A lodge under trees ona river bank at twilightA lodge under trees ona river bank at twilight

Pelo Camp

From: $495.00

Pelo Camp is a sublime Okavango Delta camp, surrounded by water activities include game drives, boats, mokoro excursions, birding and catch and release fishing. Intimate accommodation this is a unique camp in a beautiful location for wildlife and birds.


Pelo Camp

Okavango Delta

Pelo means “heart” in the local Setswana language. The camp is situated on an island and is surrounded by permanent water making this the perfect location for water based activities, birding, fishing and game drives. Walking safaris are seasonal. The 150 000 acre concession has an excellent diversity of landscapes and habitats that support myriad wildlife and birds.

Water channels cut their way through papyrus and reeds as you silently move through the water on your mokoro. Experienced water guides will point out frogs, birds and the occasional pods of hippo. Beautiful and lush palm islands dot the landscape and support a stunning array of birds. In the marsh areas herds of Red Lechwe are followed by Lion and Leopard.

Boating, mokoros, walking safaris (pre booking is essential), birding and fishing will keep your holiday exciting and interesting with the experienced guides of Pelo. Scenic helicopter flights and day trips to the Tsodilo Hills can also be arranged on prior request.

Safari Tents

Five spacious tents all overlook the surrounding water. Each with a private deck for relaxing during the day, bird watch from he comfort of your tent.

Children 13 years and older are welcome in the camp and to join in the activities. Children from 13 – 16 must share a tent with an adult and minimum age for activities is 13 years.

Read our Country Information for advice on travel to Botswana.

Would you like an adventure into the Okavango with friends or family? Have a look at Linyanti Tented Camp.

For more exclusive and private safaris in Africa and the Okavango Delta explore Xaranna, Sandibe or Nxabega – these camps are guaranteed to make your safari a dream.

The Okavango Delta is a the largest alluvial fan on our planet, its an incredible fluke of nature from source to destination, read more about this fascinating geological feature.

How to Get There

Fly In

Fly to Maun from Cape Town or Johannesburg’s O R Tambo International Airports with SA Airlink, Air Botswana or South African Airways.

On your arrival in Maun you will be met by your safari representative who will assist you to a light aircraft for your flight to Pelo.

At the airfield you will be met by your guide for the short game drive to camp.

For assistance with domestic flights get in touch with us.



  • Accommodation
  • All meals
  • Local brand drinks
  • Daily game drives
  • Park fees
  • Laundry


  • Premium brand drinks and champagne
  • Gratuities
  • Any items of a personal nature
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Emergency medical evacuation insurance
  • Domestic flights

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