Wilderness Vumbura Plains

WILDERNESS Vumbura Plains is a high end lodge located overlooking beautiful wetlands in the heart of the Vumbura concession in the northern Okavango Delta.

Wilderness Vumbura Plains is a wonderful property if you are looking to combine a high level of luxury (and a little pampering and personal service) with fantastic game viewing and a lovely Okavango Delta experience. The Vumbura concession is varied and beautiful, and whilst super for game viewing, it also offers good wetland Okavango experiences with boat cruises, mekoro excursions and fishing all possible. This makes Wilderness Vumbura Plains one of the best lodges from which to enjoy the full range of Okavango habitats and activities. The lodge is expensive, especially in high season, but for guests accepting of the price tag, Vumbura Plains is fantastic lodge in a great area.


Wilderness Vumbura Plains is divided into two properties, North and South, which are independently operated camps. North Camp caters for 20 guests in eight suites, two of which are family suites with extra sleeping accommodation for children, whilst South Camp…


The Vumbura private concession is extremely exclusive with some 230 sq. miles of pristine big game territory and waterways to explore. The habitat is a wonderful mix or permanent waterways, seasonal floodplains, mature woodland…


The variety of activities on offer and the high levels of personal service offered by the staff make Wilderness Vumbura Plains an exceptional high end safari and wilderness experience for any family. North Camp is most suitable for families with children…

Conservation & community

Wilderness Safaris established the Children in the Wilderness programme (CITW) focusing on the children from villages close to the remote areas in which they operate, educating them in environmental awareness and training them in the life skills…

LocationNorthern Okavango Delta
AccessCharter flight, helicopter or shared air transfer into Vumbura airstrip
OpenAll year
Camp StyleLuxury safari lodge
FocusBig game / Delta experience / Luxury
Children6 years +
ActivitiesGame drives (day and night) / Mokoro / Boating / Nature walks / Birding / Fishing / Stargazing
Maximum Guests on Vehicle6
Private Vehicle OptionsYes
Off-road DrivingYes
Number of RoomsVumbura North has 8 suites (including 2 family suites) / Vumbura South has 6 suites
Family AccommodationVumbura North has 2 two bedroomed family suites / Triples possible
BathroomFlush toilet / Plumbed basin / Indoor and outdoor plumbed showers
Power for chargingIn room
HairdryerProvided in room
Heating/CoolingCeiling fan / Standing fan
Room SafeYes
Laundry ServiceComplimentary
Communication in roomRadio
Wi-FiIn room
Mobile ReceptionYes
SwimmingRoom plunge pool
WellnessIn room massage
Dining StylePrivate
Drinks IncludedHouse drinks
Credit CardsVisa and Mastercard