What clothes should I bring on safari?
It is a good idea to bring mosquito repellent, sun cream, a hat, sunglasses, and malaria medication. Kenyan supermarkets are quite well stocked, but it never hurts to come prepared with these essentials. However, if you are going on Safari, as you get into the highlands, it gets cooler, and during the early morning and late evenings, you may need a sweater and trousers/jeans. If you are in Mombasa, it is always warm so bring shorts, Generally, in Mombasa, you will not be expected to wear a tie, but some restaurants still short sleeves, and your swimming gear. It is also advisable to have some smart clothes. require long trousers and shirt sleeves. Nairobi also gets quite cold in the evenings during the rainy season, making a sweater a welcome garment. Once again, it is advisable to bring some smart clothes for the evening.