Women's safari shirts need to be practical and tough if you are hunting, walking in the bush or travelling. Practically any shirt is OK for around camp or in the safari vehicle, though long sleeves, insect repellent fabric and muted colours are recommended.
These safari shirt tips are for hunting and walking in the African bush. If you are only intending to game-view from a vehicle, your choice of safari shirt style is not so important.
These suggestions for women's safari shirts include some very suitable for hard core African hunting or bush-bashing, some for a more restful life in camp and others for general travel and sight-seeing. Most come in more colours other than shown.
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***NEW*** This shirt is designed to stand up to the rigors of a safari. It has Insect Shield bug repellent which works against mosquitoes, ticks, ants, flies, chiggers and midges. With UPF 30, it protects you from the sun, too. Naturally breathable pure cotton button front has roll-tab long sleeves that convert to three-quarter length, button-through pleated chest pockets and epaulets on the shoulders. Buy Now
This linen shirt is designed to keep you comfortable and cool in hot temperatures. Slightly oversized and comfy, this airy blouse is a must in every wardrobe. It features classic collared button down design, mother of pearl buttons at closure and cuffs and two large front pockets. Buy Now
The Columbia women's Bahama long sleeve shirt is vented to facilitate airflow so you stay cool on hot days. It has Omni-Wick moisture-management technology - wicking properties move moisture away from the body and enable perspiration to evaporate quickly. It also has Omni-Shade sun protection - blocks UVA and UVB rays, helping to prevent sun burn and long-term skin damage through a tight weave construction, UV reflectors, and UV-absorbing technology. Buy Now
***NEW*** This indigo safari camp shirt has a gently faded, worn look with a frayed trim on the shoulder yoke, back yoke, and hi-low hem. An inverted back pleat allows the pure cotton fabric to drape fluidly. Buy Now
***NEW*** This cool, protective shirt is constructed from cotton poplin that's garment-washed for comfort. Hidden back vents keep air circulating in the heat and roll-up sleeves allow you to easily adapt to changing conditions. Buy Now
The Vent Back Adventure shirt for women by Tag Safari comes with a mesh lined vent back to circulate air to keep you cool. Two chest pockets with button down flaps carry essential outdoor gear. Swiss tabs keep shirt sleeves neatly rolled up when the weather turns warm. Double stitched throughout for durability, with generous sizing and long tails that stay tucked in. Made in Africa from pre-washed and pigment dyed cotton for a natural worn look. Buy Now
This snap-front shirt has western styling and is made of 100% ring-spun cotton twill that has been washed for a soft finish. The two front chest pockets have spade-shaped flaps with snap closures, while the back features a spade-shaped yoke the cuffs also have snap closures and the sleeves are the perfect length for comfort. Buy Now