Holiday checklist: what to pack on your next trip.
Learn more about the top essentials to pack and prepare before you head off on your next adventure.
Holidays are all about fun and relaxation. When your next one rolls around, you’ll want to go into it with as few stresses as possible. That means having a comprehensive packing checklist so you can tick off items as you go. Let’s explore what you should keep in mind when packing, plus how you can make a holiday travel checklist of your own.
Things to bring on holiday checklist.
When it comes to packing for holidays, it can be tricky to get it just right. Overpack and you’ll struggle to carry your luggage; under pack and you’ll likely find yourself missing important items or doing laundry every few days. While your destination will dictate the specifics of what you need, you can use this handy checklist as a guideline for the essentials:
- Valid passport/VISA
- Driver’s license
- Airline, train, or bus tickets
- Accommodation information
- Credit card/cash
- Insurance documents
- Travel vaccination documents
- Tickets for tours and excursions
- Cell phone and charger
- Camera and charger
- Travel adapters/plugs
- Appropriate clothing and shoes for your destination
- Toiletries and medications
- Backpack or purse for daytime use
- Activity-specific items like swimsuits, skiing equipment, hiking gear, etc.
If you don’t want to create your own packing checklist, you can also search online for a checklist template. Once you find one you like, you can easily convert it to a PDF for safekeeping or sharing with other travel companions.
Whether traveling abroad or staying closer to home, having an organized approach to your holiday packing can help make for stress-free travel. Get the most out of your trip — discover everything you can do with Adobe Acrobat DC and Acrobat online services to convert, share, and safeguard your travel documents.