Little Vumbura, Okavango Delta, Botswana

Little Vumbura is a Classic Camp

Wildlife at Little Vumbura

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 Little Vumbura

  • First time to Africa
  • Travelled to Africa
  • Seasoned Traveller

Latest News From Little Vumbura

  • Little Vumbura - September 2017
    Sep 5, 2017

    The climax for sightings around Little Vumbura this month was when guests got to see one of the rarest animals in the African wilderness – a pangolin!

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  • Little Vumbura - December 2017
    Dec 20, 2017

    One of Little Vumbura’s boat captains, Tom, took a few guests on a fishing trip; no fish were caught but they had two sightings of sitatunga as well as huge crocs…

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  • Little Vumbura - November 2017
    Nov 22, 2017

    Three tiny lion cubs are a thrilling addition to Little Vumbura’s local pride while, almost more excitingly, a rare sitatunga was spotted – and photographed – by guide Nas…

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As recommended on TripAdvisor

“ The mokoro ride was fun-actually seeing the painted reed frogs which serenaded us at dinner made it more fun. All in all a great visit in the "trip of a lifetime" ”
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Reviewed by: Ann249, 09 October 2017