Need a packing list for backpacking in  Cameroon? Look no further! For those of you planning a trip backpacking in Cameroon and don’t know what to pack, here is a packing list that will ensure you’re prepared for your backpacking adventure.


? Passport

? Copies of important documents
(passport, credit cards, etc…)

? Important phone numbers

? Money (credit/debit card, cash,
travellers cheques, etc…)

? Backpack (not a suitcase)

? Day bag

? Sleeping bag, sleeping sheet and
camping mattres (check with your travel consultant if required)

? Head torch and spare batteries

? Sunglasses

? Washing line

? Towel


 1 pair of open shoes

 1 pair of walking shoes

 1 pair lightweight long sleeved shirt

 2 lightweight long pants

 1 bathing suit

 5 light cotton tops

3 shorts/shirts/boardies

 1 sarong

 1 hat/sunhat/cap

 1 lightweight waterproof jacket

 1 sweaters/polar fleece/jumpers

3 pairs of socks

7 pairs of underwear

 One set of tidy clothes for a night


 Your normal toiletries

 Insect repellent


 Lip balm


 Enough of your prescribed medication
to sustain needed usage

First Aid Kit

Pain killers malaria medication

 Rehydration sachets

Anti-diarrhoea medication

 Antihistamine tablets or cream

 Antiseptic cream or spray


Eye drops



 Camera with spare batteries and

Extra memory card

 Camera case


? Contact number for your travelconsultant

 Write a list of your allergies in your
vaccination certificate booklet

Do Not Bring



Camouflaged patterned clothes

Hair dryer/curling iron


 Expensive clothes

 Expensive jewellery

Also Bring  Sense of humour,  Sense of adventure, Open mind Patience

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