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: Annabel Ellis, Jun 12, 2017

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Latest News From Vumbura Plains

  • Vumbura Plains - June 2017
    Jun 6, 2017

    Vumbura Plains’ local lion pride members are keen climbers and their tracks were found on the camp boardwalk early one morning…

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  • Vumbura Plains - April 2017
    Apr 14, 2017

    Vumbura Plains was blessed with excellent sightings of sable this month, and it is really exciting to see how successfully they are breeding on our concession…

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  • Vumbura Plains - March 2017
    Mar 7, 2017

    Impressive herds of sable were seen on the way to Vumbura’s airstrip this month...

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As recommended on TripAdvisor

“ 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