This is the most important question that should come to your mind when you start planning for the Socotra holiday, find in this article everything you need to know in order to be well-prepared.

Essential list


  • Swimsuit
  • Light jacket
  • T-shirt & long sleeve shirts
  • Activewear pants
  • Socks & underwears
  • Light scarf
  • Trekking sandals or walking shoes
  • Flip flops
  • Hat


  • Extra camera battery
  • Power plug adapter
  • 20000mAh or higher power bank
  • Extra charging cables
  • Cleaning wipes & dust protector
  • Camera tripod
  • Dry bag


  • Microfiber towel
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Environmentally friendly soap, shampoo, and sunscreen
  • Skin lotion & lip balm
  • Toothbrush toothpaste & floss
  • Insect repellents
  • Personal hygiene products


  • Pain killers
  • Personal first aid kit
  • Ibuprofen (Diarrhea)


  • Flashlight
  • Headlamp
  • Lightweight daypack
  • Sleeping bag (optional)
  • Camping Pillow (optional)

You can always bring whatever you like, for example, your laptop, professional camera, etc, It is recommended to wear comfortable pants if you walking around Hadibo for females, is not a great idea to wear tight, short or yoga pants without wearing a top that covering the lower part of your body.
If you forgot to bring whatever clothing is necessary we are happy to take you to the local market, female clothing shopping in Socotra is fun, always feel welcome to drop us a message if you are not sure :)

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