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
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Latest News From Vumbura Plains

  • Vumbura Plains - September 2017
    Sep 14, 2017

    Sightings of the more elusive species like wild dog, cheetah, pangolin and sable antelope were particularly amazing at Vumbura Plains this month…

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  • Vumbura Plains Camp - August 2017
    Aug 17, 2017

    Gloriously warm afternoons were spent boating on the Delta waters around Vumbura Plains, watching amazing sightings of elephant crossing the deep waters…

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  • Vumbura Plains - July 2017
    Jul 3, 2017

    The wild dogs were seen often between Vumbura North and South camps, sparking the question as to whether they might have a den close by…

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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