Vumbura Plains Camp, Okavango Delta, Botswana

Vumbura Plains is a Premier Camp

Eco-retreat offering the best of the Okavango’s wildlife and activities

A retreat of contemporary and unique design, Vumbura Plains comprises two separate satellite camps, consisting of 14 rooms overall (of which two accommodate families). Each camp has its own sumptuous raised lounge, dining and bar area with magnificent vistas across the Okavango Delta, while a deck with comfortable cushions protrudes into the floodplain, either for star-gazing or as a convivial camp fire setting.

Each large, luxurious room is raised off the ground, with indoor and outdoor showers and an en-suite bathroom. A step down is the lounge area, open on three sides for that iconic view of the floodplains. Additional room features include a private plunge pool and 'sala' – a place from which to watch the passing parade of wildlife or indulge in a soothing massage.

Highlights

  • Game viewing at Vumbura is enjoyed on both land and water year-round
  • The habitat mix means just about every species found in the Okavango can be seen
  • Excellent predator sightings, from lion to wild dog
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Some things to do at Vumbura Plains

  • First time to Africa
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  • Take a morning game drive through habitats of all kinds to see a range of wildlife.

  • Spend the afternoon watching the comings and goings of wildlife from the comfort of camp.

  • Float down a crystal-clear Okavango waterway on a mokoro, seeing reed frogs and waterlilies.

 

Activities and Facilities:

Game Drive (Day) Game Drive (Night) Mokoro (Seasonal) Boating (Seasonal) Catch-and-Release Fishing (Seasonal) Guided Walks (Seasonal) Cultural Experiences Birding Massage Treatments Private Plunge Pool at each Room Family Room No Wi-Fi

Latest News From Vumbura Plains

  • Vumbura Plains - April 2016
    Apr 10, 2016

    Sightings of the big males from the Kubu Pride were undoubtedly a highlight at Vumbura this month, while our first hot air balloon activity produced a superb flight…

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  • Vumbura Plains - March 2016
    Mar 1, 2016

    Right in our Vumbura Plains staff canteen area we have had the privilege of watching a pair of long-billed crombecs build a nest from scratch, the female lay her little eggs and wait for the hatchlings…

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  • Vumbura Plains - February 2016
    Feb 19, 2016

    The Golden Pack of wild dog kept our guests highly entertained on numerous occasions at Vumbura Plains, and was even seen chasing jackal…

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As recommended on TripAdvisor

“ The animal sightings were non-stop and the hospitality unrivalled. If you go to the Okavango Delta, do not miss this camp! ”
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Reviewed by: Intrepidtraveler23, 03 April 2016