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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Submitted by: Wilderness Safaris, Nov 21, 2016

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Latest News From Vumbura Plains

  • Vumbura Plains - July 2016
    Jul 2, 2016

    Lechwe outsmart wild dog at Vumbura this month.

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  • Vumbura Plains - June 2016
    Jun 2, 2016

    Guide Ike’s rare and thrilling sighting of a pangolin near Vumbura Plains was unquestionably the highlight of our wildlife encounters this month…

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  • Vumbura Plains - April 2016
    Apr 10, 2016

    Sightings of the big males from the Kubu Pride were undoubtedly a highlight at Vumbura this month, while our first hot air balloon activity produced a superb flight…

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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