Safari Checklist

Travel essentials

Valid passport and Visa
Photo copy of passport
Airline ticket
International health card with immunisations (yellow fever)
Travel insurance
Medical insurance
US$ cash / travellers cheques (checks) / credit card
Small lock to lock zippers together
Sleeping bag for adventure camping

Clothing

Neutrally coloured clothing
4 – 5 short sleeve t-shirts
2 – 3 pairs of shorts
2 sweaters or sweatshirts
Socks
Underwear
Hankies
2 pairs of casual trousers
2 long sleeve shirts
Lightweight rain jacket
Fleece jacket
Swim suit
Warm sleeping outfit for camping safaris
Wide-brimmed hat
Walking shoes
Lightweight shoes

Accessories

Toilet kit (soap, tooth brush, toilet articles, handy wipes, etc. It’s best to bring small trail size containers.)
Towel
Sun screen and lip protection (SPF 30)
Ziploc bags to protect camera, binoculars and other such things from dust
Money belt
Insect repellent spray

First aid

Aspirin
Imodium
Bandages
Throat lozenges
Eye drops
Valoid
Painkillers

Other accessories

Camera, lenses and extra film, where applicable (ASA 200 film recommended)
Binoculars
Pocket knife
Insect repellent

Video camera
Battery packs
Tri-pod
Snacks
Sweets
Nuts
Reading and writing material