Our Suggested Packing List

It is advisable to carry your belongings in soft-sided, sturdy duffle bags as per the below picture especially for flight safaris as most local airlines have a strict baggage allowance of 15kgs per passenger including hand luggage. Any added baggage weight is chargeable.

For a complete road safari in Tanzania, you can carry luggage weight of up to 23 kgs per person. Please note Plastic bags are banned in Tanzania!

As you’ll be spending hours in your safari vehicle, we recommend you pack loose-fitting, comfortable clothing. The below list will guide you on suitable clothing:
Clothing List:
✓ Short-sleeve shirts or T-shirts
✓ Pairs of shorts
✓ Long-sleeve shirts for evening times (for protection from sun and mosquitoes)
✓ Pairs of cotton trousers or light pants/skirts - Pick neutral colour tones like khaki, stone and brown
✓ 1 light weight warm jacket or fleece (Morning and nights can get chilly)
✓ 1 wide-brim hat with an under-chin tie (to stop it from being blown off in open-top vehicles)
✓ Comfortable walking shoes - closed walking field shoes/boots
✓ Lightweight sandals or flip flops (for wearing around the camp)
✓ Cotton socks and underwear
✓ Buff, scarf or bandana (good for dust)
✓ Sunglasses
✓ Sports bra for women. Some of the roads in the reserve are not well maintained and can be quite bumpy

You will definitely need your own personal items as well such as:
Personal list:
✓ Passport + a copy (keep in separate bags)
✓ Camera, battery, extra battery and plenty of memory cards –You will need this for the photos of all your precious memories!
✓ Chargers (for camera and phone) and a power adaptor
✓ Sunscreen (get unscented to avoid attracting insects)
✓ Lip balm
✓ Mosquito repellent
✓ Toiletries (toothpaste, toothbrush etc.)
✓ Cash for tips (including driver guide and camp staff) and for souvenirs (Pls DO NOT purchase any items made from ivory).
In case of further questions, pls. do not hesitate to contact us!

About Sunworld

Sunworld Safaris is operational since 1997 and is an owner - run Specialist Tour Operator, based in Nairobi, Kenya. We select eco-friendly hotels/lodges/ camps for our guests, are determined to respect and conserve wildlife and support local communities. We run professionally customized safaris to suit our clients' needs in all aspects. Our tours are carefully planned & executed through our handpicked and highly skilled team.

           

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Saturdays 8.30am - 13.00pm
 
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