DODO GROUP TANZANIA LIMITED
dodo group Tanzania

PACKING LIST

Essential Packing List for Travelers

Technical Clothing

1 -Waterproof Jacket, breathable with hood
1 -Insulated Jacket, synthetic or down, warm
1 – Soft Jacket, fleece or soft-shell
3 -Long Sleeve Shirt, light-weight, moisture-wicking fabric
1 – Short Sleeve Shirt, light-weight, moisture-wicking fabric
1 – Waterproof Pants, breathable (side zipper recommended)
2 -Hiking Pants
1 – Fleece Pants
1 – Shorts (optional)
1 – Long Underwear, moisture-wicking fabric
4 – Underwear, moisture-wicking fabric recommended
3 – Sport Bra (women)

Headwear

1 -Brimmed Hat, for sun protection
1 – Knit Hat, for warmth
1 – Balaclava or Buff (recommended)

Handwear

1 -Gloves, warm (waterproof recommended)
1 – Gloves, light

Footwear

1 -Hiking Boots or Shoes, warm, waterproof
4 -Socks, wool or synthetic
1 -Gaiters, waterproof (optional)

Accessories

1 -SunglassesSunglasses or Goggles
1 – Backpack Cover, waterproof (optional)
1 -Water Bottle(Nalgene, 32 oz.)
1 – Water Bladder (Camelbak type, 3 liters)
1 – Towel, lightweight, quick-dry (optional)
1 – Pee Bottle, to avoid leaving tent at night (recommended)
Stuff Sacks, Dry Bags or “Ziploc”-Type Plastic Bags, to keep gear dry and separate. Note that there is a general ban on plastic bags in Tanzania, however Ziploc-type bags for toiletries are permitted for tourists.

Paperwork

Trip Receipt
Passport
Visa (available at JRO)
Immunization Papers
Insurance Documents

Equipment

1 -Sleeping Bag, warm, four seasons*
1 – Camp Pillow, inflatable (optional)
1 -Trekking Poles, collapsable (highly recommended)*
1 -Head Lamp, with extra batteries
1 -Duffel Bag, 70L-90L capacity, for porters to carry your equipment
1 -Daypack, 30-35L capacity, for you to carry your personal gear
*may be rented on location

Other

Toiletries
Prescriptions
Sunscreen
Lip Balm
Insect Repellent, containing DEET
First Aid Kit
Hand Sanitizer
Toilet Paper
Wet Wipes (recommended)
Snacks, light-weight, high calorie, high energy (optional)
Electrolytes, powder or tablets (optional)
Camera, with extra
batteries (optional) these are all Essential Packing List for Travelers