This page equips you with the knowledge you need to plan your perfect Tanzanian safari. From understanding typical daily routines to packing essentials and staying safe, explore these questions and discover the answers that will transform your safari dream into a remarkable reality.


  • T-shirts
  • Shorts
  • Cotton dresses
  • Cotton pants
  • Long sleeved clothes
  • Jeans
  • Safari trousers to protect from sunburn and insects’ bite
  • Wide brimmed hats
  • Scarfs, Bandanna, Sarong
  • Warm clothes (jackets, sweaters, pullovers, wraps) for cooler evenings and even for game drives
  • Depending on the season of your visit, you may need a raincoat.
  • Windbreaker for early safaris


  • Comfortable footwear
  • Walking shoes and socks
  • Open sandals during warmer months.


  • Your Tickets,
  • Passport + Visa
  • Travel Insurance (Optional)
  • Itinerary
  • Extra cash o US Dollars is preferred o Many lodges don’t accept cards

Personal care

  • Prescribed medications
  • Preventive or emergency (OTC) medicines (in case of headaches, diarrhea, indigestion, sore throat, cold, nose block so on)
  • Skin protectors like Sunblock and lip balm (with an SPF of at least 15)
  • Sunglasses
  • Wet tissues / Face Wipes
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Other personal toiletries


  • Camera with extra pair of batteries
  • Binoculars
  • Insect repellents like creams or patches
  • Snacks (if required, we provide 3 meals a day during the safari. If you want additional snacks then that should be carried by you)
  • Headlamp
  • Sleeping bag
  • Sleeping bag linen for hotter nights
  • UK Power adapter