Safari Packing List

BELOW ARE HELPFUL LISTS TO ASSIST YOU with packing for a trip with Good Earth Tours and should get you thinking about what you’ll need to bring to maximize your experience…

Clothing List

  • Long sleeved lightweight shirts for protection from the sun
  • Sweater or jacket and pants for cold temperatures at night
  • Hat
  • Bathing suit (if you stay in a lodge/hotel that has a swimming pool)
  • Socks
  • Belt
  • Sandals for wear during safari
  • Lightweight hiking shoes
  • One nice pair of shoes
  • Short pants
  • Sunglasses
  • Reading glasses (if you wear contacts bring glasses as it can be very dusty)
  • Remember to bring enough clothing for the entire safari as you may not have the opportunity to have them washed (however, most lodges do offer laundry service at extra cost)

Personal Items List

  • Sunscreen
  • Lip sun block
  • Toiletries
  • Ziploc bags for camera and toiletries
  • Ibuprofen
  • Bug repellant

Other Items

  • Camera – a 300 mm lens is recommended
  • Extra camera batteries
  • Flashlight
  • Binoculars (each of our vehicles has 1 – 2 binoculars)
  • Locks for baggage
  • Video camera
  • Small gifts for Maasai children – pencils, pens
  • Travelers checks or currency
  • Wildlife guides
  • Small day pack
  • Money belt
  • Snacks