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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The combination of cotton, reinforced with polyester makes this shooting shirt feel soft and comfortable. Ambidextrous design with quilted shooting patches. The shooting patches are unpadded and are designed to increase the shirt's durability rather than reduce recoil. Comes with spread collar, button chest pockets, sleeve tabs and pleated upper yoke panel for mobility. Buy Now
This cotton safari shirt has embroidery on the bodice and sleeves.The button front is garment dyed and washed to create a faded look. Hi-low rounded hem has side gussets for complete freedom of movement. 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
This quick-drying and moisture-wicking stretch travel shirt resists wrinkles and has odour control. UPF 50 will protect you from the sun for the lifetime of the garment. Store your small valuables in the hidden zip security pocket. The long sleeves convert to three-quarter length secured with the roll tabs. It is finished with princess seams and shirttail hem. Buy Now
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 Carhartt women's shirt is slightly loose for a comfortable fit. It has a mesh-lined vent in the back to facilitate flow-through ventilation. The long sleeves roll to three-quarter length with button-secured tabs. Buy Now