What to Pack for a African Safari
If you have never travelled to Africa before or been on safari, packing can be a daunting task! Having been on countless trips ourselves, both as clients, for research and as guides, our packing list is down to a fine art. Often clients bring more than they need, from water purification to food and bed linen. Unless you are camping or climbing Mt Kilimanjaro (in which case we will advise you on your packing list), then the packing list is quite simple:
Items that are best left at home:
Always ask your tour company for a suggested packing list if you are unsure!
Posted 10th January 2021
Travellers around the world are choosing to go on safari during Covid-19 times because it is a relatively risk-free holiday option. Safaris are already great for social distancing with the majority of time spent in the open air and in national parks.
With hundreds of safari companies in Tanzania alone, what should you be looking for in a tour operator to make sure you are making a good choice? African safaris are an investment for a trip of a lifetime, so you need to get it right.