What Should You Pack When Going on a Safari


  • Shorts
  • T-shirts
  • Short sleeved shirts
  • Long sleeved sweater or shirts and pants for evening
  • Cap/hat for sun protection
  • Bandanna for dust
  • Small towel

For Wear

  • Comfortable, breathable shoes, waterproof shoes
  • Comfortable, breathable socks

Equipment For Camping Safari

  • Sleeping bags will be provided by Open Africa Safaris with no charge
  • you can also bring your own sleeping bag with you for camping safari and Kilimanjaro hiking for all routes, except  Marangu route

Personal Safari Equipment

  • Camera film / digital camera
  • Video camera / tapes
  • Batteries / camera chargers


  • Hand torch / head torch
  • Soap
  • Lotion / sunscreen
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Notebook
  • Pen and pencil
  • Wet wipes
  • Pocket knife
  • Sunglasses
  • Toilet paper
  • Baby diapers for young ones
  • Guidebook

First Aid

  • Personal first aid supplies
  • Sleeping aid
  • Diarrhea medicine
  • Headache and stomach medicine
  • Mosquito and bug sprays are recommended


  • Playing cards
  • Reading books
  • iPod / tablets

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