What to pack for your safari
Passports, Travel Insurance, money and ticketsA few photocopies of all personal documents such as passports, visas, flights, travel insurance, vaccination card, international debit cards, (Master Card, Visa credit cards etc.) driving license
Telephone list for immediate blocking of lost debit card and insuranceClosed fitting shoes preferably snickers, boots, good rubber shoes.
Torches/phone torch can also be used
Hat/Cap to protect you from the sunPrescription glasses, Sunscreen, sunglasses and lip balm
Power adapter with 3-4 sockets – this enables a shaver, trimmer, electric toothbrush and any batteries to be charged via a single adapter Toiletries e.g. toothbrushes and toothpaste, toilet rolls, insect repellant/lotion.
Light clothing for hot days and change of clothes(Casual, comfortable clothing)
A light, compact raincoat if it is likely you will encounter rain (gorilla and chimp trekking)
Swimsuit – some of the lodges and camps have swimming poolsLong sleeves & long pants to protect you from the sun and mosquitoes Pocket money.
BinocularsAny medication you are on.
Hand Medicine: analgesic, allergy pills, remedy for diarrhea (maybe Imodium), malaria pills, plasters and disinfectant wipesPain killers.
Drinks and beverages.Snacks.
Cameras and films.A spirit of adventure and willingness to participate.
Great deal of patience.A Smile and sense of humor.