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

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Latest Vumbura Plains Album

Submitted by: Russel Friedman, Feb 28, 2015

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Latest News From Vumbura Plains

  • Vumbura Plains – January 2015
    Feb 24, 2015

    The rains have kept the area around Vumbura Plains very green, providing an abundance of food for the grazers, which in turns attracts more predators…

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  • Vumbura Plains – December 2014
    Feb 4, 2015

    To the great delight of all in camp, a juvenile crested barbet emerged from its tree, making its first public appearance since hatching three weeks ago…

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  • Vumbura Plains – November 2014
    Dec 30, 2014

    It’s the season for babies at Vumbura Plains with leggy impalas, wildebeest and toffee-coloured ‘tsesse-babies’ and tiny, ‘teacup’ warthogs all making their appearance…

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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