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 – June 2015
    Jul 23, 2015

    Elephant sightings and encounters with the rare sable antelope – not to mention myriad other bird and mammal life – all kept Vumbura’s guests enthralled this month…

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  • Vumbura Plains – April 2015
    May 22, 2015

    Guests at Vumbura Plains were treated to a number of predator sightings including lion, leopard, hyaena – and at times wild dog – all complemented by many herds of elephant and antelope, as well as birds and reptiles…

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  • Vumbura Plains – March 2015
    Apr 15, 2015

    Vumbura Plains’ guests enjoyed yet another enchanting month on the Kwedi Concession with comfortable summer temperatures and extraordinary wildlife sightings…

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As recommended on TripAdvisor

“ Vumbura Plains is rather amazing! It's just beautiful. The game was the best here out of any of the camps we hit on this trip. ”
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Reviewed by: SafariSnob, 2015.05.13