Congratulations, your trip is drawing near! In order to ensure that you have the best experience possible, we ask that you read the following information carefully, and well ahead of travel. Should you have any questions, please contact your travel consultant for more details.


Before departing for East Africa, we recommend reading through our East Africa Regional Guide >. This guide contains general information about the region you will be visiting.  Next, please browse the many additional resources provided on this page as you plan for your departure.


You may be traveling on a light aircraft during your trip. These aircraft provide a convenient transfer and often give you a unique view of the African landscape. If you do have one or more light aircraft routes on your itinerary, please review our Light Aircraft Guide >, which will help prepare you for this aspect of your trip.


We’ve created a downloadable packing list to help when preparing for your safari. If you’re embarking on a primate trek, climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro or participating in activities like a multi-day mobile walking safari, please refer to your trip documents and speak with your consultant about additional suggested items.. Safari Packing List >