Vumbura Plains Camp, Okavango Delta, Botswana

Vumbura Plains is a Premier Camp

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

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Latest News From Vumbura Plains

  • Vumbura Plains – August 2014
    Aug 31, 2014

    August is Heritage Month for Wilderness Safaris and we hosted an amazing cultural celebration for guests at Vumbura Plains…

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  • Vumbura Plains – July 2014
    Jul 31, 2014

    The beautiful sable are still doing well around Vumbura Plains and by the look of things we can expect calves soon…

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  • Vumbura Plains – June 2014
    Jun 30, 2014

    Climate and Landscape The yearly inundation has arrived at Vumbura Plains and the roads are filled with crisp clear water while the floodplains are full and glisten in the late evenings, creating a spectacular sunset scene. With...

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A Quote From Our Guests

“ This camp truly has it all---excellent food, lush accommodations and a natural environment that allows you to get up close and personal with the animals ”
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Reviewed by: Kid55, 2013.09.02