Page Updated: July 2020
Sunglasses are an essential accessory when on safari in Africa. The sun in Africa is very intense and harsh so it is important to protect your eyes with best quality sunglasses.
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These Smith Barra glasses are a medium-fit, large coverage frame with ChromaPop polarized lenses. This 6 base frame has megol nose pads and temples, along with side-shield coverage for additional protection and backside glare reduction. ChromaPop lens technology helps you see detail and delivers greater definition, more natural colour, and unmatched clarity. This lens is polarized and built on a carbonic lens platform. Buy Now
These sunglasses use ChromaPopT and TechLite lens technologies for unsurpassed optical clarity. Narrow lightweight temples, out-of-site spring hinges and megol nose and temple pads provide a detailed and secure fit for all day comfort. Buy Now
Oakley Men’s Fuel Cell sunglasses have plutonite lenses which provide 100% UV protection filtering of all UVA, UVB, UVC and harmful blue light. The stress-resistant frame is lightweight & durable for all-day comfort & protection. Buy Now
These polarized polycarbonate lenses are lightweight and shatter resistant. In matte tortoise frame with amber lens. Buy Now
Ray-Ban New Wayfarer polarized sunglasses are lightweight, yet durable with a plastic frame, crystal lenses with 100% UV400 protection coating. Buy Now
As it says on the tin, ready-made sunglass readers are really useful for reading in the sun and not having to swap back and forth between your regular reading specs and sunglasses. They are especially useful on safari if you want to look at a map or wildlife reference book while out in a vehicle.
Incorporating advanced eyewear technologies, these sunglass readers have wide temples and wrap for superior light protection. Add to that premium Italian spring hinges, megol nose and temple pads, a detachable sunglass leash and premium carbonic TLT lenses. In 2.00 and 2.50 magnification. Buy Now
**NEW** These reader sunglasses have three power ranges of +2.50, +2.00 and +1.50. They are lightweight, durable and scratch resistant. Buy Now
These polarized magnifier polycarbonate lenses block glare, are lightweight and shatter resistant. Buy Now
These fitover or clip-on sunglasses are a handy alternative to prescription sunglasses.
These polarized fitover sunglasses are designed to securely and comfortably fit over a wide range of prescription eyewear frame sizes and shapes. The frames are constructed from durable ballistic nylon and feature a lens system that exceeds the highest levels in lens quality for optical clarity and performance. All styles feature adjustable temples that enable each wearer to custom contour the temple shape for an exact fit that is extremely comfortable and secure. Cocoons frame design blocks damaging UV light and glare from all angles. Buy Now
They are lightweight and easy to slip on over your prescription glasses. These fitovers are designed to wrap around your face blocking the sun from the side. They are polarized, providing increased clarity, reduced eye fatigue and glare. Buy Now
These clip-ons have polarized lenses, UV400 Lens Technology which absorbs over 99% of harmful UVA & UVB spectrums. Easy to clip on to any regular glasses. Buy Now
**NEW** These sunglasses designed specifically for use in extreme sun conditions whilst being ideal for people with eye conditions that make them sensitive to light.. Buy Now
Just in case you need one more thing to hang round your neck when you are big game hunting in Africa...this soft, durable and adjustable lanyard strap keeps your sunglasses safe. Buy Now