What to bring on your Great Karoo safari

"There is no such thing as bad weather, only unsuitable clothing"


Regardless of when you visit Samara, make sure you bring the following essential items:

In summer, don’t forget:

In winter, we recommend:

A range of fleeces, caps, beanies, T-shirts and shirts is available from the shop at Karoo Lodge. Please note that the use of drones is not permitted during game drives to avoid unnecessary stress to the reserve’s wildlife.

Why not Pack for a Purpose?

Samara is a proud member of Pack for a Purpose, an initiative that allows travellers to make a lasting impact in the community of their travel destination. If you save just a few kilos of space in your suitcase and take supplies for the projects we support, you’ll make a priceless impact in the lives of our local children and families. Read more about the supplies needed here.

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