Packing List

  • Light-weight riding hat (recommended - it may be a condition of your insurance, please check)

  • A wide-brimmed sun hat with strap or baseball cap

  • Light-weight riding shoes/jodhpur boots and comfortable shoes for in camp.  

  • Sunglasses on a string plus spare, wrap-around sort if you wear contact lenses

  • bandana/buff to help protect from sun and dust

  • Comfortable clothes to ride in including jodhpurs/long trousers and chaps, long sleeved cotton shirts, jersey or long sleeved fleece, sleeveless vest with pockets

  • Lightweight waterproof/windbreaker jacket. Layering is key as temperatures fluctuate during day

  • Warm clothes for evenings and to sleep in including a woolly hat (beanie) socks and gloves (winter)

  • Underwear and socks (cycling shorts or ski pants help with chaffing)

  • Shorts, t-shirts, sarong, flip-flops or comfortable clothes to wear around camp and showers

  • Sunblock, lip balm/chap stick 

  • a towel,  personal toiletries and mosquito repellent. 

  • Personal meds including “second skin” plasters to protect areas of skin that might chafe, antihistamine and antiseptic cream, eye-drops. Anyone with chronic medical conditions should discuss medication with their doctor 

  • Head torch, camera spare batteries, memory card 

  • Although we provide a warm down-filled bedroll, you may want to add your own fleece or silk lining if you get cold

  • sweets to suck between canters

  • Soft luggage, well labeled and split in 2 bags if over 15 kgs - lots of pockets helps with organising

  • A good sense of humour! ​

Please consult our Terms and Conditions page before coming on safari 


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