Travel & Vacation packing checklist

The Perfect Travel Packing list

When you’re packing for a trip, it’s easy to forget things. To make sure you don’t leave anything behind, use our checklist of over 50 essential items to take with you on your next vacation.

This packing list will help ensure you have everything you need for a safe and enjoyable trip. Print it out and check each item off as you pack it. That way, you’ll have a record of everything you’re taking with you and won’t forget any essentials.

So what are you waiting for? Get packing! And don’t forget to download our PDF checklist at the end of this article. Bon voyage!

The Ultimate Vacation Packing Checklist

  1. Passport
  2. Travel Visa (if required)
  3. Driver’s License or ID card
  4. Tickets/Itinerary
  5. Hotel Confirmation
  6. Money/Credit Cards/Traveller’s Checks
  7. Insurance Documents
  8. Medication (prescription and over-the-counter)
  9. First Aid Kit
  10. Camera + Accessories
  11. Cell Phone + Charger
  12. Laptop + Charger
  13. Plug Adaptors/Converters (if necessary)
  14. Clothes + Shoes
  15. Hat
  16. Swimsuit
  17. Sunglasses
  18. Toiletries
  19. Books/Magazines/Entertainment
  20. Travel Guide
  21. Maps
  22. Emergency Contact Information
  23. Gifts for Hosts/Local Friends
  24. Luggage + Tags
  25. Backpack/Daypack
  26. Purse/Wallet
  27. Umbrella
  28. Sleeping Bag/Linens (if necessary)
  29. Flashlight + Batteries
  30. Swiss Army Knife/Multi-Tool (if allowed by country)
  31. Hammock (if allowed by country)
  32. Trekking Poles (if allowed by country)
  33. Hiking Boots/Shoes
  34. Snacks
  35. Water Bottle
  36. Bug Repellent
  37. Sunscreen
  38. Soap
  39. Towel
  40. Toilet Paper/Tissues (if necessary)
  41. Lighter
  42. Matches (if necessary)
  43. Candle (if necessary)
  44. Whistle
  45. Mirror (if necessary)
  46. Compass (if necessary)
  47. GPS Device (if necessary)
  48. Watch
  49. Alarm Clock (if necessary)
  50. binoculars (if necessary)
  51. Walkie-Talkie (if necessary)

Now that you’ve packed everything on our checklist, you’re ready for a great trip! Just remember to relax and have fun. Bon voyage!

Download our great Travel & Vacation packing checklist

PS: Don’t forget to download our PDF checklist at the end of this article. Print it out and check each item off as you pack it. That way, you’ll have a record of everything you’re taking with you and won’t forget any essentials.

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