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, Oct 20, 2017

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Latest News From Vumbura Plains

  • 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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  • 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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“ 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