Pack list recommendation for the beach

For a relaxing stay at the Indian ocean.

Essential items

  • beach shoes with rubber soles – sea urchins do exist!
  • sun hat
  • sunglasses
  • sunscreen
  • water bottle and small back pack for day trips
  • waterproof bag for cameras and phones for dhow sailing trips / diving trips etc.
  • insect repellent – Zanzibar is supposed to be malaria-free but there are still mosquitos
  • bathing suit – should only be worn on the beach / hotel premises
  • good book / e-reader