • African jacana, after which Jacana Camp is named
  • Little bee-eater, a drop of bright green on a branch
  • Hippo are constant sights and sounds around Jacana Camp
  • Elephant, best seen in the dry season at Jacana

Red lechwe on the move

Travelled to Africa

  • Reed frog, one of the tiniest creatures you’ll see
  • Female bushbuck walking on the camp pathway
  • Blue wildebeest stare from their drinking spot
  • Malachite kingfisher, a jewel of the Delta
  • Saddle-billed stork, an iconic species of southern Africa

Seasoned Traveller

  • Banded mongoose interactions are a joy to watch
  • Nile or water monitor, a member of the monitor lizard family
  • A glimpse of that ultimate special – Pel’s fishing-owl
  • Giraffe enjoy browsing on the many trees of the Okavango
  • The rare and elusive sitatunga antelope is a special sighting for the lucky

Jacana Camp Rates

Jacana CampOur fully inclusive rates are not just about the level of accommodation or the thread count of the linen. They encompass elements that cannot be counted or measured, such as exclusive access across nine countries to more than 3 million hectares (8 million acres) of Africa’s best wildlife areas. This equates in general to 3 000 hectares (8 000 acres) of private land per guest, creating a unique sense of seclusion, comfort, privacy and space. In turn, your presence helps us in the conservation of all these areas.

Jacana Camp offers a fully inclusive rate.

Our rates include:
• Accommodation
• All meals
• Twice daily scheduled camp activities
• Park fees
• All local drinks
• Laundry

Our rates exclude:
• Scheduled charter flights
• Premium imported brands
• Champagne

Fully inclusive – Per person sharing per night Rates

01 June 2014 to 31 October 2014

US$ 1,234

01 November 2014 to 19 December 2014

US$    814

20 December 2014 to 10 January 2015

US$    916

11 January 2015  to 31 March 2015

US$    736

01 April 2015  to 31 May 2015

US$    839

01 June 2015 to 31 October 2015

US$ 1,308

01 November 2015 to 19 December 2015

US$    839

20 December 2015 to 10 January 2016

US$    944