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Vumbura Plains

The Ultimate Delta Safari 

Wilderness Vumbura Plains epitomises the ultimate Okavango Delta luxury safari, offering both land and water experiences.


Wilderness Vumbura Plains

The ultimate all year round Okavango Delta safari.


Vumbura Plains is as lavish and lush as its beautiful surroundings. Dreamy Delta waterways, green island woodlands and golden grasses, teeming with an ongoing wildlife parade - ever-changing with the seasons and always awe-inspiring.  

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Wilderness Vumbura Plains blends easily into its natural surroundings. Elegantly appointed suites, elevated on wooden decking, are set along the water’s edge, each with a private viewing deck, plunge pool, sun loungers and a covered sala for siestas and private dining. Follow the walkway to the open lounge and dining room to enjoy the delectable ciusine a major highlight of your stay.
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In line with our light footprint philosophy, our menu at Vumbura Plains celebrates delicious local and seasonal ingredients, the region's traditions, and our partnership with local farmers and suppliers. Signature dishes use the traditional powdered root of the Okavango waterlily, ‘tswii’. Local ‘phapata’ bread cooked over the morning camp fire is an early morning safari staple.
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Wilderness Vumbura Plains

Vumbura Plains seems to float, an artful balance of wood, glass, and canvas. The design moves seamlessly from the outside in, reflecting the Delta’s rich hues, local landscape and culture. The most spacious of our Delta camps, Vumbura Plains is a model of impactful tourism, celebrating our proud partnership with the Okavango Community Trust and its residents from five local villages.   


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Our purpose

As custodians of the world’s most iconic wildlife destinations we are passionate about conservation. Through the Okavango Community Trust, we work with local communities to share skills, educate and uplift local villages. Improving lives and livelihoods. Inspiring the next generation to protect and guard these precious wildlife sanctuaries.






Vumbura Plains Experiences

Reconnect with what really matters with family and friends, exploring this jewel of the Okavango Delta. Waterways in which elephants wade daily, otters swim past, and the plethora of birdlife brightens the sky with flashes of colour. Thrilling game drives. Leisurely afternoons by the pool. And nights under the stars, filled with music, laughter, stories - a celebration of life.


Explore camps in the Okavango Delta

Captivating Vumbura Plains lies in the far north of Botswana’s Okavango Delta. It is located in a 90 000-hectare private wilderness area bordering the Moremi Game Reserve. Its diversity and scenic range of environments attract large densities of wildlife, including numerous predators. All of which makes Vumbura Plains an unmissable all year round safari destination.

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Vumbura Plains featured stories

Longing to visit the Okavango Delta in Botswana? Scroll through striking wildlife photographs, read our featured stories and get on-the-ground updates from our team at Vumbura Plains.
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Let’s plan your next journey


When we say we’re there every step of the way, we mean it, literally. From planning the perfect circuit, to private inter-camp transfers on Wilderness Air, and easing you through Customs. We’re with you on the ground, at your side, 24-7, from start to finish. Ready to take the road less travelled? Contact our Travel Designers to plan an unforgettable journey.