Vumbura Plains Camp, Okavango Delta, Botswana

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Wildlife at Vumbura Plains

The annually flooded grasslands of the Okavango Delta surrounding Vumbura Plains are locally referred to as 'melapo' and offer good seasonal viewing of elephant, giraffe, impala, sable antelope, kudu, zebra, common waterbuck and reedbuck, tsessebe, wildebeest, red lechwe and Cape buffalo. Hippo and crocodile are common in the waterways. Predators include the African wild dog, several resident prides of lion, as well as leopard, cheetah and African wildcat. Birding is exceptional all year round.


What You Could See at Vumbura Plains

  • First time to Africa
  • Travelled to Africa
  • Seasoned Travellar

Latest News From Vumbura Plains

  • 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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  • Vumbura Plains - January 2016
    Jan 11, 2016

    Watching wild dog on a hunt is an Okavango safari highlight at Vumbura Plains…

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“ 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