Cape Town Tour Packing List

Essentials:

  • Small backpack for walking that can hold a jacket, lunch pack and water bottle
  • Water bottle
  • Swim Suite
  • Headlamp and or torch with spare batteries
  • Personal medication
  • Binoculars – please do not go and buy if you don’t have one

Documents:

  • Passport / ID or a certifide copy of it
  • Visas – if applicable
  • Travel tickets
  • Copy of passport and travel documents
  • Insurance papers

Electronics:

  • Camera & Battery charger
  • Memory card
  • Spare batteries for camera
  • IPod or MP3 player
  • Electrical adapter – which includes adapters for two prong appliances. Our wall sockets are round, 3 prong, 15 amp units (not square as in the USA). Your plug set should contain a converter so that any equipment you bring along which usually runs on 110volts for example, can be converted to 220 – 240 Volts.
  • Cell phone and charger

General:

  • Comfortable clothes – it is recommended that your shoulders are not exposed to the sun.
  • Underwear and socks
  • Comfortable shoes – we’ll be walking quite a bit so comfortable walking shoes is a must. Flip flops is not recommended for these days.
  • Warm jacket
  • Rain jacket
  • Warm clothes – even though it is not as cold as Europe and other parts in the world it can still become quite chilly in the evenings.
  • Toiletry bag
  • Towel
  • Swim suite
  • Personal medication which includes: malaria prophylactics, headache tablets, pain killers, diarrhoea tables and nausea tablets.
  • Mosquito and insect repellent
  • Sunscreen
  • Cap or hat
  • Sun glasses
  • Spending money