Things to Bring

Health requirements:

  • Yellow Fever Certificate. only when coming from a infected country.
  • Anti malaria prophylactics
  • Small medical kit for cuts & grazes
  • Contact lens wearers may be bothered by dust, it is advisable to bring glasses just in case.
  • Anti-diarrhea tablets + Imodium
  • Sun block.
  • Insect repellent {with deet}
  • Cool cotton clothes.
  • A warm sweater.
  • Light raincoat.
  • Water bottle.
  • Wide brimmed hat.
  • Sleeping bag for camping safaris or mountain climbing.

Don’t forget!

  • Film & batteries. (Slide film is very hard to buy in Africa. Please make sure that for slide(dias) pictures you bring plenty with you!)
  • Torch or headlamp
  • Binoculars


Although most major Hotels accept credit cards.

For things purchased, the rates for obtaining cash via credit cards are very high.

Therefore it is advisable to bring some cash.