Honeymoon Packing List

The Ultimate Packing List for Your Honeymoon

​Getting packed for the honeymoon can be a difficult task amidst all the commotion of the wedding plans. Our detailed list will assure you pack smart and account for all the essentials despite all that is happening.

​Whether you’ll be sunbathing in Fiji, relaxing in the Alps or sightseeing in Italy, we’ve got you packed smart for any destination.

Travel Basics

  • Tote or lite backpack
  • Small wallet or coin purse that fits easily in your pocket 
  • Plane tickets or confirmation numbers
  • Drivers licenses
  • Passports, Visas (if applicable) 
  • Credit cards
  • Reservation confirmations (hotels, restaurants, other)
  • Travel insurance information
  • Itinerary (if applicable) 
  • List of contacts including emergency phone numbers
  • Photocopies of all the above documents
  • Emergency cash
  • Traveler’s checks
  • Good Camera 
  • Guidebook
  • Electrical converter (if necessary)
  • Luggage tags
  • Headphones
  • Books, magazines

​Optional Extras

  • Athletic/workout gear
  • Addresses of family members and friends for postcards
  • Cell phones, laptops, tablets, etc
  • Calling cards
  • Alarm clock
  • Re-sealable plastic bags in varying sizes
  • Eye mask or travel pillow for airplane
  • Stain removing wipes or stick
  •  Rain shells or travel umbrella

​Clothing & Accessories

  • Casual, comfortable shoes for day
  • Dress shoes for evening
  • Nice pair of slacks
  • Pair of khakis or jeans
  • Casual shirts like tees and polos
  • Oxford shirts or button-downs
  • Sports jacket
  • Light jacket or pullover
  • Swimsuits
  • Tie (if needed)
  • Belts
  • Socks
  • Underwear
  • Sleepwear
  • Sunglasses

​Add for cold weather or skiing destinations

  • Heavy jackets or parkas
  • Mittens or gloves
  • Hats, headbands, or earmuffs
  • Warm, waterproof snow pants
  • Long underwear, leggings, fleece shells
  • Scarves or neck warmers
  • Thick, waterproof socks
  • Ski goggles
  • Boots
  • Sweaters
  • Ski equipment (if applicable) 
  • Rich moisturizer/cream
  • Heavy lip balm


  • Prescription medications
  • Mini medical kit
  • Antibacterial wipes or hand sanitizer
  • Sunblock
  • Toothbrushes
  • Toothpaste
  • Feminine hygiene products
  • Shampoo and Conditioner
  • Hairstyling products (if applicable)
  • Hairbrush or comb
  • Soap or body wash
  • Face wash and other skincare products
  • Lotion or cream for body and face
  • Razors and Shaving cream
  • Deodorant
  • Lip balm
  • Eye drops
  • Contraception
  • Makeup

​Clothing & Accessories – Hers

  • Closed-toe flats for travel
  • Comfortable shoes for day 
  • Dressy shoes for evening
  • Pair of jeans
  • Casual shirts like cotton tees and tanks
  • Blouses or dressier tops
  • Light jacket
  • Cardigan
  • Sundress or day dress
  • Skirts
  • Cocktail dress
  • Evening purse or clutch
  • Swimsuits
  • Sleepwear or lingerie
  • Socks
  • Underwear, bras (don’t forget a strapless) 
  • Sunglasses
  • Accessories (jewelry, scarves, hair accessories)
  • Hairdryer, curling iron or flat iron (optional

​Add for warm weather or beach destinations

  • Cover-ups, tunics, or sarongs
  • Sandals or flip flops
  • Sun hats or baseball caps
  • Aloe
  • Bug spray 
  • Shorts
  • Beach towels (if not provided) 

​Add for adventure or sightseeing destinations

  • Bug spray
  • Binoculars
  • Outdoor/athletic pants
  • Sports bra
  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Extra pairs of athletic socks
  • Sun hats or baseball caps

​Leave behind with trusted family member or friend

  • Photocopies of drivers’ licenses and passports; confirmation numbers; any important documents including travel insurance, credit card numbers, traveler’s check receipts
  • Names, addresses and phone numbers of any hotels you will be staying in and accompanying check-in/check-out dates
  • List of emergency contacts and other important contact information 
  • Optional: consider leaving your engagement ring at home if you are worried about losing it during travel. Some women choose to wear only their wedding band or even buy faux rings for trave